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O’Melveny’s Addition of Preeminent Restructuring Team Named a Top Lateral Move of 2013 by The American LawyerJanuary 05, 2014 O’Melveny’s addition of leading bankruptcy lawyers John Rapisardi, George Davis, and Peter Friedman was recently named one of the most high-profile lateral partner moves in 2013 by The American Lawyer. The renowned team, which joined the Firm in May of last year, has played key roles in some of the largest restructuring projects and most significant bankruptcies ever filed. As noted in the publication’s February 3, 2014, article “The Lateral All-Stars,” these include representing the US Department of the Treasury and the Presidential Task Force on the Auto Industry during the Chrysler Group’s and General Motors Company’s Chapter 11 cases.
Rapisardi and Davis are co-chairs of O’Melveny’s Global Restructuring Practice, and reside in the Firm’s New York office. Friedman is a member of the Global Restructuring Practice, and resides in the Firm’s Washington, DC office.