Chapter 11 Debtor Representation

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Our business restructuring team’s primary goal is to provide innovative, practical legal solutions to clients involved in distressed financial situations.

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Our focus has always been on developing effective, creative, cost-saving solutions to address our clients’ financial concerns and operational obstacles. Our business-oriented strategies have led to overwhelming successes for our clients.

Among Ropes & Gray’s most recent and notable representations of Chapter 11 debtors are the following:

  • Gawker Media, a media publication, in the case of In re Gawker Media, LLC, a Chapter 11 case in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.
  • Doral Financial Corporation, a former bank holding company, in the case of In re Doral Financial Corporation, a Chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.
  • Monitor Group, a Cambridge consulting firm founded by Harvard Business School professor Michael E. Porter, in the case of In re Monitor Group, a Chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.
  • Contec Holdings Ltd., a cable box repair company, in the restructuring of over $300 million of debt in the case of In re Contec Holdings Ltd., a Chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. Contec is a portfolio company of leading private equity firm Bain Capital.
  • Holley Performance Products, Inc. and its affiliates, in the case of In re Holley Performance Products, Inc., a Chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware, in connection with the negotiation, pre-petition solicitation, filing and consummation of a prepackaged plan of reorganization restructuring Holley's $145 million 12.5% senior second-lien secured notes and 12.25% senior notes.
  • Northern Berkshire Healthcare, a hospital located in Western Massachusetts in its Chapter 11 proceedings which concluded in the confirmation of its plan of reorganization, in the case of In re Northern Berkshire Healthcare, a Chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts. As a result of this successful proceeding, the debtor was able to significantly restructure its bonds, pension liabilities and other obligations.
  • Silicon Graphics, Inc., a leading provider of server and storage products, in its sale to Rackable Systems Inc., in the case of In re Silicon Graphics, Inc., a Chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.
  • Oscient Pharmaceuticals Corporation, a commercial-stage pharmaceutical company, in the case of In re Oscient Pharmaceuticals Corporation, a Chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts.