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J. Truman Bidwell , Jr.

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2012

J. Truman Bidwell Jr. is a partner in the Corporate Department of our New York office. He is also the co-chair of the firm’s Opinions Committee. His practice is focused in the areas of international asset financing, banking, structured finance and insolvency. Mr. Bidwell has represented lessees, lenders, developers, owners, underwriters and equity investors in infrastructure transactions. In addition, he has represented major banks, domestic and foreign corporations, investment banks, and domestic and foreign lenders in a broad spectrum of financial transactions.

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Court Admissions — U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • Experience Representative Client Work
    • Representing the Slovak Republic in an airport privatization
    • Representing a Colombian telephone company in debt restructuring
    • Representing credit enhancers in structured financings
    • Representing various start-up companies
    • Representing foreign banks in international financings
    • Representing a computer company in various corporate matters
    • Advising a consortium on mineral investments in Africa
    • Advising a company on mining operations in Rwanda
    • Represented a French bank in an acquisition of a subsidiary from PricewaterhouseCoopers
    • Represented a public company in a series of eleven acquisitions
    • Represented a public company in a hostile take-over
    • Represented a German bank in the acquisition of a U.S. broker-dealer
    • Represented a U.S. bank in an acquisition of a boutique investment bank
    • Represented a U.S. subsidiary of a Swiss fastener company
    • Represented a Swiss chocolate manufacturer
    • Represented a major underwriter of government securities
    Yale UniversityBA 1956Harvard Law SchoolLL.B 1959
    Tri-Bar Opinion CommitteeAmerican Bar Association

    Client Comments

    "J. Truman Bidwell is without equal. He has the finest legal mind and is the most delightful professional. He is able to provide comprehensive legal guidance, useful and effective business and transaction advice, and supremely valuable negotiating strategies."

    -John Salomone
    Managing Director
    Structured Finance International, LLC

    Office Location

    1633 Broadway
    New York, NY 10019
    United States

    Practice Areas

    Corporate Law (Structured Finance)

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