Nathan F. Coco focuses his practice on the areas of restructuring and insolvency, including distressed finance and mergers and acquisitions transactions, creditor rights matters and bankruptcy litigation.

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  • Representation of a bond trustee for $170 million of debt issued by City of San Bernardino, California, in its Chapter 9 proceeding
  • Representation of bondholders with $88 million of debt in a Chapter 11 bankruptcy and sale of continuing-care retirement community in Illinois
  • Representation of derivative financial product counterparties in connection with the termination, close-out settlement and prosecution of claims, more than $156 million in aggregate, in connection with the bankruptcy of a global financial services firm

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  • Chambers USA 2014 to 2016
  • Chicago Magazine, American Registry, Top Attorney in Illinois
  • Law & Politics, Illinois Super Lawyer
  • The Legal 500 United States 2013 to 2018


University of Iowa College of Law, JD, with distinction, 1996
University of Iowa, BS, 1993


Nathan F. Coco

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