Bankruptcy and Creditors’ Rights
Manier & Herod’s bankruptcy and creditors’ rights practice encompasses all aspects of financial restructuring and insolvency matters, whether in-court or of out-of-court, and in the state, federal, and international venues. The firm’s bankruptcy and insolvency attorneys bring a unique blend of business acumen and legal knowledge to each engagement to provide practical and inventive solutions to the most complex legal problems. This expertise has been further honed by our involvement in bankruptcy matters spanning many industries including automotive, healthcare, construction, manufacturing, retail, mining, real estate, hospitality, and entertainment.
Manier & Herod’s bankruptcy practice includes representation of debtors, trustees, and receivers. The creditors’ rights practice includes representation of sureties, insurance companies, landlords, directors, unsecured creditor committees, trade creditors and other third-party entities. We have been selected to represent stakeholders in many “mega” cases including Westinghouse Electric, Co. LLC, Genon Energy, Inc., Payless Holdings LLC, ITT Educational Services, Inc., SunEdison, Inc., Peabody Energy Corporation, Abengoa S.A., Patriot Coal Corp., Walter Energy, Inc., and Alpha Natural Resources, Inc.