Law360: Bankruptcy Specialist John Thompson Enriches McGuireWoods’ Restructuring & Insolvency Practice

September 2, 2015

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.

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For more on Thompson's arrival, see our recent press release.

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