Lowenstein Sandler ranked in the top five in Debtwire’s 1H19 Restructuring Advisory Mandates Report in the category of Lead Counsel: UCC.

This report tracks and ranks advisors by the total number of representations announced during November, covering both in-court and out-of-court situations. Debtwire sourced the advisory mandates highlighted in this report through proprietary reporting, as well as public documents, including court filings.

This edition identifies a total of 143 advisory mandates related to 43 North American companies exploring restructuring alternatives or currently engaged in Chapter 11 and Chapter 15 proceedings (25 in-court, 18 out-of-court). It also includes representations of bidders, plan sponsors and Chapter 7 / Chapter 11 trustees.

The companies are identified companies as prime or middle-market: Debtwire prime companies have at least USD 150m of funded debt commitments, and middle-market companies have less than USD 150m of funded debt.

As a crucial advisor to numerous Fortune 500 companies, Lowenstein Sandler attorneys have been involved in many of the nation’s largest Chapter 11 cases, out-of-court workouts and financial restructurings. We maintain a national profile through our representation of unsecured creditors’ committees, as well as individual secured and unsecured creditors. Lowenstein Sandler’s bankruptcy practice and its leaders are top-ranked in the 2019 edition of the Chambers USA guide, and we are consistently ranked among the most active bankruptcy departments in the nation by The Deal and Debtwire.