Industries & Practices
Creditors' Rights & Bankruptcy
$1.2 million claim against a professional athlete
Representing a professional athlete lender regarding its $1.2 million unsecured claim in the Chapter 11 case of a professional hockey player. Matter involves providing assistance with discovery issues, plan confirmation issues and many other disputes.
Security of school bonds
Assisted an Ohio school district in the issuance of bonds in which the perceived security for the bonds was threatened by the financial woes of the county’s largest employer and taxpayer. Our attorneys provided timely and critical information to the bond rating agency and investors regarding how oil and gas leases and mineral rights are valued for property tax purposes and the potential impact of a bankruptcy filing on the payment of property taxes for the bonds.
Transactions for senior and mezzanine lenders
Led the restructuring of numerous personal property secured transactions as counsel for both senior and mezzanine lenders.
Contested residential mortgage foreclosures
Served as Ohio counsel for a loan servicer, handling the broad spectrum of complex federal, state and common law issues that arose in the context of consumer financing and residential mortgage lending.
Receiver representation for commercial properties in Ohio
Served as receiver's counsel on all issues related to property management, leasing and sale and assisted in the successful resolution of receivership cases across the state.
Commercial foreclosure in multistate federal court case
Served as lead counsel to a secured lender on a federal court receivership case involving a broad range of issues across multiple states.
$3.3 billion bankruptcy
Was retained as special litigation counsel for the debtors in a $3.3 billion bankruptcy.