Gabrielle A. Hamm: Lawyer with Gordon Silver

Gabrielle A. Hamm

Senior Counsel
Las Vegas,  NV  U.S.A.
Phone(213) 443-8738

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Experience & Credentials
 

Practice Areas

  • Bankruptcy Litigation
  • Creditors' Rights
  • Business Restructuring & Bankruptcy
 
University Texas A&M University, B.A., cum laude, 2000
 
Law SchoolGeorgetown University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2003
 
Admitted2003, Texas; 2009, Nevada; 2003, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas; 2005, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas; 2006, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; 2010, U.S. District Court, District of Nevada
 
Memberships 

Affiliations
State Bar of Nevada, Member
State Bar of Texas, Member
American Bankruptcy Institute, Member
John C. Ford American Inn of Court, Former Member

 
Biography

Ms. Hamm is senior counsel in the firm's Business Restructuring & Bankruptcy Group. Her practice focuses on business restructuring and insolvency, commercial law, creditors' rights, and litigation. Ms. Hamm specializes in litigation of complex disputes in the bankruptcy context, large scale e-discovery, and 363 sales.

Representative Experience
Assisted Ahern in its successful Chapter 11 restructuring, effectively guiding the company through contentious litigation with the company's lenders relating to leases and affiliate transactions, involving considerable e-discovery, obtaining approval of a postpetition credit facility of approximately $250 million, and negotiating the consensual use of cash collateral. Ahern obtained confirmation of its plan, allowing for the restructuring of more than $650 million in debt, payment in full of unsecured creditors, and the retention of ownership by the Ahern family.
Assisted Las Vegas Monorail Company in all aspects of its successful Chapter 11 restructuring, including litigation of cash collateral issues of first impression and a challenge by creditors to the company's eligibility to file Chapter 11.
Represented the ad hoc committee of mechanic's lien claimants in Fontainebleau bankruptcy, obtaining reversal on appeal in federal district court of $25 million in priming liens and winning equitable subrogation dispute certified to the Nevada Supreme Court. Negotiated settlement among multiple constituencies with billions of dollars in claims and cross-claims, recovering over $85 million for the mechanic's lien claimants.
Represented liquidating trustee of failed mortgage servicer in recovery of fraudulent conveyances.
Represented nursing home in maturity default in successful reorganization after litigation of competing reorganization plans, resulting in confirmation of plan extending initial one-year note to seven years and retaining existing ownership.
In representing real estate developer in Chapter 11, litigated creditor's motion for appointment of a Chapter 11 trustee and claims of fraudulent conveyance, and negotiated settlement resulting in restructuring of obligations and retention of ownership by equity.
Represented telecom company in successful bankruptcy sale of VoIP business and hosting business following contentious litigation regarding the allowance of access charges for VoIP-originated traffic.
Before joining the firm, Ms. Hamm practiced at Singer & Levick, P.C. in Texas, where she focused on preference and fraudulent conveyance litigation and appeals before the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Distinctions
Mountain States Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2013 and 2014

In the News
Gordon Silver Part of Technology Industry Roundtable

In May 2014, Gordon Silver had the priviledge of hosting a technology industry roundtable. Moderated by Connie Brennan, publisher and CEO of Nevada Business Magazine, the roundtable brought together technology industry leaders to discuss topics most relevant in today's market including: challenges facing tech companies today, competition in the industry and security issues.

Posted on: Jun 01st, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Nevada Business Magazine

Thirty Gordon Silver Lawyers Selected As Super Lawyers For 2014 Mountain States Super Lawyers

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that 19 of our lawyers have been selected for inclusion in the 2014 edition of Mountain States Super Lawyers . In addition, 11 of our lawyers have been selected as Rising Stars.

Posted on: Apr 11th, 2014 Posted In: Press Releases Source:

Hamm and Schwarz Become Senior Counsel

Gordon Silver Ltd. is pleased to announce that Gabrielle A. Hamm and Joel Z. Schwarz have become senior counsel at the firm.

Posted on: Mar 14th, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Nevada Lawyer

Hamm and Schwarz Move To Senior Counsel

Gordon Silver Ltd. is pleased to announce that Gabrielle A. Hamm and Joel Z. Schwarz have become senior counsel at the firm.

Posted on: Feb 04th, 2014 Posted In: Press Releases Source:

Gordon Silver Announced As Winner of 12th Annual M&A Advisor Awards; Winner of Best Chapter 11 Reorganization

Gordon Silver Ltd. is pleased to announce that the firm has been selected as a winner of the 12th Annual M&A Advisor Awards by The M&A Advisor. Gordon Silver's work on the Chapter 11 Reorganization of Ahern Rentals won in Professional Services (B-to-B) category for deals over $100mm.

Posted on: Jan 07th, 2014 Posted In: Press Releases Source:

Gordon Silver Lawyers Listed in Mountain States Super Lawyers 2013

Several attorneys from the Las Vegas office of Gordon Silver were recently recognized in “Mountain States Super Lawyers” for the 2013 magazine's annual survey of lawyers.

Posted on: Jul 10th, 2013 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Super Lawyers Magazine, Mountain States, 2013

Twenty Gordon Silver Lawyers Named in 2013 Mountain States Super Lawyers

We are pleased to announce that 20 of our lawyers have been selected for inclusion in the 2013 edition of Mountain States Super Lawyers .

Of note, four of our shareholders are in the Top 100 List: Gerald Gordon, Jeffrey Silver, Michael Feder and Eric Hone. Shareholder Erika Pike Turner is included on the Top 50 Women List.

Posted on: Jun 27th, 2013 Posted In: Press Releases Source: 2013 Mountain States Super Lawyers

The People: Super Lawyers

Several attorneys from the Las Vegas office of Gordon Silver were recently recognized in “Mountain States Super Lawyers” magazine's annual survey of lawyers.

Posted on: Aug 23rd, 2012 Posted In: GS In the News Source: VEGAS INC.

 
Reported CasesRepresentative Cases; In re McLain, 516 F.3d 301 (5th Cir. 2008); In re Las Vegas Monorail Company, 429 B.R. 317 (Bankr. D.Nev. 2010)
 
ISLN917763876
 
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Office Information

Gabrielle A. Hamm

3960 Howard Hughes Parkway, 9th Floor
Las VegasNV 89169-5978




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