In some restructurings
the creditor receives a debt security issued by the original debtor with a fair value that differs from the creditor's basis in the loan on the date of the restructuring
He has extensive experience representing publicly- and privately-held debtors, distressed investors, and financial sponsors in special situations, out of court restructurings
and distressed acquisitions, and in-court chapter 11 processes through prepackaged, prearranged, and traditional restructurings
NeJame was also a founding member of the restructuring
group at Lazard Freres & Co for almost ten years, where as a senior investment banker he oversaw new business generation, financial advisory and negotiations in restructurings
, M&A, leveraged finance and other transactions.
15, Accounting by Debtors and Creditors for Troubled Debt Restructurings
, and in particular FASB Technical Bulletin no.
This award was made following Akin Gumps eight-year representation of the bondholders of the three major Icelandic commercial banks that failed in 2008Glitnir, Landsbanki and Kaupthingin all aspects of the restructurings
of the failed bank estates.
* Equity restructurings
include spin-offs and recapitalizations in the form of special large and nonrecurring dividends.
The Turnaround Atlas Awards exclusively honor industry-leading transactions, professionals and firms for excellence in international restructurings
, special situations M&A, judicial and out-of-court reorganizations.
He has wide-ranging experience in restructuring
transactions and particular expertise in complex bondholder restructurings
FTI Consulting, Inc, the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance their enterprise value, today announced that FTI Consulting was honored by the 10th Annual M&A Advisor Turnaround Awards for the highest levels of performance during 2015 in the distressed investing and reorganization industry, covering lower middle market to multi-billion dollar restructurings
"Hiring an excellent lawyer like Riaz is an important milestone in the continued development of the strong insolvency administration practice White & Case has built in Germany, where our advice to financial institutions on client restructurings
is held in particularly high regard," said White & Case partner Thomas Lauria, Global Financial Restructuring
& Insolvency Practice Leader.
Andrew has played a significant role in each of the major restructuring
cycles over the past 25 years as a lawyer and banker, acting on significant public and private company deals, representing debtors on major restructurings
, working on securitisations and structured deals, financial institution restructurings
and insolvencies and advising government bodies and financial institutions.
She advises clients on a broad scope of matters including the restructuring
of facilities and enforcement strategies, contingency planning and restructurings
, and acquisitions and disposals out of insolvencies, as well as having expertise on transaction structuring.