Associated Grocers Inc.
Represent former large wholesale grocery distributer in wind down and liquidation of business. (Ongoing)
In re AmericanWest Bancorp
Represent Starbuck Bancshares in Chapter 11 proceedings of AmericanWest Bancorp, including acquisition of AmericanWest Bank in Section 363 sale. (Ongoing)
In re AMR Corp.
Represent Alaska Airlines Inc. in Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings of American Airlines. (Ongoing)
In re Big Nevada LLC
Represent Canadian receiver in Chapter 15 proceedings involving several operating casinos in Washington state. (Ongoing)
In re Borders Books Group, Inc.
Represent Seattle's Best Coffee in Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings of Borders Group, Inc. and its affiliates. (Ongoing)
In re Plum TV, Inc.
Represent secured noteholders in Chapter 11 proceedings of Plum TV, Inc., including in connection with Section 363 sale. (Ongoing)
MKA Real Estate Opportunity Fund
Represented Freestone Investments in seeking recovery of $25MM from individual guarantors. (Ongoing)
Catholic Bishop of Spokane
Represented the Catholic Bishop of Spokane’s former counsel in an adversary proceeding in which the Catholic Bishop of Spokane sought disgorgement of fees paid during the Chapter 11 case, and damages for alleged malpractice. The case was resolved in a confidential settlement in early 2015. (Bankr. E.D. Wash.)
Idaho Banking Company
Represented Banner Corp. in the potential acquisition of the shares of Idaho Banking Company in a Section 363 sale process. (Bankr. Idaho 2014)
In re Coast Crane, Inc.
Represented secured lenders of Coast Crane in Chapter 11 proceedings of Coast Crane, Inc. including Section 363 sale process. (2011)
Represented purchaser in distressed acquisition of deep ocean exploration vessel. (2011)
Seattle Four Seasons project restructuring
Represented equity owners in restructuring secured debt and resolving construction litigation claims related to the Four Seasons project in Seattle. (2011)
Represented JELD-WEN, Inc. in connection with disposition of its interest in Suncadia Resort. (2011)
Groshong v. Sapp, et al.
Represented shareholder and former CEO of MILA, Inc., in connection with claims brought by MILA trustee, including Directors & Officers (D&O) fraudulent conveyance and preference claim. (Bankr. W.D. Wash. 2010)
In re Madill Equipment Canada
Represented Canadian receiver in Chapter 15 proceeding involving U.S. business assets. (2008)
In re Brown & Cole Stores LLC
Represented debtor's primary supplier and major lessor of grocery store locations in Chapter 11 proceedings, including contested plan confirmation and defense of complex breach of contract and related claims. (2007)
Securities transaction for Rocketplane, Inc.
Representation of restructured company in capital raising activities and government contracting. (2007)
In re Kistler Aerospace Corp.
Represented debtor in successful Chapter 11 reorganization in which $600 million of pre-petition debt was restructured. (2006)
In re Larry's Markets
Represented primary supplier to grocery store chain, including Section 363 sale process. (2006)