Richard Chesley

Co-US Managing Partner |


Rick is currently the Co-US Managing Partner of DLA Piper LLP (US). He previously served as Co-Chair of the US Restructuring Group and Global Co-Chair of the Restructuring Group for a number of years. Rick practices in the areas of corporate restructuring, with an emphasis on bankruptcy transactions both in the United States and internationally. Rick represents debtors, official creditor committees and other constituencies in bankruptcy proceedings throughout the United States. Additionally, he handles litigation matters throughout the country stemming from bankruptcy proceedings.

Chapter Contribution

Chapter 7.II | Avoiding a Bankruptcy Filing: Corporate Decision-Making and Liability Management Transactions