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Richard S. Kebrdle is a partner in White & Case LLP’s Financial Restructuring and Insolvency Group.
Mr. Kebrdle represents debtors and creditors in a variety of restructuring matters, including Chapter 11 cases and cross-border matters. Working with teams of lawyers across the US, as well as the Firm’s international offices, he advises creditors and distressed investors in their efforts to protect and maximize recoveries and assists distressed companies in the reorganizations of their capital structures.
Mr. Kebrdle’s recent Chapter 11 representations include, among others, the Revel Casino in its Chapter 11 case, Major League Baseball in the Los Angeles Dodgers Chapter 11 case, and Russian Standard in its acquisition of Central European Distribution Corporation through a prepackaged Chapter 11 plan. Other notable representations include his work for the parent level noteholders in the Six Flags Chapter 11 case, holders of first-lien secured debt in the Chrysler Chapter 11 case, and the Arahova Noteholders in the Adelphia Chapter 11 case.
Mr. Kebrdle also has significant experience in international and cross-border restructuring matters, advising, among others, the ongoing restructurings of OAS S.A. (a Brazilian-based construction company), Aralco S.A. (a Brazilian sugar and ethanol producer), and Sifco S.A. (a Brazilian auto parts manufacturer), as well as New World Resources (a UK-based coal producer) in its successful Chapter 15 case, Rede Energia S.A. (a Brazilian power producer), in its successful Chapter 15 case, TORM (a Danish shipping company) in its successful out-of-court restructuring, and the Ad Hoc Bondholder Group in Elpida Memory’s Chapter 15 case.
Last updated October 2018