Marc Abrams is a partner and Co-Chair of the Business Reorganization and Restructuring Department. He has served as a member of the firm’s Executive Committee and is a member of its European Committee, in which capacity he is currently co-directing the firm’s London based restructuring practice. Marc has been instrumental, principally on behalf of debtors, in several complex chapter 11 cases and non-judicial restructurings. He also has extensive experience representing creditors’ committees and groups, opportunistic investors, and lenders. Marc has also maintained a substantial cross-border practice involving foreign insolvency regimes and related cases under the Bankruptcy Code, including chapter 15 cases.
Throughout his career, Marc has regularly produced superior results on behalf of company-side clients in numerous complex chapter 11 cases and in several out-of-court restructurings, including seminal cases such as Adelphia Communications Corp., Angiotech Pharmaceuticals (chapter 15) and Teksid, Inc. In addition, Marc is a recognized leader and key advisor in cross-border representations. Marc frequently represents clients in the automotive, cable, construction, entertainment/recreation, financial products, health care, high-tech, hospitality, manufacturing, media, mining, retail, telecommunications and transportation industries.
Marc also regularly represents key stakeholders in both chapter 11 and out-of-court restructurings, including official and unofficial committees, strategic investors, purchasers and major creditors. As an industry leader, Marc is regularly called upon for his guidance and expertise. Marc has regularly counseled many institutional clients, including: AlixPartners, LLC; Barclays Bank PLC; Brookfield Asset Management Inc.; and Monarch Alternative Capital LP.