With its international outlook, Shipkevich is well positioned to represent domestic and foreign banks, distressed companies, creditors, buyers and sellers of distressed assets, creditor committees, claims traders, investors, hedge funds, and private equity funds in Chapter 11 reorganizations, Chapter 7 liquidations, Chapter 15 bankruptcy proceedings and out-of-court workouts. Our attorneys develop strategies for foreign companies to invoke beneficial provisions of US debtor and creditor laws, as well as simultaneous, multi-jurisdictional proceedings.


Shipkevich’s bankruptcy and insolvency services include:

  • Advise corporations, directors, board committees and management on best practices in compliance with corporate law;
  • Counsel clients on the treatment of derivatives and financial instruments in bankruptcy proceedings and receiverships;
  • Protect clients’ rights during counterparty bankruptcies;
  • Preserve value while changing capital structures.