Stephen M. Wolpert

stephen-wolpert

Stephen M. Wolpert

Associate

New York | 1095 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10036-6797
+1 212 698 3836 | +1 212 698 3599

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Stephen M. Wolpert’s practice focuses on representation of secured and unsecured creditors, bondholder groups, bank groups, and debtors in large-scale restructurings and reorganizations and in non-judicial workouts throughout the United States.

In 2016, Mr. Wolpert was a member of the team awarded the “Chapter 11 Reorganization of the Year (US$1 billion – US$5 billion)” at The M&A Advisor’s 11th Annual Turnaround Awards for its representation of RCS Capital. The restructuring of RCS Capital was also selected by Beard Group’s Turnarounds & Workouts in its annual “Successful Restructurings” round-up for 2016. 

Significant Representations

  • The ad hoc group of noteholders in connection with the cross-border restructuring of defaulted senior notes issued by Vitro S.A.B. de C.V., a Mexican glass manufacturer.
  • Constar International Holdings LLC in its Chapter 11 case and sale of substantially all assets to Plastipak Packaging, Inc.
  • Second lien term lenders in connection with Chapter 11 case of Orchard Supply Hardware.
  • Noteholders in the Chapter 11 case of Station Casinos.
  • Noteholders and the successful plan proponents in the Chapter 11 case of Greektown Casino.
  • The agent for the second lien lenders in the Chapter 11 case of Motor Coach Industries.
  • Successful plan proponent in Chapter 11 case of Scotia Pacific and Pacific Lumber.
  • Certain noteholders in Chapter 11 case of Delphi Corporation.
  • The ad hoc committee of claims holders in the Chapter 11 case of Northwest Airlines Corporation.
Education
  • Loyola University Maryland, B.B.A., Finance, 2002
  • St. John’s University School of Law, J.D., 2006
  • St. John’s University School of Law, LL.M., Bankruptcy, 2011
Admissions
  • New York
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan