Rapisardi to Speak at ABI Caribbean Insolvency Symposium

February 11, 2017

O'Melveny partner John Rapisardi will speak at the ABI Caribbean Insolvency Symposium on February 11, 2017, in Grand Cayman.

Rapisardi will speak on a panel titled, “Puerto Rico’s Financial Crisis: The Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act (PROMESA) in Action,” which will explore the oversight board created under PROMESA, including a simplified overview of the law, key players and their roles, highlights from the first 90 days of PROMESA, and the major challenges faced by the oversight board to improve Puerto Rico’s financial condition.

Rapisardi, who co-chairs O’Melveny’s Restructuring Practice, has 30 years of domestic and international debtor and creditor restructuring experience across a variety of industries, including automotive, casinos, chemical, health care, retail, real estate, satellite, sports franchises, textile, and telecommunications. He resides in the firm’s New York office.