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Rentech WP U.S., Inc.

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Young Conaway served as co-counsel to Rentech, Inc. and its affiliated debtors in their chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings.  Prior to the Petition Date, Rentech was a large international wood fibre processing company, focusing primarily on the manufacture and sale of wood pellets.  Young Conaway helped Rentech strategically navigate the bankruptcy process, leading to the consummation and court approval of sales of two of Rentech’s primary business units that did not seek chapter 11 protection, and accomplishing the successful confirmation of the company’s chapter 11 plan.

SourceHOV

Young Conaway acted as co-counsel to the predecessor of SourceHOV. SourceHOV is one of the leading providers of information management solutions in the United States, with approximately 94 operating locations in 26 states. As of the bankruptcy filing date, the company employed approximately 5,278 people in the United States and Mexico and another 1,637 people worldwide through its non-debtor affiliates. Its highly leveraged capital structure, which required interest payments of approximately $20 million per year, began to generate serious liquidity issues for the company prior to its bankruptcy filing. The company confirmed its chapter 11 plan of reorganization in May, 2002.

Digital Domain Media Group, Inc.

Young Conaway acted as co-counsel, with Latham & Watkins LLP, to OddLot Entertainment, LLC, a significant party-in-interest in the chapter 11 proceeding of Digital Domain Media Group, Inc. pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.

Graceway Pharmaceuticals, LLC

Young Conaway served as co-counsel, with Latham & Watkins LLP, to Graceway Pharmaceuticals, LLC and certain of its affiliates in their chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankrutpcy Court for the District of Delaware. Prior to their bankruptcy filing, the debtors were a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on generating sales growth and developing, in-licensing and acquiring branded prescription products primarily in the areas of dermatology, respiratory, and women's health. With the assistance of Young Conaway, the debtors successfully sold substantially all of their assets in a 363 sale, confirmed a plan of liquidation, and emerged from bankruptcy protection on May 4, 2012.

Solar Trust of America, LLC

Young Conaway serves as lead counsel for Solar Trust of America and certain of its affiliates in their chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The Debtors were founded to develop utility-scale solar-energy projects in the American Southwest. With Young Conaway's assistance, the Debtors successfully sold the rights to certain of these projects and currently have a liquidating plan pending confirmation.

Pemco World Air Services, Inc.

Young Conaway acts as lead counsel to Pemco World Air Services, Inc. and certain of its affiliates in their chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The Debtors are an industry leader in maintenance, repair and overhaul for wide and narrow body aircraft and regional jets from around the world. With more than 300 cargo conversions, the Debtors are also the world’s leading provider of narrow body aircraft cargo conversions. With Young Conaway’s help, the Debtors received approval to sell substantially all of their assets to Avion Services Holdings, Inc. The Debtors have filed a joint plan of liquidation, which is pending before the Court.

Sand Spring Capital III, LLC

Young Conaway is acting as lead counsel to Sand Spring Capital III, LLC and its affiliates in their chapter 11 proceedings in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The Debtors were investment vehicles that held securities and other assets for investment purposes for the benefit of their membership interest holders or shareholders.

Chef Solutions, Inc.

Young Conaway acted as co-counsel to Reser's Fine Foods, the subordinated DIP lender to Chef Solutions, Inc., in its chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.

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

Anchor Blue Holding Corp.

Young Conaway, along with Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP, served as counsel to Anchor Blue Holding Corp. and certain of its subsidiaries in their chapter 11 case in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. Based in Corona, California, the Debtors operated 117 apparel stores that sold closing and accessories bearing the Anchor Blue name. With the assistance of Young Conaway, Anchor Blue received approval to enter into an Agency Agreement between the Debtors and a joint venture of Gordon Brothers Retail Partners, LLC and Hilco Merchant Resources, LLC and to conduct store closing sales at all of the Debtors’ retail locations.

