Amanda Parra Criste

Associate, Miami

Biography

Overview

Amanda Parra Criste is an associate in the Firm's Financial Restructuring and Insolvency Practice. She advises debtors, secured and unsecured creditors, ad hoc groups, and other parties in interest with respect to complex financial restructurings, both in and out of the bankruptcy court. She also has experience advising clients in connection with bankruptcy litigation, chapter 15 cases, and other cross-border insolvency matters.

Bars and Courts
Florida State Bar
US District Court for the Southern District of Florida
Education
JD
University of Miami School of Law
BS
Finance and Marketing
New York University Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Languages
English
Spanish

Experience

Represent the independent director in the chapter 11 cases of the Zohar Funds.

Represented Joerns WoundCo Holdings, Inc. and its affiliated debtors in their expedited prepackaged Chapter 11 reorganization that resulted in a balance sheet deleveraging of more than $320 million through a conversion of prepetition debt to equity and a $40 million new money exit facility.

Represented ad hoc group of first lien lenders in connection with out-of-court debt to equity restructuring.*

Represented media and entertainment company with the out-of-court restructuring of its senior secured notes.*

Represented Nissan Motor Co., Ltd in connection with the global restructuring and chapter 11 cases of Takata Corporation.*

Represented equity holders in connection with bankruptcy litigation relating to CS Mining.*

Represented secured creditor and bidder in connection with the successful purchase of copper mine via section 363 sale.*

* Experience prior to joining White & Case