Announcing the Launch of Bilzin Sumberg's Finance & Restructuring Blog

Press Release
May 19, 2014

Miami, FL - Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP, widely known for its expertise in corporate restructuring and commercial finance, has launched Bilzin Sumberg's Finance & Restructuring blog. The blog is designed to deliver commentary about complex financing and restructuring practices, and help readers understand business from a range of different perspectives, including traditional corporate banking law, commercial finance and litigation. The blog will serve as a resource for CEOs, CFOs, boards of directors, credit professionals, in-house counsel and others to stay informed about important developments in the restructuring and finance world that could affect the health of their business.

Bilzin Sumberg's Business Finance & Restructuring Group regularly assist corporations with the full gamut of commercial finance and corporate restructuring, including asset-based lending and cash flow financings, letter of credit facilities, mezzanine and subordinated debt offerings, intercreditor arrangements, workouts and recapitalizations. As highly skilled reorganization specialists, litigators and negotiators, with extensive experience in these complex arenas, they are well-positioned to deliver insight into market changes, recent cases or landmark decisions that could significantly impact the way a business reacts to troubled times.

Scott L. Baena, a Partner and Chair of the firm's Business Finance & Restructuring Practice Group, will serve as Editor of the blog. Scott is a nationally recognized restructuring practitioner, recognized by esteemed legal publication Chambers USA, receiving the highest ranking in Restructuring & Bankruptcy since the publication's inaugural year in Florida, and repeatedly listed in The K&A Restructuring Register: America's Top 100, an elite registry and peer listing of the top 67 attorneys and 40 financial advisors who practice in the restructuring, reorganization, insolvency and bankruptcy arenas in the United States.

Contributors will include Business Finance & Restructuring Practice Group Leader Jay M. Sakalo and Partners Mindy A. Mora and Jeffrey I. Snyder. Additionally, Robert M. Siegel, a Partner and Chair of the Commercial Finance practice at Bilzin Sumberg, will contribute to the blog.

"In today's marketplace, bankruptcy is no longer the best option," said Scott Baena. "Savvy business executives take control of troubled situations and hire a restructuring professional to assist them before it becomes too late. We launched this blog with the goal of keeping corporate leaders aware of what's coming in the future of corporate financing and refinancing."

Topics covered in the Finance & Restructuring blog will include Asset Based & Other Commercial Financing, Bankruptcy, Bankruptcy Alternatives, Business Reorganization, CMBS, Creditors & Creditors Committees, Creditors Rights, DIP Financing, Distressed Assets, Insolvency Fiduciaries and Purchases & Sales.

To visit the blog, please go to You can also register for RSS feeds and blog updates.

About Bilzin Sumberg

Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP is a commercial law firm with extensive experience in the areas of Business Finance & Restructuring, Corporate & Tax, Government Relations & Land Development, International, Litigation and Real Estate. For more information, please visit

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