Michael Merchant is a director in the firm’s Bankruptcy and Corporate Restructuring Department. Mike represents the full range of participants in bankruptcy cases and corporate restructurings, including debtors, secured and unsecured creditors, official and unofficial committees, and acquirers of distressed assets. He has experience in representing clients from a variety of different business segments, including bank holding companies, sub-prime lenders, telecommunications companies, and businesses in the retail and manufacturing sector.
Mike is a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute, the Turnaround Management Association and the American Bar Association. In law school, he served as editor-in-chief of the Villanova Sports & Entertainment Law Journal.
Mike has served as debtor’s counsel in the following cases:
Mike has also represented creditors’ committees or strategic creditors in the following cases: