Bankruptcy and Restructuring

Mass Torts

Young Conaway is a nationally recognized leader in the field of mass-tort bankruptcies and settlement trusts, and is particularly well regarded for its work as counsel to the legal representatives appointed by courts to safeguard the rights and interests of future claimants in matters involving asbestos, talc, opioids, and other mass torts. In this role, Young Conaway’s mass-tort team has represented the interests of future claimants in more than thirty bankruptcy cases and twenty settlement trusts across the country.

Our mass-tort team advises clients on all aspects of mass-tort bankruptcy proceedings and settlement trusts, from estimating claims and litigating causes of action to negotiating chapter 11 plans and ensuring the fair and equitable distribution of assets to claimants over the life of a trust. For more than 20 years, Young Conaway’s mass-tort team has provided unsurpassed legal representation to future claimant representatives, companies, and other parties confronting mass-tort bankruptcies or settlement trusts.

At the cutting edge of mass-tort issues, Young Conaway also provides periodic updates and analysis on the latest developments in litigation and legislation affecting mass torts. If you’re interested in receiving these updates, please contact a member of our team.