Patrick Trostle joins Moses & Singer as Group Chairman of High Yield & Distressed Debt
NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Moses & Singer LLP is pleased to announce the arrival of Patrick J. Trostle as a partner in the Corporate Reorganization, Bankruptcy and Creditors’ Rights practice. With more than 25 years of experience in large and complex restructurings, litigation, transactions and compliance matters, Trostle will also lead the company’s new group of high yield, distressed debt and special situations funds. society.
Trostle has represented debtors and official creditors’ committees in cross-border matters, as well as investment funds, derivatives counterparties, insurance companies, banks, multinational corporations, trustees and examiners in certain of the largest insolvency cases ever filed. His extensive distressed debt experience includes serving as an advisor to some of the world’s largest hedge funds. His clients include the court-appointed examiner in the Lehman Brothers Chapter 11 case, an ad hoc committee of RMBS holders in the Ambac insolvency proceeding, US noteholders in the FSIA litigation against Anglo Irish Bank, respective debtors of General Motors and Nextel International. Chapter 11 case, a repurchase counterparty in the Orange County Chapter 9 case and the official committee of creditors in the NRG Energy Chapter 11 case.
“With predictions of economic headwinds on the horizon, Patrick’s arrival at the company comes at the right time. He is widely recognized for his deep distressed debt and cross-border experience, as well as his transactional and litigation skills,” said Alan Kolod, chairman of the firm’s management committee and partner in the field of bankruptcy. “These skills make Patrick a valuable asset to our team and our clients. We are delighted to welcome him. »
“Moses & Singer’s wide range of services provides me with an ideal platform to expand my practice. I look forward to working with this talented group of lawyers,” Trostle said.
Trostle was most recently a partner in the bankruptcy and restructuring practice at Thompson & Knight LLP after spending a decade as chairman of the restructuring and bankruptcy practice at Jenner & Block in New York. He received his JD from Vermont Law School and his BA Hons from Trinity College; he also attended Oxford University, where he studied philosophy, politics, economics and history.
Moses & Singer Practice of corporate reorganization, bankruptcy and creditors’ rights is engaged in domestic and international business across all industries. Attorneys have extensive experience in ongoing Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings in the United States, as well as cross-border insolvencies and proceedings under Chapter 15 of the Bankruptcy Code, playing significant roles in major cases in the United States, South America, Europe and Asia. .
About Moses and Singer
Since 1919, Moses & Singer LLP has represented various businesses and successful individuals and their families. The company’s wide range of US and international clients include leaders in banking and finance, entertainment, media, real estate, healthcare, advertising and communications. The firm’s lawyers advise their clients on complex transactions that involve financing, securities, mergers and acquisitions, insolvency, intellectual property and digital media, fiduciary and tax matters. They intervene in commercial, real estate and intellectual property disputes, white collar criminal cases, family disputes and corporate reorganizations and bankruptcies. The company’s single office in the Chrysler Building in New York fosters an environment of collaboration and teamwork, providing customers with enhanced personalized service and value.