Ron Silverman represents banks and financial institutions, hedge and private equity funds, and other sophisticated investors involved in restructurings, rescue financings, distressed M&A, and insolvencies.
Ron has a broad background in international restructurings, having completed restructurings in dozens of countries across the globe. He has led some of the most significant Chapter 15 cases in connection with cross-border restructurings, and wrote the Chapter 15 primer for a leading treatise.
Ron's range of experience is diverse but includes comprehensive knowledge of energy restructurings involving the power, oil and gas, solar, wind, and mining areas. Ron is also involved in restructurings related to China. He recently led the landmark ABI Beijing Insolvency & Restructuring Symposium in Beijing.
Ron is also the Vice President for International Affairs of the American Bankruptcy Institute and serves on the board of directors of INSOL International. Previously, Ron served as an adjunct professor at the University of Connecticut School of Law. He taught a seminar on international insolvency while maintaining his private practice.
Areas of Focus
Representing the largest lender to C.S. Mining, LLC., a major western U.S. mining company, in connection with its Chapter 11 restructuring case.
Representing Allonhill, formerly a professional services firm based in Denver, Colorado, in its Chapter 11 case pending in the District of Delaware.
Advising US$850m DIP facility lenders and credit bid acquirer in Chapter 11 case of ATP, a Gulf of Mexico, North Sea, and Offshore Israel E&P Company.
Representing People's Republic of China Zhejiang Topoint Photovoltaic Co. in its United States Chapter 15 proceedings.
Representing significant stakeholder in the Baha Mar dual U.S. Chapter 11 - Bahamas Provisional Liquidation cross-border cases of the US$3.5bn resort.
Representing Evergreen Solar, as debtor, in connection with its Delaware Chapter 11 case and sale to a Chinese purchaser.
Advising the bondholders in the multinational restructuring proceedings, including the Chapter 15 case, of Suntech, a multinational solar company.
Advising the bondholders in the €1.2bn Chapter 15 case restructuring of European telecoms company Wind Hellas.
Advising the bondholders in the €350m Chapter 15 case restructuring of European telecoms company Invitel.
Insolvency and Reorganization
Bankruptcy and Creditor/Debtor Rights, International M&A (New York)
Leading Expert, United States
Expert Guides: Guide to the World’s Leading Insolvency and Restructuring Lawyers
National Outstanding Young Restructuring Lawyer
Turnarounds & Workouts
Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights
Latest thinking and events
Hogan Lovells Events
Global Restructuring Trends: An Update on Key Developments and Themes in South East Asia, Hong Kong and China, and the United States
29 April 2015
Hogan Lovells Events
Global Restructuring Trends: An Update on Key Developments and Themes in Hong Kong and China, South East Asia and the United States
27 April 2015