Webcast: Enforcing Security Interests Outside of Bankruptcy: Remedies Under the Uniform Commercial Code

September 6, 2017

​Please join us for an informative hour-long webinar focusing on the enforcement of security interests outside of a bankruptcy proceeding. The presentation discusses the remedies provided to a secured creditor by the Uniform Commercial Code, including public and private foreclosure sales, retention of collateral and collection rights. In addition to a general discussion of the available remedies and procedures, the presentation will focus on issues arising in foreclosure upon mezzanine collateral, which is of particular relevance to real estate financing structures.

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PANELISTS:

Matthew K. Kelsey is a partner in the New York office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher and a member of Gibson Dunn’s Business Restructuring and Reorganization Practice Group. Mr. Kelsey’s practice focuses on representing companies, financial institutions and creditor groups inside and outside of Chapter 11 in numerous industries, including the financial, energy, manufacturing, construction and retail sectors.

Sam Newman is a partner in the Los Angeles office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher and a member of both the Business Restructuring and Reorganization Group and the Corporate Department. His practice involves representing creditors, debtors and other parties-in-interest in Chapter 11 cases. He also advises buyers, sellers, lenders and borrowers in transactions involving distressed assets.

Jesse Shapiro is a partner in the Los Angeles office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. He is a member of the firm’s Real Estate Department. Mr. Shapiro’s practice experience includes representation of real estate funds, lenders, and institutional and non-institutional investors in all areas of real estate, including: acquisitions and dispositions; construction, mortgage (fee and leasehold), mezzanine and participating financing; loan restructuring and workouts; and forming and representing limited liability companies, general and limited partnerships and joint ventures.

Daniel Denny is an associate in the Los Angeles office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher and is a member of both the Business Restructuring & Reorganization Group and the Corporate Department. Mr. Denny has a wide range of experience representing debtors, creditor groups and potential acquirers in distressed settings. Mr. Denny also has significant commercial real estate finance experience.

Emily B. Speak is an associate in the Los Angeles office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. She currently practices with the firm’s Corporate Department and is a member of its Global Finance and Business Restructuring and Reorganization Practice Groups.

MCLE CREDIT INFORMATION:

This program has been approved for credit in accordance with the requirements of the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board for a maximum of 1.0 credit hour, of which 1.0 credit hour may be applied toward the areas of professional practice requirement.  This course is approved for transitional/non-transitional credit.

Attorneys seeking New York credit must obtain an Affirmation Form prior to watching the archived version of this webcast.  Please contact Jeanine McKeown (National Training Administrator), at 213-229-7140 or jmckeown@gibsondunn.com  to request the MCLE form.

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP certifies that this activity has been approved for MCLE credit by the State Bar of California in the amount of 1.0 hour.

California attorneys may claim “self-study” credit for viewing the archived version of this webcast.  No certificate of attendance is required for California “self-study” credit.