KRISTIN S. ELLIOTT
Special Counsel
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KRISTIN S. ELLIOTT Special Counsel

Kristin Elliott focuses on business reorganizations, creditors’ rights and bankruptcy litigation.  She represents creditors’ committees, indenture trustees, liquidating trustees, secured and unsecured creditors and other parties of interest in all aspects of bankruptcy and insolvency proceedings.

Kristin brings a deep understanding of bankruptcy law and the practical realities of business.  She develops pragmatic, proactive solutions to challenging restructuring situations, where things are already imperfect, and where quick thinking, clear goalsetting and effective negotiation are often required to achieve positive results.  Kristin’s direct, down-to-earth style, and her ability to distill complex legal issues into straight-forward, concrete plans of action, make her an integral member of her clients’ team.  

Official Committees of Unsecured Creditors

In re LSC Wind Down, LLC (f/k/a Limited Stores Company), et al.
Represent official committee of unsecured creditors appointed in chapter 11 proceedings filed in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware by a national women’s clothing retailer.

In re Kid Brands, Inc., et al.
Represent official committee of unsecured creditors appointed in chapter 11 proceedings filed in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey by an importer and distributor of infant furniture and accessories.

In re UPH Holdings, Inc., et al.
Represent the official committee of unsecured creditors appointed in chapter 11 proceedings filed by a telecommunications provider in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Texas.
 
In re The Fuller Brush Company, Inc., et al.

Represent the official committee of unsecured creditors appointed in chapter 11 proceedings filed in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York by a manufacturer of home and business cleaning and personal care products.

In re Z Gallerie
Represent the official committee of unsecured creditors appointed in a chapter 11 proceeding filed by a furniture retailer in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California.
 

Indenture Trustees

In re Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, et al.
Represent indenture trustee for $3.7 billion of second lien notes in an issuer’s chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

In re Chaparral Energy LLC, et al.
Represented indenture trustee for $1.25 billion of unsecured notes in an energy company’s chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.

In re James River Coal Company, et al.
Represented indenture trustee for $480 million of unsecured notes in coal producer’s chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.

In re Revel AC, Inc., et al.
Represent the indenture trustee/collateral agent for second lien notes in an issuer and affiliates’ prepackaged chapter 11 proceedings in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey.

In re TerreStar Networks, Inc., et al.
Represent the indenture trustee/collateral agent for senior secured notes in an issuer and affiliates’ chapter 11 proceedings in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.

In re Indianapolis Downs LLC, et al.
Represent the indenture trustee/collateral agent for senior subordinated secured notes in an issuer’s chapter 11 proceedings in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.
 

Liquidating Trustees

In re Circuit City Stores, Inc., et al.
Represent the liquidating trustee of an electronics retailer in numerous bankruptcy avoidance actions pending in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.

About

Kristin Elliott focuses on business reorganizations, creditors’ rights and bankruptcy litigation.  She represents creditors’ committees, indenture trustees, liquidating trustees, secured and unsecured creditors and other parties of interest in all aspects of bankruptcy and insolvency proceedings.

Kristin brings a deep understanding of bankruptcy law and the practical realities of business.  She develops pragmatic, proactive solutions to challenging restructuring situations, where things are already imperfect, and where quick thinking, clear goalsetting and effective negotiation are often required to achieve positive results.  Kristin’s direct, down-to-earth style, and her ability to distill complex legal issues into straight-forward, concrete plans of action, make her an integral member of her clients’ team.  

Experience

Official Committees of Unsecured Creditors

In re LSC Wind Down, LLC (f/k/a Limited Stores Company), et al.
Represent official committee of unsecured creditors appointed in chapter 11 proceedings filed in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware by a national women’s clothing retailer.

In re Kid Brands, Inc., et al.
Represent official committee of unsecured creditors appointed in chapter 11 proceedings filed in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey by an importer and distributor of infant furniture and accessories.

In re UPH Holdings, Inc., et al.
Represent the official committee of unsecured creditors appointed in chapter 11 proceedings filed by a telecommunications provider in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Texas.
 
In re The Fuller Brush Company, Inc., et al.

Represent the official committee of unsecured creditors appointed in chapter 11 proceedings filed in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York by a manufacturer of home and business cleaning and personal care products.

In re Z Gallerie
Represent the official committee of unsecured creditors appointed in a chapter 11 proceeding filed by a furniture retailer in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California.
 

Indenture Trustees

In re Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, et al.
Represent indenture trustee for $3.7 billion of second lien notes in an issuer’s chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

In re Chaparral Energy LLC, et al.
Represented indenture trustee for $1.25 billion of unsecured notes in an energy company’s chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.

In re James River Coal Company, et al.
Represented indenture trustee for $480 million of unsecured notes in coal producer’s chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.

In re Revel AC, Inc., et al.
Represent the indenture trustee/collateral agent for second lien notes in an issuer and affiliates’ prepackaged chapter 11 proceedings in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey.

In re TerreStar Networks, Inc., et al.
Represent the indenture trustee/collateral agent for senior secured notes in an issuer and affiliates’ chapter 11 proceedings in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.

In re Indianapolis Downs LLC, et al.
Represent the indenture trustee/collateral agent for senior subordinated secured notes in an issuer’s chapter 11 proceedings in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.
 

Liquidating Trustees

In re Circuit City Stores, Inc., et al.
Represent the liquidating trustee of an electronics retailer in numerous bankruptcy avoidance actions pending in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.