Experience

HCR ManorCare, Inc.

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HCR ManorCare, Inc. and its non-debtor subsidiaries are a leading national healthcare provider that operate a network of more than 450 locations nationwide providing (a) skilled nursing and inpatient rehabilitation facilities, memory care facilities, and assisted living facilities (b) hospice and home health care agencies; and (c) outpatient rehabilitation clinics and other ancillary healthcare and related businesses.  HCR ManorCare, Inc. commenced its bankruptcy case to effectuate a prepackaged plan of reorganization satisfying the claims of a major creditor and improving its go-forward operations by, among other things, reducing its operating leverage.  Young Conaway was retained as co-counsel in HCR ManorCare, Inc.’s chapter 11 bankruptcy case with Sidley Austin LLP.

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.

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.

Allen Family Foods, Inc.

Young Conaway served as lead counsel to Allen Family Foods, Inc. and certain of its affiliates, in their chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The Allen Group was a family-owned and operated, vertifcally intergrated poulty producer, and had grown from a single hatchery located near Seaford, Delaware, to an industry leader in each of its core operations: breeding, hatching, feed millinig, growout operations, processing and rendering. The Debtors offered a wide array of retain private-label chicken products including, but not limited to, bulk, deli, tray pack and antibotic-free products. With Young Conaway's guidance, the Debtors successfully liquidated their assets, confirmed a joint chapter 11 plan of liquidation and emerged from bankruptcy protection on January 2, 2013.

Ameripol Synpol Corporation

Young Conaway acted as co-counsel to Ameripol Synpol Corporation, a Texas based company that was one of the nation's largest manufacturers of emulsion styrene butadiene rubber, a synthetic rubber used primarily in the production of new and replacement tires. 

A123 Systems Inc.

Young Conaway served as co-counsel, with Sidley Austin LLP, to Wanxiang America Corporation, post-petition lender and purchaser of substantially all of the assets of A123 Systems Inc. and certain of its affiliates, chapter 11 debtors in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.

Carey Limousine L.A., Inc.

Young Conaway acts as co-counsel, with Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP, Carey Limousine L.A., Inc. in its chapter 11 proceeding currently pending in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The Debtor is one of the largest chauffered transportation services companies in Southern California.

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.

Lee Enterprises, Incorporated

Young Conaway acted as co-counsel, along with Sidley Austin LLP, to Lee Enterprises, Incorporated and certain of its subsidiaries in their chapter 11 proceedings in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. Lee was the premier provider of local news, information, and advertising, primarily in midsize markets throughout the United States. Lee and its subsidiaries owned a portfolio of 48 daily newspapers with a joint interest in four others, several rapidly growing digital products, and almost 300 weekly newspapers and specialty publications in 23 states. With the assistance of Young Conaway and Sidley, the Debtors successfully confirmed their prepackaged chapter 11 plan of reorganization and emerged from bankruptcy in 2012.

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.

Catholic Diocese of Wilmington, Inc.

Young Conaway served as lead counsel to the Catholic Diocese of Wilmington, Inc., in its chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The Debtor serves approximately 233,000 Catholic faithful and 57 parishes within a territory comprising the City of Wilmington and the Counties of New Castle, Kent, and Sussex in Delaware, and the nine eastern-shore counties of Caroline, Cecil, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne, Somerset, Talbot, Wicomico, and Worcester in Maryland. With the assistance of Young Conaway, the Debtor successfully confirmed its chapter 11 plan of reorganization and emerged from bankruptcy protection on September 26, 2011.

Los Angeles Dodgers LLC

Young Conaway acted as co-counsel, along with Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP, to the Los Angeles Dodgers LLC and certain of its affiliates in their chapter 11 proceedings in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The Los Angeles Dodgers are one of the oldest professional baseball teams in the United States and are presently located in Los Angeles, California. With Young Conaway’s and Dewey's assistance, the Debtors successfully confirmed their chapter 11 plan of reorganization and emerged from bankruptcy in 2012.