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Shari Heyen to Moderate Panel at AC20 Virtual Series

HOUSTON – June 11, 2020 – Shari L. Heyen, shareholder and co-chair of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP’s global Restructuring & Bankruptcy Practice, will moderate a virtual panel at the Association of Insolvency & Restructuring Advisors’ AC20 Virtual Series.

Heyen will participate in the session titled, “Market Trends in Light of COVID-19,” June 11 at 1:00 p.m. Fellow panelists include Todd W. Filsinger, Teresa C. Kohl, and Samuel E. Star. The panel will address the industries impacted by COVID-19, opportunities, restructuring in the current environment, and CARES Act issues. They will also touch on industry issues in energy, retail, and healthcare.

According to the website, the AC20 Virtual Series offers attendees the opportunity to participate in both preconference programs – Bankruptcy Taxation and Financial Advisors’ Toolbox – 16 sessions on the hottest topics and developments in bankruptcy and restructuring, plus hear from two keynote speakers. The virtual series will take place June 2-24, 2020.

Heyen is also co-managing shareholder of Greenberg Traurig’s Houston office. She has experience in complex restructuring, bankruptcy, insolvency, and complex commercial litigation matters. She has represented numerous creditors' committees, debtors, bank groups, acquirers, and other significant constituencies in national chapter 11 cases and workout proceedings, including complex oil, gas, and energy cases. Heyen has broad experience in the prosecution and defense of fiduciary litigation, real estate, oil and gas, health care, receiverships, and alternative energy matters.

Greenberg Traurig Global Restructuring & Bankruptcy Shareholder Nancy A. Peterman is co-chair of the conference.

About Greenberg Traurig, LLP – Texas: Texas is important to Greenberg Traurig, LLP and part of its history. With more than 130 Texas lawyers in Austin, Dallas, and Houston, Greenberg Traurig, LLP has deep roots in the Texas business, legal, and governmental communities. Greenberg Traurig Texas works with clients to address their interdisciplinary legal needs across the state utilizing the firm’s global platform. The Texas attorneys are experienced in industries key to the state’s future, including: aviation, chemicals, construction, education, energy and natural resources, financial institutions, health care, hedge funds, hospitality, infrastructure, insurance, media, medical devices, pharmaceutical and biotechnology, real estate, retail, sports, technology and software, telecommunications, transportation, and video games and esports.

About Greenberg Traurig, LLP: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has 2200 lawyers in 41 locations in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. GT has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, diversity, and innovation, and is consistently among the largest firms in the U.S. on the Law360 400 and among the Top 20 on the Am Law Global 100. Web: Twitter: @GT_Law.