Corinne Ball has 30 years of experience in business finance and restructuring, with a focus on complex corporate reorganizations and distressed acquisitions, both court-supervised and extra judicial, including matters involving multijurisdictional and cross-border enterprises. She is co-head of the New York Office's Business Restructuring & Reorganization Practice and leads the Firm's European Distress Investing Initiative.
Corinne led a team of attorneys representing Chrysler LLC in connection with its successful chapter 11 reorganization, which won the Investment Dealers' Digest Deal of the Year award for 2009. She also led a team of attorneys in the successful restructuring of Dana Corp., which emerged from bankruptcy in 2008, and has orchestrated many other complex reorganizations involving companies such as Axcelis Technologies, Kaiser Aluminum, Oceans Casino Cruise Lines, Tarragon, and The Williams Communications Companies. In addition, she has counseled lenders and bondholders in the ABFS, Comdisco, Excite@Home, Exide SA, GST Communications, Iridium, Loews, NorthPoint Communications, Telergy, VARIG Airlines, and Worldcom restructurings, among others. Corinne also has advised on loans, acquisitions, and workouts involving professional sports franchises, including the Charlotte Bobcats, the Detroit Redwings, the Minnesota Wild, the New Jersey Devils, and the Phoenix Coyotes.
Corinne leads the Firm's distressed M&A efforts and is the featured Distress M&A columnist for the New York Law Journal.
Corinne won the Turnaround Management Association's International Turnaround Company of the Year Award and was named Dealmaker of the Year by The American Lawyer and one of The Decade's Most Influential Lawyers by The National Law Journal. She is a director of the American College of Bankruptcy and the American Bankruptcy Institute.
OSX Leasing Trustee successfully exports oil and gas vessel from Brazilian waters
City of Detroit's chapter 9 plan of adjustment confirmed
Madison Capital Funding provides financing to Gabriel Performance Products
Honors & Distinctions
2013 Winner - Outstanding Achievements in Restructuring, M&A Advisor
2012 Winner - Woman of the Year in Restructuring, IWIRC
2011 Human Relations Award, Anti-Defamation League
Repeatedly recognized in:
Chambers Global and Chambers USA
K&A Restructuring Register
Legal 500 US
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Best Lawyers in America (since 1995)
Super Lawyers Top 50 Women Lawyers in NY (since 2007)
Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America
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