Monday, May 14, 2012

Suzzanne Uhland and Distressed Company and Bankruptcy Litigation

A Partner at O’Melveny & Myers LLP, Suzzanne Uhland possesses a great deal of experience handling distressed company and bankruptcy litigation. Uhland and the firm understand that financial distress can strain relationships between investors and companies. Oftentimes, financial loss can result in parties seeking out alternative methods of recouping their investments. 

At O’Melveny & Myers, Suzzanne Uhland and her colleagues have helped many clients through large-scale disputes. Clients include general and limited partners in private investment funds, substantial financial institutions, and major operating companies in a variety of industries, such as entertainment and media, retail, insurance, labor, real estate, and technology. The firm has handled cross-border and multi-party disputes as well as fraudulent transfer claims with both domestic and international parties. O’Melveny & Myers uses a combination of trial skills, insolvency knowledge, and litigation experience to help clients through difficult cases. 

Suzzanne Uhland herself is the Chair of Restructuring Practice and partner at the firm’s San Francisco office. She draws upon her extensive background in Chapter 11 reorganizations and Bankruptcy Code Section 363(b) sales.. Over the years, Uhland has accumulated an impressive list of accomplishments. She represented one of the largest subprime lenders, New Century Financial Corporation, in its chapter 11 case, including numerous bankruptcy litigation matters within that case. Suzzanne Uhland also helped Spyglass Entertainment, a subsidiary of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, through MGM’s Chapter 11 restructuring. Other notable clients include Advanced Marketing Services, SeraCare Life Sciences, Inc., and Saga Investments, LLC. 

Considered one of the best lawyers in America, Suzzanne Uhland’s work has been highlighted by Chambers and Partners USA and Orange Coast Magazine.