The Jones Walker maritime restructuring team represents companies and lenders in all facets of maritime-related restructuring, workout, and bankruptcy issues. Our extensive experience ranges from liquidation bankruptcies to prepackaged Chapter 11 bankruptcies, as well as debt-for-equity swaps. Our team includes former general counsels who managed the Chapter 11 process of publicly traded offshore and marine companies.
Our interdisciplinary practice group is composed of a wide range of practice areas and numerous attorneys who focus on specific areas of law that fall under the greater umbrella of maritime, bankruptcy, business, and finance. We represent businesses ranging from small, family-owned operations to large public and private multinational corporations with maritime assets. Our attorneys provide counsel on all aspects of maritime law affecting debtor-creditor relations, such as:
We frequently serve as special maritime counsel in bankruptcies in which marine assets are involved and offer the ability to serve in such capacity alongside our firm’s corporate, finance, and bankruptcy teams. By doing so, we provide value through the inherent efficiencies of having a suite of legal services housed within a single law firm.