Defense of Texas personal injury law firm and its partners in a lawsuit by Florida and New York law firms relating to the representation of thousands of Nicaraguan banana farmers in their collection actions against various U.S. corporations. The actions resulted from over $900 million in judgments awarded to the farmers due to their exposure to certain hazardous chemicals. Plaintiffs voluntarily dismissed their action to avoid an adverse ruling by the District Court.
Representation of B piece and special servicer clients, handling in excess of $130billion in 2.0 CMBSsecuritizations.
Representation of an energy company in its $9.45 billion all-cash acquisition of another energy company, resulting in the creation of the largest utility holding company in the United States.
Handled the sale of over 2,000 REOs, with aggregate purchase prices in the billions of dollars, through both the negotiation and closing of individual sales and the structuring and sale by auction of multiple properties. The largest was approximately $216 million, which was the sale of a major hotel...