Rick has extensive experience providing legal, financial advisory, and strategic counseling in restructurings of municipal and corporate debt, as well as equity. Over the past 35 years, he has represented nearly every high yield bond fund, all of the major corporate trustees, and many private hedge funds.
His national practice has spanned bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, public finance, commercial and tax litigation, mergers and acquisitions, corporate securities law, and taxation. Rick has successfully worked on more than 150 restructurings of corporate and public debt, both in and out of bankruptcy. He has appeared in more than 20 Federal Courts of Appeal, District Courts, and Bankruptcy Court, as well as numerous state trial and appellate courts.
A Wharton finance graduate and Certified Public Accountant, Rick brings unique financial and accounting skills to every matter, along with a solutions-driven approach to achieving the best results for his clients. He has advised clients in multiple industries, including cannabis and health care where he has worked out debt for hospitals, nursing homes, continuing care communities, and adult housing across the United States. Rick represented the German government in the City of Detroit bankruptcy case. Most recently, Rick gained experience on the financial advisory side of the restructuring world, as a managing director with a leading national accounting and consulting firm.
Admitted in California, Illinois, and Pennsylvania; not admitted in Arizona.