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Michael L. Gesas quoted in The Deal’s Bankruptcy Insider article on secured lenders and debtor sales

Arnstein & Lehr Attorney Michael L. Gesas

Michael L. Gesas

Arnstein & Lehr Chicago Partner Michael L. Gesas was quoted in the August 2 weekly issue of The Deal’s Bankruptcy Insider titled “Taking the wheel: Secured lenders can control debtors’ sales efforts in several ways.” The article discusses the common occurrence in Chapter 11 bankruptcies where secured lenders and creditors spearhead sales for debtors in one form or another. Mr. Gesas, who is quoted throughout the article, comments that the process of a lender controlling a sale is normally generated when a debtor is not presenting a feasible plan of reorganization or a debtor is not presenting an acceptable sale process to give a lender comfort that they’re protected.

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Arnstein & Lehr taps Diamond, Gesas and Pautsch to lead practice groups

Michael L. Gesas

Arnstein & Lehr LLP recently announced leadership changes within the firm’s practice groups for Labor and Employment, Litigation and Real Estate.

Michael L. Gesas has been named chair of the firm’s Litigation Practice Group. A partner in the firm’s Chicago office, Mr. Gesas focuses on bankruptcy law in Illinois and Chapter 11 representation in the State of Delaware. He represents creditors and commercial debtors in corporate and business reorganizations. The group is experienced in handling arbitration, mediation, and other forms of alternative dispute resolution.

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