Jeffrey M. Reisner focuses his practice on corporate, litigation and reorganization and bankruptcy matters. He is the co-head of the Firm’s Restructuring and Insolvency Practice Group. With nearly 30 years of restructuring experience, Jeff represents formal and informal creditors’ committees, debtors, acquirers of assets, investors, independent directors, boards of directors, trustees, lenders and unsecured creditors in bankruptcy cases and out-of-court restructurings throughout the US. He also advises boards of directors and individual directors in complex circumstances.

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  • Represented a limited liability company and trusts in defense of a third-party creditor’s suit and related arbitrations. Case settled favorably and confidentially on the eve of trial*
  • Represented GenOn with respect to $2 billion in claims against its subsidiary*
  • Represented MUFG Union Bank, N.A., in connection with the sale of its loans to the Weinstein Company*

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  • Los Angeles Magazine, American Registry, Top 100 Attorneys in Southern California, 2020
  • Chambers USA Bankruptcy/Restructuring – California, Band 2
  • M&A Advisor’s Turnaround Awards, Healthcare/Life Sciences Deal of the Year Award, 2014 and 2018
  • Top 100 Southern California Super Lawyers, 2019 to 2020

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  • American Bankruptcy Institute, board of directors
  • American College of Bankruptcy Lawyers, fellow
  • Association for Corporate Growth’s Orange County Chapter
    • Board of directors
    • Awards committee

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New York University, JD & MBA, 1989
Cornell University, BS, 1985

US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
US District Court for the Central District California
US District Court for the Eastern District California
US District Court for the Northern District California
US District Court for the Southern District California
US District Court for the Southern District of New York

District of Columbia
New York

Jeffrey M. Reisner

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