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 indenture trustees, creditors’ committees, liquidating trustees/plan administrators, and secured and unsecured creditors 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.

Indenture Trustees

In re Intelsat S.A., et al.
Represent indenture trustee for approximately $7 billion of structurally senior notes in satellite company’s chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.

In re Chino’s Holdings, Inc., et al.
Represented indenture trustee for secured notes in J.Crew’s chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.

In re iHeartMedia, Inc., et al.
Represented indenture trustee for approximately $1 billion of priority guarantee notes in media company’s chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas.

In re Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, et al.
Represented 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 Hexion Holdings LLC, et al.
Represented indenture trustee for $2.4 billion of first lien notes in issuer’s chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.

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.

Official Committees of Unsecured Creditors

In re In-Shape Holding, LLC
Represent the official committee of unsecured creditors appointed in COVID-related chapter 11 cases of California-based gym operator.

In re LSC Wind Down, LLC (f/k/a Limited Stores Company), et al.
Represented 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 Sarar USA, Inc.
Represented official committee of unsecured creditors appointed in chapter 11 proceedings filed in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey by a high-end men’s apparel retailer.

Liquidating Trustees/Plan Administrators

In re OneWeb Global Limited
Represent plan administrator for liquidating debtor in chapter 11 proceedings filed by reorganized satellite company in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.

Limited Creditors’ Liquidating Trust
Represent liquidating trustee appointed under confirmed plan of liquidation for large women’s retailer.

In re Circuit City Stores, Inc., et al.
Represented liquidating trustee of an electronics retailer in numerous bankruptcy avoidance actions 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 indenture trustees, creditors’ committees, liquidating trustees/plan administrators, and secured and unsecured creditors 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

Indenture Trustees

In re Intelsat S.A., et al.
Represent indenture trustee for approximately $7 billion of structurally senior notes in satellite company’s chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.

In re Chino’s Holdings, Inc., et al.
Represented indenture trustee for secured notes in J.Crew’s chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.

In re iHeartMedia, Inc., et al.
Represented indenture trustee for approximately $1 billion of priority guarantee notes in media company’s chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas.

In re Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, et al.
Represented 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 Hexion Holdings LLC, et al.
Represented indenture trustee for $2.4 billion of first lien notes in issuer’s chapter 11 proceeding in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.

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.

Official Committees of Unsecured Creditors

In re In-Shape Holding, LLC
Represent the official committee of unsecured creditors appointed in COVID-related chapter 11 cases of California-based gym operator.

In re LSC Wind Down, LLC (f/k/a Limited Stores Company), et al.
Represented 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 Sarar USA, Inc.
Represented official committee of unsecured creditors appointed in chapter 11 proceedings filed in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey by a high-end men’s apparel retailer.

Liquidating Trustees/Plan Administrators

In re OneWeb Global Limited
Represent plan administrator for liquidating debtor in chapter 11 proceedings filed by reorganized satellite company in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.

Limited Creditors’ Liquidating Trust
Represent liquidating trustee appointed under confirmed plan of liquidation for large women’s retailer.

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