Martin G. Bunin is a partner in Farrell Fritz’s bankruptcy & restructuring and healthcare practice groups. He represents committees in Chapter 11 cases, with an emphasis on unsecured creditors’ committees in cases filed by hospitals and other healthcare businesses, resort hotels, manufacturers, service businesses and owners of real estate. Additionally, Marty is a mediator in bankruptcy and bankruptcy-related disputes in the Southern District of New York and elsewhere.
Representation of the unsecured creditors’ committees in MSR Resort Golf Course LLC, et al. (S.D.N.Y.), Grubb & Ellis Company (S.D.N.Y.), St. Francis Hospital (S.D.N.Y.). HHH Choices Health Plan (S.D.N.Y.), Sound Shore Medical Center (S.D.N.Y.), Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center (S.D.N.Y.), Forum Health (N.D. Ohio), Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Centers of New York (S.D.N.Y., 2005-2007), Restora Healthcare (D. Del.), Cabrini Medical Center (S.D.N.Y.), Sumner Regional Health System (M.D. Tenn.), Vanderveer Estates Holding, LLC (E.D.N.Y.), Guilford Mills, Inc. (S.D.N.Y.), American Tissue, Inc. (D. Del), Noble Drew Ali Plaza Housing Corp. (S.D.N.Y.), Med Diversified, Inc. (E.D.N.Y.), International Total Services, Inc. (E.D.N.Y.), Hawaii Medical Center (D. Hawaii), New York United Hospital Medical Center (S.D.N.Y.), Parkway Hospital (S.D.N.Y.), and the Section 1114 Retiree Committee of the U.S. Airways (E.D. Va.).
Representation of the Chapter 11 plan administrator or liquidating trustee in St. Francis Hospital (S.D.N.Y.), Interfaith Medical Center (E.D.N.Y.), Caritas Health Care (E.D.N.Y.) and Med Diversified (E.D.N.Y.).
Represented the committee of equity security holders in the Chapter 11 cases filed by Spectrum Brands, Inc., and affiliates (W.D. Texas).
Represented Harrison J. Goldin, as examiner of Enron North America Corp., in his investigation into three financial institutions and an accounting firm involved in special-purpose-entity transactions of Enron Corp. (S.D.N.Y.).
Represented creditors and contract counterparties in the Enron Corp. Chapter 11 cases (S.D.N.Y.), including Calpine Corporation and affiliates (co-counsel), Northwest Natural Gas Company, TXU Corporation and affiliates (co-counsel) and Metso Paper USA, Inc.
Represented Chapter 11 debtor BMI Transportation, Inc. and 22 subsidiaries, formerly the largest domestic bulk transport company (S.D.N.Y.); Chapter 11 debtor CIC Acquisition Corporation, a provider and manager of laundry equipment and related services, in a successful pre-packaged Chapter 11 case confirmed in 37 days (D. Del); and the Chapter 11 trustee of Olga Company (S.D.N.Y.), a captive coal producer owned by three steel companies.
Prior to joining Farrell Fritz, Marty was a bankruptcy & financial restructuring partner at Alston & Bird.
Marty is listed in The Best Lawyers in America in the Bankruptcy & Creditor-Debtor Rights area.
Marty is admitted to practice in New York. He is a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute, the American Bar Association and the New York City Bar Association.
Marty earned his J.D. degree from New York University School of Law and his B.A. degree from Wesleyan University.