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Larry J Nyhan

Larry J Nyhan
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Who's Who Legal Restructuring & Insolvency

Larry J Nyhan is co-leader of Sidley’s firmwide corporate reorganisation and bankruptcy group and serves on the firm’s management committee and executive committee. Mr Nyhan served as an extern to the Honorable Robert Eisen, United States Bankruptcy Judge for Northern District of Illinois, during 1979 and 1980; he joined the firm in 1980 and became a partner in 1988.

Representative (public) engagements include: Adelphia Communications (Chapter 11; client, debt syndicate); Alinda Roads LLC (Chapter 11; client, debt syndicate); AM Cosmetics, Inc (out-of-court restructuring; client, debt syndicate); AmeriServe Food Distribution, Inc (Chapter 11; client, YUM Brands, Inc); Bethlehem Steel Company (Chapter 11; client, debt syndicate); Birch Telecommunications (Chapter 11; client, debt syndicate); Boston Chicken, Inc (Chapter 11; client, debt syndicate); Budget Group, Inc (Budget Rent-A-Car) (Chapter 11 and UK administration; client, debtors and administrator); Centennial Coal Company (Chapter 11; client, debtors); Choice One Communications (pre-packaged Chapter 11; client, debt syndicate); Columbia Gas Transmission Corporation (Chapter 11; client, unsecured creditors’ committee); Devon Convenience Stores, Inc (Chapter 11; client, debtors); Communications Corporation of America (Chapter 11; client, debt syndicate); DTF Corporation (Chapter 11; client, purchaser); Einstein/Noah Bagel Corp (Chapter 11; client, debt syndicate); Fairchild Aircraft Corporation (Chapter 11; client, debt syndicate); Federal-Mogul Corporation (Chapter 11 and UK administrations; client, debtors and administrators); Genco Shipping and Trading Limited (Chapter 11; client, official committee of equity holders); Graceway Pharmaceuticals, Inc (Chapter 11; client, debt syndicate); Heartland Publications, Inc (Chapter 11; client, debt syndicate); and Hilex Poly Co LLC (Chapter 11; client, debtors).

Mr Nyhan received his JD from Loyola University Chicago School of Law and his BA from the University of Chicago. He is admitted in Illinois. 

WWL says: Practice co-head Larry Nyhan is an esteemed authority known for his long-standing practice in corporate bankruptcy.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Restructuring & Insolvency which can be purchased from our Shop.

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