Distressed Debt Acquisition and Privatization of Canadian Cannabis Company
Private Investment Company
Representation of a private investment company in the acquisition of senior debt of a distressed publicly traded Canadian cannabis company. Structured a "going private" transaction for the company, including a joint venture with other secured creditors to acquire the assets of the cannabis company through a Canadian bankruptcy proceeding. Successfully negotiated the voluntary surrender of assets in Florida, including the transfer of a Florida cannabis license, from the cannabis company, followed by the negotiation of a joint venture with a prominent cannabis cultivator for the development of a cannabis business utilizing the Florida license.
Representation of B piece and special servicer clients, handling in excess of $130billion in 2.0 CMBSsecuritizations.
Handled billions of dollars in distressed debt related to modifications, extensions, forbearances, discounted payoffs, and deeds in lieu of foreclosure.
Debtors' counsel to Fontainebleau Las Vegas Holdings, LLC, and two of its affiliates in their chapter 11 cases in the Southern District of Florida. The debtors had over $2 billion of funded debt, had used $500 million of equity, and were prosecuting claims for $800 million in unpaid additional finan...