Experience

Columbia Gas Systems, Inc.

Young Conaway served as co-counsel to Columbia Gas System, Inc. and Columbia Gas Transmission Corporation in the successful confirmation of chapter 11 plans for both entities.

PMI Group, Inc.

Young Conaway acts as lead counsel to The PMI Group, Inc. in its chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The Debtor is an insurance holding company who, through its principal regulated subsidiary and its affiliated companies provides residential mortgage insurance in the United States. The Debtor is in the process of working towards a joint plan of reorganization.

M Waikiki LLC

Young Conaway served as co-counsel for the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of M Waikiki LLC, in its chapter 11 proceeding before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Hawaii. M Waikiki was formed to acquire a hotel property in Honolulu, Hawaii, The Modern Honolulu, which it owned as the petition date.

Trico Steel Company

Young Conaway acted as lead counsel to Trico Marine Services, Inc. and 43 of its affiliates in their chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The Debtors provided subsea services, subsea trenching and protection services, and towing and supply services and vessels, primarily to oil and natural gas exploration and production companies that operate in major offshore oil and gas producing regions around the word, including the North Sea, West Africa, Mexico, Brazil, and the Asia Pacific Region. With Young Conaway’s help, the Debtors successfully liquidated their assets, confirmed their joint plan of liquidation and emerged from bankruptcy protection in 2011

Boston Generating, LLC

Young Conaway served as counsel to the Special Committee of the Board of Managers of EBG Holdings LLC in the chapter 11 proceeding of Boston Generating, LLC, before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.

Nortel Networks UK Limited

Young Conaway serves as counsel for Alan Robert Bloom, Christopher Johon Wilkinson Hill, Alan Michael Hudson and Steven John Harris, in their capacity as joint administrators and foreign representatives of Nortel Networks UK Limited in proceedings under the Insolvency Act 1986, pending before the High Court of Justice of England and Wales.

Blue Tulip Corporation

Young Conaway acted as lead counsel to Blue Tulip Corporation, in its chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The Debtor was a retailer of gifts and entertainment products, including personalized items, for all personal and holiday occasions operating under the label of Blue Tulip. With the guidance of Young Conaway, the Debtor successfully liquidated its assets, confirmed a chapter 11 plan of liquidation, and emerged from bankruptcy protection on June 5, 2009.

Spansion Inc.

Young Conaway served as co-counsel for the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of Spansion Inc., et al., a semiconductor device company that designs, develops, manufactures, markets, licenses and sells "Flash Memory" solutions, which are semiconductor devices used to access and store digital information.

American Color Graphics/ACG Holdings, Inc.

Young Conaway acted as co-counsel, with Kirkland & Ellis LLP, to ACG Holdings, Inc. and certain of its affiliates, in their pre-packaged chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The Debtors are one of the leading printers of advertising inserts and newspaper products in the United States developed from a business that commenced operations in 1926. The Debtors are also one of the most technologically advanced providers of premedia services in the United States. With Young Conaway's assistance, the Debtors successfully confirmed their pre-packaged chapter 11 plan of reorganization and emerged from bankruptcy protection in 2008.

PRS Insurance Group, Inc.

Young Conaway acted as co-counsel, with Bingham McCutchen LLP, to the chapter 11 trustee of PRS Insurance Group, Inc. and certain of its subsidiaries in a chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. With the assistance of Young Conaway, a plan of liquidation was confirmed and the debtors successfully emerged from bankruptcy protection on August 24, 2007

American Home Mortgage Holdings Inc.

Young Conaway served as lead counsel to American Home Mortgage Holdings, Inc. and certain of its affiliates, in their chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. Prior to the bankruptcy filing, the Debtors had engaged in the origination of residential mortgage loans through their retail business and their indirect business. The Debtors' intention was to sell many of the loans they originated, either by transfer into securitization transactions or through whole loan sales to institutional purchasers. With Young Conaway's guidance, the Debtors successfully confirmed their chapter 11 plan of liquidation and emerged from bankrutpcy protection in 2010.

Planet Hollywood

Young Conaway served as co-counsel to Planet Hollywood International, Inc. and its affiliates, which operated distinctive movie, sport and entertainment-based theme restaurants and retail merchandise stores throughout the United States, Europe and Canada. The companies emerged from their chapter 11 cases in less than four months, pursuant to a pre-negotiated plan of reorganization providing for the restructuring of the company's substantial debt.

