Bankruptcy & Restructuring in the Oil & Gas Industries in 2016 & Beyond

Broadcast Date: Wednesday, June 22, 2016 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
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Vince Slusher
Paul B. Turner
Matthew E. Tashman
Donald D. Allen


About DLA Piper

DLA Piper is a global law firm with lawyers located in more than 30 countries throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific, positioning us to help companies with their legal needs anywhere in the world. We strive to be the leading global business law firm by delivering quality and value to our clients. We achieve this through practical and innovative legal solutions that help our clients succeed. We deliver consistent services across our platform of practices and sectors in all matters we undertake. For additional information, go to


About Reed Smith LLP

Reed Smith is a global relationship law firm with more than 1,800 lawyers in 26 offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.  Founded in 1877, the firm represents leading international businesses, from Fortune 100 corporations to mid-market and emerging enterprises.

With more than 80 energy and insolvency professionals, Reed Smith has one of the largest and most experienced teams of lawyers advising clients in the energy and natural resources sector generally, and in the coal, crude oil, refined products, power and natural gas industries, in particular. We are ideally positioned to guide clients – whether industry participants, lenders, or would-be buyers of assets or equities – through national and cross-border insolvency matters impacting the energy industry, and our lawyers regularly work together across jurisdictions to bring a client-focused, seamless team approach.


About Markus Williams Young & Zimmermann LLC

Markus Williams Young & Zimmermann LLC is recognized as one of the premier financial institutions and bankruptcy and insolvency firms in the Rocky Mountain area. We have been named to U.S. News - Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" list with a Tier 1 rating in both Colorado and Utah. We have also been named by Martindale-Hubbell as a Top Ranked Law Firm, which is a distinction awarded to firms based on at least one third of their attorneys achieving the AV Preeminent Rating. We are proud that nearly half of our attorneys have achieved that rating with a perfect 5.0 out of 5.0 on the scale.

The firm provides creative and pragmatic solutions to the needs of its clients by combining significant business experience with a comprehensive knowledge of secured transactions, creditors’ rights, workouts, restructurings, receiverships, assignments for the benefit of creditors, asset sales and purchases, commercial litigation, and bankruptcy and insolvency law.

We offer our clients the quality, sophistication and experience of a large firm with the attentiveness and cost-effectiveness of a legal boutique. Our attorneys are not only experts in their fields, but also serve as officers, program presenters, and active participants in many practice related professional associations, keeping them on top of the latest “best practices” and regulatory developments.