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Client News & Insights
Restructuring partner Alan Kornberg received a “Lifetime Achievement Award” as part of the New York Law Journal’s 2021 New York Legal Awards.
Restructuring partner Kelley Cornish has been named to Crain’s New York Business’s 2021 “Notable LGBTQ Leaders and Executives” list.
U.S. Supreme Court Declines to Disturb the Fifth Circuit’s Ruling That Coal Miner Retiree Health Benefits Can Be Modified in Bankruptcy
The U.S. Supreme Court recently denied a certiorari petition filed by certain benefit plan trustees arising out of the chapter 11 bankruptcy of Westmoreland Coal Company.
Paul, Weiss advised an ad hoc group of term loan lenders in connection with the prearranged chapter 11 case of Covia Holdings Corporation in U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas.
Restructuring partner Bob Britton was named to the American Bankruptcy Institute’s 2020 “40 Under 40” honorees.
Paul, Weiss is advising funds and accounts managed by affiliates of Apollo Capital Management, L.P. in a joint proposal, alongside Knighthead Capital Management LLC and Certares Opportunities LLC, to sponsor Hertz Global Holdings, Inc.’s chapter 11 plan of reorganization and to fund Hertz’s and its affiliates’ exit from bankruptcy.
Restructuring partners Alan Kornberg and Elizabeth McColm wrote the “USA” chapter of The International Comparative Legal Guide (ICLG) – Restructuring & Insolvency Laws & Regulations 2021, published by the Global Legal Group Ltd., London.
Paul, Weiss represented Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc., a Houston-based offshore rig contractor, and its subsidiaries in their successful restructuring and chapter 11 cases.
Restructuring partner Jacob Adlerstein authored the “United States” and “Global Trends” chapters of the 2021 edition of Getting the Deal Through – Restructuring & Insolvency, published by Law Business Research Ltd.
The Deal Highlights Paul, Weiss as Leading Adviser to Acquirers in Chapter 11 Cases During COVID-19 Pandemic
In “Restructuring Insider: Paul Weiss Tops Acquirer Counsels,” The Deal highlighted Paul, Weiss as the leading U.S. adviser to acquirers of distressed assets in chapter 11 cases during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Restructuring partner Kelley Cornish was featured in a Q&A in LEADERS magazine’s January 2021 issue.
Paul, Weiss advised an ad hoc group of unsecured noteholders of Gulfport Energy Corporation, an independent returns-oriented, gas-weighted, exploration and development company, in the company’s successful restructuring.
Paul, Weiss is advising California-based fashion brand owner The Collected Group and its debtor subsidiaries in their chapter 11 cases.