EarthRenew IP Holdings LLC

Young Conaway acted as counsel for RSM Richter Inc., in its capacity as the court-appointed Receiver and Foreign Representative of EarthRenew Corporation and certain of its affiliates in Canadian receivership proceedings commenced under the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act (Canada), R.S.C. 1985, c. B-3, as amended, pending before the Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta in the Judicial District of Calgary.

National Envelope Corp.

Young Conaway served as co-counsel, with Latham & Watkins LLP, to National Envelope Corp. and certain of its affiliates in their chapter 11 proceedings in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. As of the petition date, the debtors were the largest privately-held envelope manufacturing company in the United States with facilities and customers located throughout the nation. With the assistance of Young Conaway, the debtors successfully sold substantially all of their assets in a 363 sale.

Freedom Communications Holdings, Inc.

Young Conaway served as co-counsel, with Latham & Watkins LLP, to Freedom Communications Holdings, Inc. and forty-nine of its affiliates in their chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. Prior to the petition date, the Debtors operated a media business in two primary industry segments: newspaper publishing and broadcast television. In addition, the Debtors operated an interactive business which offered website complements, as well as digital and mobile products, to their newspaper and broadcast properties. With the assistance of Young Conaway, the Debtors successfully confirmed their joint plan of reorganization and emerged from bankruptcy protection on April 30, 2010.

Eddie Bauer Holdings, Inc.

Young Conaway acted as co-counsel, with Latham & Watkins LLP, to Eddie Bauer Holdings, Inc. and certain of its affiliates in their chapter 11 proceeding before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The Debtors sold outerwear, apparel and accessories, all of which reflected Eddie Bauer's distinctive outdoor heritage, as well as selected products for the home. Moreover, the Debtors operated 370 retail and outlet stores throughout the United States and Canada. With the assistance of Young Conaway, the Debtors successfully sold substantially all of their assets in a 363 sale, confirmed their joint plan of liquidation, and emerged from bankruptcy protection on April 6, 2010.

Regent Communications, Inc.

Young Conaway acted as co-counsel, along with Latham and Watkins, to Regent Communications, Inc. and its affiliates. The Debtors were a radio broadcast companny, focused on the acquisition, development, and operation of radio stations in mid-sized markets. With Young Conaway's help, the Debtors successfully confirmed a prearranged plan of reorganization and exited bankruptcy in 2010.

In re Basin Water, Inc.

Young Conaway served as lead counsel to Basin Water, Inc. and certain of its affiliates, in their chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. Headquartered in Rancho Cucamonga, California, the Debtors design, build and implement systems for the treatment of contaminated groundwater, industrial process water, and air streams from municipal and industrial sources. Under the guidance of Young Conaway, the Debtors successfully liquidated their assets, confirmed a joint plan of liquidation and emerged from bankruptcy protection on February 1, 2010.

KLCG Property, LLC (Key Lime Cove)

Young Conaway acted as co-counsel, along with Von Briesen and Roper, S.C., to KLCG Property LLC and Gurnee Property, LLC in their chapter 11 proceedings in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. KLCG Property constructed, owned, and operated a 414-room destination resort hotel, indoor water park, and conference center located north of Chicago in Gurnee, Illinois. Gurnee Property was the owner of a 59.03% tenants-in-common interest in the land the hotel, water park, and conference center were located on. With Young Conaway’s and Von Briesen's assistance, the Debtors successfully sold substantially all of their assets in a 363 sale in 2010.

Axiant, LLC

Young Conaway acted as co-counsel, with Latham & Watkins LLP, to Axiant, LLC in its chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankrutpcy Court for the District of Delaware. The Debtor was a leading national provider of financial services, legal collections and recovery management solutions for banks, credit card issuers and investors in debt products.

Accuride Corporation

Young Conaway acted as co-counsel, with Latham & Watkins LLP, to Accuride Corporation and certain of its affiliates, in their pre-negotiated chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The Debtors are among the largest and most diversified manufacturers and suppliers of commercial vehicle components in North America. With the assistance of Young Conaway, the Debtors successfully confirmed their joint plan of reorganization and emerged from bankruptcy protection in 2010.