October 22, 2018
On October 18, 2018, Kelley Drye & Warren LLP was selected as counsel to the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of American Tire Distributors, Inc. The company, the largest replacement tire distributor in North America, and owned by TPG Capital and Ares Management LP, commenced chapter 11 proceedings in Delaware on October 4, 2018.
The creditors’ committee includes Continental Tire, Cooper Tire & Rubber, Michelin North America, Sumitomo Rubber of North America, Sailun Jinyu Group, Pirelli Tire and Ryder Transportation Services.
Kelley Drye is a full service law firm with a nationally recognized bankruptcy practice that regularly represents creditors’ committees and other creditors across various industries in complex chapter 11 cases. Recent creditors’ committee cases include The Walking Company, RadioShack, The Limited, Macaroni Grill and Bertuccis.
Our award winning bankruptcy representations have been recognized by the Turnaround Management Association, the Association for Corporate Growth, the Global M&A Network, the M&A Advisor, and The Deal Pipeline.
The Kelley Drye team in American Tire is led by partners Eric Wilson
and Jason Adams