Daniel M. Simon - McDermott Will & Emery


Daniel M. Simon represents public and private companies, secured and unsecured creditors, acquirers of distressed assets, and investors in all aspects of corporate restructuring transactions. He represents a diverse range of clients spanning numerous industries in complex and contentious bankruptcy cases.

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  • Represents Mercy Hospital, Iowa City, in connection with its chapter 11 cases currently ongoing in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Iowa
  • Represents Envistacom LLC, a Georgia based government contractor, in its chapter 11 cases in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Georgia
  • Represents the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors in Voyager Digital Holdings, Inc., as one of the first cryptocurrency exchanges to file chapter 11

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  • The Legal 500 US, Recommended, 2022-2023
  • M&A Advisor Turnaround Award, Chapter 11 Reorganization of the Year, ExGen Texas Power and Divestment of Handley Power to Exelon ($100 million to $1 billion), 2019
  • M&A Advisor Turnaround Award, Distressed M&A Deal of the Year, Reorganization of Katy Industries ($100 million to $250 million), 2018
  • Daily Report, “On the Rise”, 2017
  • M&A Advisor, Emerging Leaders Award, 2017


Duke University School of Law, JD, 2008
Vanderbilt University, BA, 2005