Douglas L. Lutz - Frost Brown Todd LLC

Douglas L. Lutz

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007
Phone: 513-651-6724

Doug is a member of Frost Brown Todd LLC and is practice group chair of the Firm's bankruptcy & restructuring group.  His practice is primarily focused on financial and restructuring mainly in the area of bankruptcy and out-of-court workouts.  Doug frequently represents corporate debtors, secured creditors, creditor's committees, landlords, unsecured creditors and trustees in multi-million dollar bankruptcy cases and out-of-court workouts.  He also represents purchasers of businesses and business assets from financially distressed companies.

Doug has acted as the Trustee in the liquidation of a securities broker-dealer under the Securities Investor Protection Act.  In addition to his financial restructuring practice, he also represents several closely held corporations with regard to general business, commercial and real estate issues.  Doug is listed in the bankruptcy section of the 2007 through 2012 editions of The Best Lawyers in America® and recognized by Law and Politics Magazine Ohio Rising Stars® in 2005 and Ohio Super Lawyers® in 2007 through  2012.

Miami UniversityBS 1987University of Toledo College of LawJ.D. 1991
Ohio State Bar AssociationCincinnati Bar AssociationAmerican Bankruptcy InstituteAmerican Bankruptcy Institute Central States WorkshopTriState Association for Corporate RenewalMidwest Regional Bankruptcy Seminar

Case History

Chapter 11 Debtor Representation:
 Petro Acquisitions, Inc. (d/b/a AmeriStop Food Mart)
SAI Holdings, Inc.
Horizon Natural Resources, Inc.
HealthEssentials Solutions, Inc.
Ochs Industries, Inc.
Orchem, Inc.
Federated Department Stores, Inc.
R.H. Macy & Co., Inc.
Cincinnati Microwave, Inc.
Endicott Johnson Corp.
Cincinnati Cordage & Paper Co., Inc.
Creditors’ Committee Representation: — EaglePicher Holdings, Inc.
Claddagh Development  Group, LLC
Cook and Sons Mining, Inc.
Motor Inn, Inc.
BT Dissolution, Inc., f/k/a Tube Products Corp.
Ciao Cucina Corp.
Gantos Stores, Inc.
Trustee: — Donahue Securities, Inc.
Numerous out-of-court liquidations and restructurings for borrower and secured creditor.

Client Comments

"Douglas Lutz is practical, responsive, and just plain smart."

Office Location

Great American Tower, Suite 3300
301 East Fourth Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202
United States

Practice Areas

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law (Chapter 12, Commercial, Committee Representation, Creditor Committees, Creditors' Rights, Debtors' Rights, Liquidations, Out-of-Court Workouts, Trustee Representation, Workouts and Restructurings)
Litigation - Bankruptcy