Jenner & Block


Representative matters include:

  • In re Emerald Casino, Inc. Lead associate representing chapter 7 Trustee in supplementary proceedings to collect on the Trustee’s $272 million judgment against former officers and directors of Emerald Casino, Inc.  Previously represented the Trustee defending her judgment on appeal before the Seventh Circuit.
  • In re Sentinel Management Group, Inc.  Current representation of former chapter 11 Trustee and current Liquidation Trustee, Frederick J. Grede, of large bankrupt investment advisor, Sentinel Management Group, Inc. in a number of high-profile avoidance actions.
  • In re DACCO Transmission Parts (NY), Inc.  Representation of bankruptcy examiner appointed to investigate matters related to the employment of debtors’ counsel, including actual or potential conflicts of interest, disinterestedness and disclosures in connection with a pre-petition work-out and bankruptcy of Transtar, the largest distributor of aftermarket automotive transmission parts in the United States.
  • In re Aereo, Inc.  Representation of Fox Broadcasting Company and related Broadcasters in the bankruptcy of Aereo Inc., a television streaming service company that filed for bankruptcy after its loss before the Supreme Court in long standing copyright litigation with the Broadcasters.