New partner John Thompson is the subject of a Law360 feature detailing
his career as a bankruptcy expert and specialist in debt creditor rights, as
well as the recent lateral move that brings Thompson to McGuireWoods. Titled
“McGuireWoods Nabs Cadwalader Bankruptcy Expert,” the September 1 article
chronicles Thompson’s arrival to the firm’s restructuring and insolvency
practice in Washington, D.C., and New York.
Excited by the move, Restructuring & Insolvency Department Chair Dion Hayes
says in quoted material, “John brings invaluable skill and experience in complex
Chapter 11 cases and cross-border restructurings.”
Throughout an impressive career, Thompson has represented creditors in such
high-profile transactions as the Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. and American
Airlines bankruptcies, and also served on the team that represented Lyondell
Chemical Co. for an historic bankruptcy in 2010.
Subscribers can read the full article at
For more on Thompson's arrival, see our
recent press release.