David represents public and private companies, directors, officers, lenders, committees, shareholders, and strategic and financial investors in a variety of distress situations. He regularly counsels clients in: free-fall, prenegotiated and involuntary chapter 7 and 11 bankruptcies; cross-border matters; out-of-court exchanges and balance sheet restructurings; distress loan and M&A transactions; and other corporate reorganization and insolvency proceedings. David also regularly advises boards and management teams on strategic, corporate and governance matters and regularly litigates in federal and state courts.
David’s industry experience includes media and entertainment, airlines, mining, packaging, real estate and development, equipment rental, plastics, health care, food and restaurants, franchises, technology, telecommunications, energy, and gaming, with several recent engagements in the manufacturing, industrial, automotive, and consumer product sectors.
Prior to joining the firm, David was a partner with Kirkland & Ellis, LLP.