Chair, Bankruptcy & Business Reorganization Law; Co-Chair, Corporate Finance
Mr. Slome represents a wide variety of creditors in all aspects of bankruptcy including corporate reorganization, bankruptcy related litigation, debtor-in-possession and exit financing, creditors’ rights, and out of court debt restructuring. Mr. Slome’s clients include banks, factors, equipment lessors, hedge and private equity funds, landlords, developers, brokers, hospitals, trustees, creditors’ committees and debtors. Over the course of the last decade, Mr. Slome has represented parties involved in some of the most notable bankruptcy cases including A&P, American Airlines, Boston Generating, Borders, Blockbuster, Enron, Hostess, Lehman Brothers, Lyondell, Patriot Coal and Tribune to name a few...read more.
Represented a regional bank as DIP lender in the Chapter 11 proceedings of Qualteq, Inc., one of the world’s largest manufacturers of credit and gift cards, which is pending in the Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois (Chicago).
Represents an international insurance company, several mutual funds, and a large utility as defendants in the “LBO-clawback” multi-district complex litigation pending in the District Court for the Southern District of New York, which litigation was spawned from the Tribune Company Chapter 11 proceedings in Delaware.
Represents several mutual funds and a trust in the claw-back litigations arising from the merger involving Lyondell Corporation and its related Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings, all pending in the Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.
Represents an indenture trustee for approximately $9 million in Industrial Revenue bonds issued by the NYC Industrial Development Agency, in the Chapter 11 proceedings of Metro Biofuel pending in the Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of New York.