Leah Fiorenza McNeill is an associate in the firm’s Restructuring & Insolvency Practice Group. Her restructuring and bankruptcy experience includes representation of distressed companies, Chapter 11 liquidating trustees, creditors’ committees, DIP Lenders, stalking horse bidders, secured and unsecured creditors. Leah's experience includes litigation and appeals in bankruptcy and insolvency matters in federal and state courts across the East Coast, with particular experience in Delaware, Florida, Georgia, and Texas. She has participated in large, multi-party mediations and has lead commercial arbitration proceedings. On the transactional side of her Restructuring practice, she has substantial experience in complex out-of-court workouts and liquidations.
Leah also represents lenders, financial institutions, and businesses in complex finance disputes, including loan defaults, real estate transactions, and breach of contract claims. She is experienced in all stages of litigation, including motions practice, mediation, discovery, trial preparation, appellate briefing, and oral argument.
Leah has particular expertise in the Food and Beverage industry, having been involved in several transactions and litigation matters for restaurants, food distributors, and other industry players. Leah also has a wealth of experience in the healthcare industry, and in particular dealing with distressed regional hospitals, rural hospitals, and skilled nursing facilities. She is also a contributing editor to Norton’s Bankruptcy Law and Practice, the leading treatise in her field.