News 19 Dec. 2019
Curtis Wins in London for Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria
News 18 Apr. 2016
Curtis gains recognition in new Africa publication
News 24 Jan. 2020
Curtis defeats $400 million investment treaty claim brought against India
Event 02 Oct. 2019
Claudia Frutos-Peterson and Borzu Sabahi Lead ILI Advanced International Arbitration Training Sessions for the Philippines Office of Solicitor General
News 04 Dec. 2019
Curtis advises TIM S.p.A. on €240 million sale of its stake in Persidera, a leading digital terrestrial television signal company
Partner Simon Batifort Speaks at Arbitration Training Workshop Organized by the Ministry of Finance of the Czech Republic and Young ICCA
News 18 Dec. 2019
Six Curtis Partners Featured in Who's Who Legal - Arbitration 2020
Event 04 Dec. 2019
New York Partner Eduardo A. Cukier Presented at the Latin Lawyer Live 4th Annual Tax Conference
Publications 15 Jan. 2020
Antonia Birt publishes IBA Arbitration Country Guide for the UAE
Event 19 Nov. 2019
Partners Hermann Ferré and Antonia Birt teach at International Arbitration Seminar in Abu Dhabi
Client Alert 13 Jan. 2020
U.S. District Court Vacates $2 Million Penalty Imposed by OFAC on Exxon Mobil
Publications 07 Jan. 2020
Claudia Frutos-Peterson, Simon Batifort, and Marat Umerov Author Chapters in "The ICSID Convention, Regulations and Rules: A Practical Commentary"
Event 28 Jan. 2020
Associate Jadranka Jakovcic to speak at NYCLA’s panel discussion on Career Opportunities
News 28 Jan. 2020
Curtis represents Dos Toros in the sale of the company to Chop’t Creative Salad Company.
Curtis has a strong litigation practice with an impressive track record of success in bankruptcy-related disputes. Our multidisciplinary teams are comprised of seasoned restructuring and insolvency professionals who have paved the way in developing existing case law, and some of the finest litigators, with proven trial acumen in U.S. federal and state courts.
Curtis has a sophisticated bankruptcy and insolvency litigation practice and achieves outstanding results in complex disputes on a broad range of high-stakes issues arising in chapter 11 cases, including adversary proceedings and bankruptcy-related litigations. The firm represents clients in the most significant insolvency cases and restructurings throughout the United States and related complex litigation claims arising from such bankruptcy cases, including Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc.
The firm’s Restructuring and Insolvency professionals work hand-in-hand with the firm’s deep roster of accomplished and seasoned litigators to meet and exceed our clients’ expectations with proven results in bankruptcy litigation matters. As one of the oldest multidisciplinary law firms in New York City, the firm’s clients benefit from the Bankruptcy Litigation group’s long-standing knowledge of New York judges, mediators, experts, consultants, and opposing counsel.
Bankruptcy cases frequently give rise to litigation claims, sometimes spanning several jurisdictions. Our deep knowledge of the Bankruptcy Code, coupled with our litigation skills, give us an edge in litigating claims in bankruptcy courts, state and federal district court, as well as mediation and arbitration forums (under the auspices of ICC, ICSID, AAA, LCIA, and ad hoc commercial arbitrations).
Many of our litigators are admitted in multiple courts and are seasoned advocates, with experience in federal as well as state courts in the U.S. at both the trial and appellate levels. Curtis litigators are known for their acumen at trial, but bring the same commitment and intensity to their work at every stage of a lawsuit, through discovery and motion practice.
As Curtis has particular experience in offering clients highly skilled legal counsel in high-stakes matters, the Bankruptcy Litigation group applies an interdisciplinary approach, drawing upon the experience of other practice groups throughout the firm, enabling the team to develop comprehensive strategies that address the legal and factual issues in a case and achieve favorable results on behalf of the client. The high caliber of our bankruptcy litigation practice is evident from the results achieved in complex bankruptcy cases throughout the world.
Lynn P. Harrison III
Restructuring and Insolvency
Commercial Disputes - Litigation
+1 212 696 6000
+39 02 7623 2001
"Strong all-round bankruptcy capabilities" and "a leading international insolvency practice."
Legal 500: USA 2019 Restructuring
The team "specializes in Chapter 11 litigation, particularly for indenture trustees and multinational corporations."
Legal 500: USA Restructuring 2019
Ranked a top firm for International Insolvencies by Global Restructuring Review.