Richard F. Levy is a litigator and a senior corporate advisor. He has served as a director of three New York Stock Exchange companies. His extensive corporate practice has focused on corporate reorganization, debt restructuring, bankruptcy litigation, bank regulation, and corporate transactions and governance. He has been involved as lead counsel in scores of major insolvency matters, in and out of court, and he has argued and tried numerous cases as principal lawyer in state and federal courts throughout the country. He also successfully argued a major anti-trust case in the US Supreme Court.
Mr. Levy is AV Peer Review Rated, Martindale-Hubbell’s highest peer recognition for ethical standards and legal ability. He is a member of the Complex Commercial Litigation and Bankruptcy Litigation Practices. He also serves the firm as a member of its Pro Bono Committee.
Mr. Levy’s legal career has been featured in prominent publications such as The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times and The National Law Journal. He has been a lecturer on bankruptcy issues for the Practice Law Institute, ALI-ABA and the Illinois State and Chicago Bar Association.