Restructuring & Insolvency

Savage regularly advises debtors, creditors’ committees, secured and unsecured creditors, financial institutions, equity owners and investors, trustees, and liquidators and court-appointed fiduciaries in all types of restructuring and insolvency matters both in and out of court. Savage counsels clients in a broad array of sectors, including distressed investing, healthcare, professional services, retail, real estate, airlines, auto, telecommunications and energy. Savage has developed a national reputation as the leading law firm in “conflicts counsel” engagements in large and complex Chapter 11 restructurings on both the debtor and creditors’ committee sides.

The range of services provided by the group includes:

  • Acting as lead counsel to companies and creditors’ committees in both in-court and out-of-court restructurings, reorganizations and liquidations
  • Acting as conflicts counsel or co-counsel for debtors and creditors’ committees in major Chapter 11 engagements
  • Acting as bankruptcy litigation counsel in complex litigation matters in bankruptcy cases throughout the United States
  • Successor liability, constructive, alter ego, and lender liability issues
  • Section 363 assets Sales
  • Assumption or rejection of complex contracts
  • Complex avoidance actions