Thompson & Knight LLP announced the election of nine lawyers to serve on the firm’s Management Committee for 2015. The election of most interest to restructuring professionals is David M. Bennett. Bennett works in the Dallas, TX office and serves as Bankruptcy and Restructuring Practice Leader. Bennett assists clients in the formulation, implementation and confirmation of plans of reorganization, including loan restructurings and out-of-court plans.
His practice includes the representation of debtors, creditors, capital providers and other counter-parties in reorganization and liquidation bankruptcy proceedings. He counsels clients on capital market transactions, including commercial real estate structured finance and workout projects. Bennett has extensive experience in transactions and litigation involving troubled and insolvent businesses. He assists clients in maximizing unsecured claims and counsels clients regarding post-bankruptcy recovery of security and is also adept at the representation of unsecured creditors’ committees and other creditor or equity groups in bankruptcy cases.
Bennett is a Fellow with the Dallas Bar Foundation; Member of the American Bankruptcy Institute and a past Board Member with the Dallas Chapter of The Turnaround Management Association. Read more about turnaround professionals making headlines.