Paul N. Silverstein - Andrews Kurth LLP

Paul N. Silverstein

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2011

Paul Silverstein is a member of the firm's Executive Committee, a member of the Policy Committee and co-chair of the Bankruptcy/Restructuring practice. Paul's practice includes the representation of official and ad hoc creditors and stockholders committees, significant strategic and financial investors and debtors/issuers in complex Chapter 11 reorganizations and out-of-court restructurings. He is experienced in the representation of purchasers and sellers of assets, claims and equity interests in distressed and special situations in connection with both strategic and financial investments.

Additional Information

Representative Experience
  • Boston Generating (Liquidating Trustee)
  • Primcogent Solutions (Debtor)
  • THQ Inc. et al. (Creditors Committee)
  • FiberTower Corp. (Debtor)
  • Patriot Coal Corp. (WTC)
  • Dynegy Holdings, LLC (Subordinated Debt)
  • Blockbuster Inc. (Summit Distribution, LLC)
  • FairPoint Communications, Inc. (Creditors Committee)
  • Tribune Company (Operating Company Trade)
  • Lyondell Chemical Co. (Nell Noteholders)
  • Washington Mutual, Inc. (Broadbill Investments)
  • YRC Worldwide, Inc. (Ad Hoc Convert Committee)
  • Spansion Inc. (Ad Hoc Noteholders Committee)
  • Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (Creditors Committee)
  • Primus Telecommunications (Ad Hoc Senior Bond Holder Committee)
  • Kitty Hawk, Inc. (Debtors)
  • Lexington Precision (Creditors Committee)
Part 2
  • Cibro Petroleum Products, Inc. et al. (Debtors)
  • MCAR LLC v. Southern Companies (Plaintiff)
  • Mirant Corporation (Creditors Committee)
  • Metromedia International Group (Preferred Shareholders)
  • Allied Holdings (Ad Hoc Equity Committee)
  • Refco, Inc. (Ad Hoc Equity Committee)
  • Leap Wireless International, Inc. (Vendor Debt Committee)
  • American Banknote Corporation (Debtor)
  • NEON Communications, Inc. (Creditors Committee/Reorganized Company)
  • Merrill Corp. (Bondholders Committee)
  • Reptron Electronics, Inc. (Creditors Committee/Reorganized Company)
  • Metricom, Inc. (Bondholders Committee/Reorganized Company)
  • Advanced Radio Telecom, Inc. (First Avenue Networks, now FiberTower Corp.) (Creditors Committee/Reorganized Company)
  • Metro Affiliates, Inc. et al. (Atlantic Express) (Creditors Committee)
  • Physicians Resource Group (Debtors)
  • U.S. Diagnostics (Bondholders Committee)
  • WHX Corporation (Preferred Stockholder Committee) 
Brooklyn Law SchoolJ.D. City University of New YorkBFA

Office Location

450 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10017
United States

Practice Areas

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law