Institute for Cancer Prevention

Young Conaway served as lead counsel to the Chapter 11 Trustee for the renowned Institute for Cancer Prevention, which was dedicated to studying links between cancer and smoking. After consummating various asset sales, Young Conaway assisted the Chapter 11 Trustee in obtaining approval from the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York of his Chapter 11 Plan of Liquidation. Young Conaway also served as lead counsel to the Plan Administrator following confirmation of the chapter 11 plan of liquidation.

Globalstar Capital Corporation

Young Conaway served as co-counsel with Jones Day Reavis & Pogue for Globalstar Capital Corporation and certain of its affiliates in their chapter 11 proceedings. Prior to the petition date, the Debtors developed, deployed, owned, and operated a worldwide low-earth orbit satellite-based telecommunications system. With the assistance of Young Conaway, the Debtors confirmed their plan of reorganization and emerged from bankruptcy on June 29, 2004.

Loewen Group International, Inc.

Young Conaway acted as co-counsel to the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors in the Loewen Group International, Inc. chapter 11 case. Loewen owned or operated more that 1,100 funeral homes and more than 400 cemeteries across the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. Loewen's domestic bankruptcy case ran in tandem with its petitions filed under the Canadian Companies' Creditors Agreement Act in Vancouver, British Columbia. Because of the depth of its bankruptcy practice, Young Conaway was uniquely qualified to represent the Official Committee and to handle the difficult cross-boarder bankruptcy issues, which resulted in Loewen's successful prosecution of a chapter 11 plan of reorganization.

Harvard Industries

Young Conaway served as co-counsel to Harvard Industries and its affiliated debtors, which were primarily engaged in the business of designing, engineering, and manufacturing components for original equipment manufacturers producing cars and light trucks in North America, principally to customers such as General Motors Corporation, Ford Motor Company, and The Chrysler Corporation. Young Conaway assisted Harvard in successfully prosecuting its plan of reorganization.

In re Multicare AMC, Inc.

Young Conaway acted as co-counsel, along with Willkie Farr & Gallagher, to Multicare AMC, Inc. and certain of Multicare's affiliates in their chapter 11 proceedings in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. At the time of the bankruptcy, the Debtors were a leading provider of high quality eldercare and specialty medical services in selected geographic regions in the United States. With the assistance of Young Conaway, the Debtors successfully confirmed a chapter 11 plan of reorganization and emerged from bankruptcy in 2001.

Armstrong World Industries, Inc.

Filed in December, 2000, Armstrong World Industries (AWI) is an industry leader in the design, manufacture, and sale of floor coverings and ceiling tiles. AWI ranked among the 500 largest publicly-held companies in the United States and owns and operates 50 manufacturing plants in 15 countries. Young Conaway, as co-counsel for the Honorable Dean M. Trafelet, legal representative for future asbestos-related personal injury claimants, assisted in negotiating a plan of reorganization that includes a § 524(g) Trust valued at approximately $1.8 billion.

Global Ocean Carriers Limited, et al.

Young Conaway served as co-counsel with Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP to Global Ocean Carriers, Limited and certain of its affiliates in their chapter 11 proceedings. The Debtors operated an international shipping business, focused on the purchasing, operating and chartering of dry bulk carriers pursuant to short to medium-term charters. The Debtors operated a fleet of twelve vessels, including ten feeder container vessels and two dry bulk carriers. With the assistance of Young Conaway, the Debtors confirmed their plan of reorganization.

Integrated Health Services, Inc.

Young Conaway acted as co-counsel to Integrated Health Services, Inc. (and certain of its affiliates), one of the nation's leading providers of post-acute and related specialty healthcare services and products, in its chapter 11 bankruptcy cases.

Golden Ocean Group Limited

Young Conaway acted as co-counsel to the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors in the Chapter 11 Cases of Golden Ocean Group Limited, an international shipping company, which successfully confirmed a chapter 11 plan of reorganization.

Oneita Industries, Inc.

Young Conaway acted as counsel to the Chapter 7 trustee of Oneita Industries, Inc. Oneita, which had corporate headquarters in Birmingham, Alabama and Charleston, South Carolina, formerly manufactured and marketed high quality activewear and infantware. With the assistance of Young Conaway, the Chapter 7 trustee was able to recover and distribute over nine million dollars to the Debtor's creditors.

Smith Corona Corporation

Young Conaway served as lead counsel for Smith Corona, who was a provider of typewriters, supplies and various office products but ceased its manufacturing operations in late 1997 and transitioned into a sales and marketing organization.