EducationBachelor of Laws, University of Toronto, 1999
Bachelor of Commerce, University of Alberta, 1995
Significant AccomplishmentsSenior bankruptcy and trial counsel representing Midland Loan Services as special servicer on an $825 million senior secured loan collateralized by 45 hotels in the Innkeepers bankruptcy case pending in the Southern District of New York Bankruptcy Court.
Representation of second lien agent and certain second lien (junior) lenders in the FX Luxury Las Vegas I, LLC bankruptcy case in the Las Vegas, Nevada bankruptcy court. Successfully obtained ownership for the firm's clients of a seventeen-acre property located on the Las Vegas strip across from City Center.
Representation of The Bank of New York Mellon, as successor administrative and collateral agent for the first lien lenders holding $185 million of senior secured debt in the Wellman, Inc. Chapter 11 case.
Representation of NexBank, SSB, Highland Capital Management, L.P. and Highland Institutional Funds in connection with holdings $102 million of secured second lien debt in Broadstripe LLC Chapter 11 case and related lender liability litigation.
Representation of Highland Capital Management, L.P. as defendant in Fedders North America, Inc. Chapter 11 lender liability litigation.
Representation of NexBank, SSB and ad hoc second lien lender group in connection with FX Luxury Las Vegas workout and Chapter 11 bankruptcy case.
Representation of Five Mile Capital Partners LLC as pre- and post-petition secured lender in Crescent Resources, LLC real estate Chapter 11 bankruptcy case.
Representation of The Bank of Nova Scotia as agent for the Parnassos Lenders in Adelphia Communications Corp. Chapter 11 case and related litigation.
Representation of examiner in Nellson Nutraceutical Chapter 11 case.
Representation of Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas, as junior secured lender in Happy Kids children's apparel workout and Chapter 11 case.
Representation of aircraft lessor in Varig airlines section 304 proceeding.
Representation of Citicorp Leasing, Inc. as equipment lessor in Tower Automotive Chapter 11 case.
Representation of Societe Generale as lender in Quebecor World (USA), Inc. bankruptcy.
Professional AssociationsNew York City Bar Association
American Bankruptcy Institute
International Bar Association
Canadian Association of New York
Canadian American Bar Association
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