HOUSTON – June 22, 2021 – Shari L. Heyen, co-chair of Greenberg Traurig, LLP’s global Restructuring & Bankruptcy Practice, will speak at the 13th Annual Restructuring and Distressed Investing Intelligence Forum on June 23, at 9:30 a.m. EST.
The 2021 annual forum, which is hosted by the Global M&A network and includes the Turnaround Atlas Awards Celebration, will be held virtually. Heyen’s session titled, “Restructuring Re-View: Living With and Beyond Covid-19,” will cover lessons learned this past year, as well as the effects of Covid-19 on restructuring organization in or out of court. Additional host participants include Evan M. Tomaskov, managing partner at Carl Marks Advisors; Sheon Karol, partner at Paladin Management Group; and Craig D. Warznak, vice president at SSG Capital Advisors.
“I look forward to participating in the prestigious Global M&A Network’s virtual forum and sharing my experiences and lessons learned during one of the most challenging years for business restructuring,” Heyen said. “The Restructuring Re-View session panel will provide meaningful guidance for attendees, given all that has occurred during the pandemic and beyond.”
Heyen focuses on 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 also has broad experience in the prosecution and defense of fiduciary litigation, real estate, oil and gas, health care, receiverships, and alternative energy matters.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Restructuring & Bankruptcy Practice: Greenberg Traurig’s internationally recognized Restructuring & Bankruptcy Practice provides clients with deep insight and knowledge acquired over decades of advisory and litigation experience. The team has a broad and diverse range of experience developing creative and effective solutions to the highly complex issues that arise in connection with in- and out-of-court reorganizations, restructurings, workouts, liquidations, and distressed acquisitions and sales. Using a multidisciplinary approach, the firm’s vast resources and invaluable business network, the team helps companies navigate challenging times and address the full range of issues that can arise in the course of their own restructurings or dealings with other companies in distress.
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