Michael S. Neumeister

Michael Neumeister is a Partner in Gibson Dunn’s Los Angeles office and a member of the Business Restructuring and Reorganization Group. Michael has a wide array of experience in representing clients in bankruptcy and restructuring matters in many different industries. His representations have included representing debtors and lenders for in-court and out-of-court restructurings and buyers in large and small bankruptcy sales. His most recent company/debtor side engagements include Rosehill Resources, The Sports Authority and the owner of Romano’s Macaroni Grill. Michael is a frequent speaker and author on distressed situations, including recently authoring an article in the November 2021 edition of Financier Worldwide, titled “Sale Toggles in Chapter 11 Plan Processes,” and speaking at the 2022 American Bankruptcy Institute Battleground West on hospitality and movie theater bankruptcies. He has been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America® and Super Lawyers Magazine as a leading bankruptcy and insolvency attorney.

Chapter Contribution

Chapter 9 | The Need for Speed: Accelerating the Chapter 11 Process