- Bankruptcy, Restructuring & Commercial Law
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|University ||State University of New York - Albany, B.A., 1986|
|Law School||Hofstra University, J.D., 1989|
|Admitted||1990, New York; United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit; United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit; United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit; United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan; United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York; United States District Court for the Southern District of New York; United States Supreme Court|
|Born||Seoul, Korea, 1963|
John is a bankruptcy attorney with extensive transactional and trial experience. His clients have included various parties in corporate restructurings, cross-border insolvencies, commercial litigation, and products liability matters. He has particular experience in representing multinational companies, including debtors, creditors, and other constituencies, involved in Chapter 11 cases.
John has represented both domestic and multinational companies in complex bankruptcies in numerous different areas, including distressed real estate, asbestos, and other mass torts. He also actively represents and advises boards of directors of distressed companies.
Before joining Mintz Levin, John practiced in the New York office of another international law firm. While in law school, he served as the notes and comments editor of theHofstra Law Review.
• Mintz Levin Expands New York Bankruptcy Practice, (09.03.2013)
Recognitions & Awards
• Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent
• Listed inEuromoney Institutional Investor, Expert Guide to the World's Leading Restructuring and Insolvency Lawyers, published byLegal Media Group
• New York Super Lawyers: Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights (2007 - 2013)
• Burton Award for Legal Achievement
New York Highlights, (11.21.2013)
Speaker,Asian Pacific American Law Students Association, Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York (10.28.2013)
|Reported Cases||Representative Matters: In re AbitibiBowater; In re Lehman Brothers; In re Motors Liquidation Company (GM); In re T.H. Agriculture & Nutrition; In re Quigley Company Inc. In re Daewoo International (America) Corporation; In re Florida Coast Paper Company; In re Ionosphere Clubs, Inc. (Eastern Air Lines, Inc.); In re Dow Corning Corporation; In re Bradlees Stores, Inc. In re World Access, Inc. In re Edwards Theatres Circuit, Inc. In re Casual Male Corp; In re Solutia Inc.|
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