Paul V. Shalhoub is a partner in Willkie’s Business Reorganization and Restructuring Department, focusing on bankruptcy and corporate restructuring transactions, acquisitions and sales of distressed companies, debtor in possession financing and related matters. Paul also regularly assists creditors, advisers and other parties involved in judicial and non-judicial restructurings.
Chapter 11 Debtor Representations
Paul has significant experience representing debtors in large, complex chapter 11 cases and out of court restructurings. Representations in this area have included KV Pharmaceutical Company, Pendum, Inc., RathGibson, Inc., LandAmerica Financial Group, Inc., Greatwide Logistics Services, Inc., Adelphia Communications Corporation, Petroleum GEO Services ASA, CoreComm New York, Inc., The Multicare Companies, Inc., Railworks Corporation, Paragon Trade Brands, Inc., USinternetworking, Inc., and Petrie Retail, Inc.
Significant Creditor and Investor Representations
Paul also regularly represents hedge funds and other private equity clients in their capacities as investors, lenders and creditors of distressed entities. Clients in this area have included Monarch Alternative Capital LP, Twin Haven Capital Partners, LLC, Ares Capital Management, Brookfield Asset Management, Inc., Silver Point Capital, Bayview Asset Management, Leonard Green & Partners, and TPG. He also represents creditors and other stakeholders, investors, acquirers, lenders and financial advisors in both chapter 11 cases and non-judicial matters, including Credit Suisse, Colony Capital, Warburg, MAEVA Advisors, LLC, RJM, LLC and other firm clients.
Chambers USA (2014) recognizes Paul as a leading Bankruptcy and Restructuring Law practitioner in New York.