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“Widely respected for its expertise in representing creditors, including senior lenders and creditors’ committees.” – Chambers USA

Chadbourne takes pride in the successes we have achieved in representing creditors’ committees in large and high-profile Chapter 11 cases and restructurings. We have a record of proven success representing creditors’ committees in Chapter 11 cases ranging from those involving large national and international businesses such as Tribune Company, Spiegel, Inc./Eddie Bauer Inc., Parmalat USA Corp. and Metromedia Fiber Network, Inc. to major regional businesses such as The New York Daily News, The New York Post and Crown Books Corp.

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The US coal industry is being forced by competition from natural gas and renewable energy to “right size.” At least part of the right sizing will be done through the bankruptcy...


Serving on a court-appointed bankruptcy committee can come with many benefits, and the list just got a little longer. In Blixseth v. Brown, the Ninth Circuit held that committee...
Under the Bankruptcy Code, a creditor may be reimbursed its actual and necessary expenses in making a “substantial contribution” in a chapter 9 or 11 case. Whether a creditor has...
On May 26, 2015, the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) decided Wellness International Network, Ltd. v. Sharif—another case addressing issues raised in the wake of the...
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