Shearman And Sterling

News April 21, 2014

Frizzley Named 'Outstanding Young Restructuring Lawyer'

Counsel Jill Frizzley (New York-Financial Restructuring & Insolvency) has been recognized as an “Outstanding Young Restructuring Lawyer” by Turnarounds & Workouts, a leading publication covering distressed businesses in the US and Canada.

The publication notes that Frizzley has represented Textron in its acquisition of Beech Holdings, parent of Beechcraft Corporation; Deutsche Bank, Morgan Stanley, and other arrangers in over $4 billion in DIP and exit financings for American Airlines; the agent in restructuring and refinancing of the first lien debt of Physiotherapy Associates; Cinram International in its Chapter 15 cases; and Media General in its sale of newspaper assets to and financing agreements with Berkshire Hathaway. Frizzley is also representing Coldwater Creek in its recent chapter 11 filing.