Matthew B. Stein

Matthew B. Stein’s practice focuses on representing debtors, creditors, statutory and ad hoc committees, indenture trustees, private equity funds and other investors throughout the capital structure in complex restructurings, reorganizations and liquidation proceedings.  He has extensive experience in litigation arising from distressed situations and leveraged buyouts, including fraudulent conveyances and preferential payments.  He also regularly handles disputes involving contested plan confirmation, including valuation disputes, subordination and recharacterization of claims, cramdown and vote designation issues.

Matt was twice recognized as an “Outstanding Young Restructuring Lawyer” by Turnarounds and Workouts, which annually honors the 12 top restructuring lawyers under 40.  He has also been recognized by Benchmark Litigation in its Under 40 Hot List and by The Legal 500 and Best Lawyers in America as one of the top outstanding lawyers nationwide for restructuring and bankruptcy.