Craig E. Reimer: Lawyer with Mayer Brown LLP

Craig E. Reimer

Chicago,  IL  U.S.A.
Phone+1 312 701 7049

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Practice Areas

  • Energy
  • Sectors
  • Oil & Gas
  • Power
  • Services
  • Energy Disputes
  • Restructuring
  • Bankruptcy & Insolvency
Contact InfoTelephone: +1 312 701 7049
Fax: +1 312 706 8236
University Tufts University, B.A., magna cum laude, 1988
Law SchoolLoyola University Chicago School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 1992
Admitted1992, Illinois


Member, Chicago Volunteer Legal Assistance Foundation, 1998-2002

The Caring Place at Loyola, a Ronald McDonald House, Community Board Member, 1994-1995

CYCLE Program, Tutor, Chicago, 1992

Hospice Legal Assistance Program, Project Coordinator, Chicago, 1993

IIT-Kent School of Law, Instructor, Introduction to Legal Learning, Summer 1995


Craig Reimer represents institutional lenders, bank groups, pension funds, insurance companies, Fortune 100 companies and other creditors in all aspects of out-of-court workouts, financial restructurings and bankruptcy proceedings. In addition, Craig has served as debtor's counsel in a number of complex chapter 11 cases ranging involving the restructuring of billions of dollars of indebtedness. Craig also has obtained extensive experience in real estate foreclosure actions across the country, including representing secured lenders, special servicers and other stakeholders in CMBS transactions, and has substantial experience advising secured creditors in connection with exercising remedies under Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code.

Recent institutional engagements include The Royal Bank of Scotland, plc, as administrative agent for a lender syndicate that has provided more than $5.8 billion of financing to a privately owned and operated toll road system. Craig also serves as one of the lead bankruptcy attorneys representing ATP Oil & Gas Corporation in its multi-billion dollar chapter 11 proceeding. Craig has represented parties in many of the largest and most complex chapter 11 cases in the country, including Lehman Brothers, Enron, United Airlines, US Airways, General Motors, Delphia and Nortel. Over the years, Craig has represented the secured lenders in some of the largest real estate foreclosure cases in the Midwest that have involved all types of commercial real estate, including Class A office buildings, multi-use properties, hotels and golf resorts, big box retail stores and large industrial properties.

Craig joined Mayer Brown in 1992.


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Craig E. Reimer

71 S. Wacker Drive
ChicagoIL 60606


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