Elizabeth Feld | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Elizabeth Feld
Elizabeth Feld

Elizabeth Feld

Counsel, New York

T +1 212 819 8549

E efeld@whitecase.com

Overview

Elizabeth (Lisa) Feld is a counsel located in New York in White & Case's Financial Restructuring and Insolvency Practice. Lisa's practice includes representing agent banks, secured and unsecured creditors, hedge funds and companies in connection with chapter 11 reorganizations, financing transactions, and out-of-court restructurings.

Bars and Courts

  • New York State Bar
  • US District Court for the Southern District of New York

Education

  • JD, University of Chicago Law School
  • BA, Colgate University

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Polish

Experience

Represented Dynegy Inc., one of the largest generators of electricity in the United States, in connection with its refinancing and restructuring of over US$6 billion of debt and obligations through a chapter 11 plan of reorganization.

Represented Revel AC, Inc., a resort, hotel and casino in Atlantic City, N.J., in connection with obtaining debtor-in-possession financing in its chapter 11 proceeding.

Represented Deutsche Bank, as agent, and a steering committee of senior lenders, in the restructuring in chapter 11 of $630 million of senior secured indebtedness of, and in connection with providing $50 million of debtor-in-possession financing to Accuride Corporation.

Represented the Official Unsecured Bank Committee in the jointly-administered chapter 11 proceedings of Reliance Financial Services Corporation and Reliance Group Holdings, Inc., insurance holding companies.

Represented United Pan-Europe Communications N.V., a leading European cable and telecommunications company, as debtor in possession, in a successful cross-border restructuring that was administered simultaneously in the US and the Netherlands.

Represented other secured and unsecured creditors in various other chapter 11 proceedings, including, among others, Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc., Delta Air Lines, Inc., Refco, Worldcom, US Airways, and KB Toys.

Publications

  • Court of Appeals overrules Lower Court "No-Fault" Equitable Subordination Decision, Pratt's Journal of Bankruptcy Law, pp. 522–531, January/February 2006, (co-author with Evan C. Hollander)
  • Equitable Subordination and Recharacterization: Recent Developments, Audio conference for The Beard Group, January 18, 2007, (co-author with Evan C. Hollander)