Brian S. Hermann is Deputy Chair of the Restructuring department and a member of the firm’s Management Committee. He has extensive experience in complex out-of-court restructurings and Chapter 11 cases across various industries. Brian’s recent company experience includes advising The Collected Group, Pioneer Energy Services Corporation and Jack Cooper Ventures; and his noteworthy creditor-side representations include advising key stakeholders in the restructurings of Carlson Travel Inc., Windstream, Covia Holdings Corporation, Frontier Communications and Toys “R” Us. For bespoke matters, Brian represented the California Public Utilities Commission in the Chapter 11 cases of PG&E Corporation. Brian is a Fellow of the American College of Bankruptcy. He serves on the Practicing Law Institute’s Bankruptcy and Creditor Rights Advisory Committee. He is recognized by Chambers USA, The Legal 500, Who’s Who Legal, The Best Lawyers in America; was American Lawyer’s 2018 “Dealmaker of the Year” and is one of Lawdragon’s “500 Leading U.S. Bankruptcy & Restructuring Lawyers.”

Chapter Contribution

Chapter 11 | Mediation to Accelerate Resolution and Reduce Cost in Bankruptcy