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The Cramdown: A New Podcast from O’Melveny’s Restructuring Group

September 14, 2020


Providing timely insights for borrowers and lenders at a time of heightened economic uncertainty, O’Melveny’s Restructuring team has launched an incisive podcast called The Cramdown. This original series analyzes the latest industry and legal trends in today’s distressed economy. Restructuring practice chair John Rapisardi and partner Nancy Mitchell welcome guests to share practical insights on the many challenges affecting businesses and investors during economic disruptions.

In “Episode 1: The Commercial Real Estate Market—Ground Zero of the 2020 Pandemic Recession,” Mitchell and Rapisardi talk with corporate restructuring partner Steve Warren and real estate partner Michael Hamilton to address how the global pandemic is affecting commercial lease agreements. Their candid, eye-opening discussion offers an outlook on key property asset classes heading into 2021 and actionable advice for tenants in negotiating with landlords and bank lenders.

Listen to the first episode of The Cramdown below and subscribe to hear future installments on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, and SoundCloud.