Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 07, 2013
West LegalEdcenter and Financial Poise are proud to announce that Dan Cohn of Murtha Cullina LLP has joined the faculty for their upcoming webinar, “Buying Distressed Assets Outside of Bankruptcy.” The webinar will be held on March 7th and will cover the various legal tools used by buyers of distressed companies, including foreclosure/Article 9, receiverships, assignments for the benefit of creditors, and bankruptcy.
Dan devotes his practice to financially distressed businesses and is recognized as one of New England’s best-known counsel to troubled companies. His experience includes Chapter 11 reorganizations and sales, out of court debt restructurings, troubled company acquisitions, trust mortgages and assignments for benefit of creditors, and representation of directors and officers, equity sponsors, litigation defendants, trustees, landlords, suppliers, tort claimants and creditors’ committees.Dan is a trained mediator and frequent lecturer on bankruptcy law. He is a fellow of the American College of Bankruptcy and currently the College’s regent for the First Circuit. Mr. Cohn is listed with a Tier One ranking in America’s Leading Business Lawyers (Chambers & Partners USA).
Other panelists are:
- Dave Blechman, Managing Director at H.I.G. Capital’s U.S. LBO business. Dave’s 17+ years of private equity and investment banking experience includes senior roles at Tower Three Partners and Sun Capital Partners.
- David Lorry, principal in transaction execution at Versa Capital. David’s 20 years of business and legal experience includes advising clients in a range of industries, helping them solve a variety of business issues and execute business transactions.
- Jonathan Friedland leads the firm’s distressed M&A practice and has represented strategic and financial buyers across the United States for nearly 20 years, including in bankruptcy, Article 9, assignments, and Receiverships.
- Rick Rosenbloom is Managing Partner of Fuel Break Partners a Connecticut-based special situations investment and advisory firm. Rick has over 20 years of distressed investment, restructuring, M&A and operational experience including acting as General Counsel and Senior Vice President of the Hilco/Great American Group.
About West LegalEdcenter:
The cost-effective source for online and in-person legal training and CLE, West LegalEdcenter keeps attorneys up-to-date on the law and compliant with state requirements. Taught by the most prestigious names in the legal field, West LegalEdcenter covers both the core substance of law as well as hot topics in every practice area.
About Financial Poise:
Financial Poise, a division of DailyDAC, LLC, produces educational webinars for three core audiences: business owners and C-level executives, Accredited Investors, and their respective attorneys and other trusted advisors. Each webinar is developed and executed exclusively by professionals who are top performers in their respective fields of expertise.