MELISSA A. HAGER
Special Counsel
(212) 808-5142 (212) 808-5142
MELISSA A. HAGER Special Counsel
Melissa Hager has extensive experience advising a wide array of clients in complex business reorganizations, debt restructurings, asset sales, and insolvency matters throughout the country. Her clients include official and ad hoc creditors’ committees, unsecured and secured creditors, and financial institutions in numerous industry sectors including energy, oil and gas, retail, real estate and real estate development, and telecommunications. Melissa also advises bankruptcy examiners, bankruptcy trustees, liquidating trustees, and other post-confirmation creditor fiduciaries.
 

Professional Activities

International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC), U.S. regional director

WorkOUT professionals, board member

Official Committees of Unsecured Creditors

Peabody Energy, Inc.
Avaya Inc.
TCEH Corp. (Energy Future Holdings Corp.)
UCI International, LLC  
Fairfield Residential LLC
Kmart Corporation
Oneida
Integrated Health Services
American Plumbing and Mechanical
Independence Air 
Avado Brands
Phar-Mor
Amp’d Mobile
Bonus Stores
Buehler Foods

Post-Confirmation Fiduciaries

MF Global Plan Administrator
ResCap Borrower Claims Trust
FFR Liquidating Trust

Chapter 11 Trustee and Examiner

MF Global Holdings, Ltd.
SemCrude L.P.

Debtors

Residential Capital, LLC
Sungevity, Inc.
Hovensa LLC
Tricom Financial Corp.
Crescent Public Communications, Inc.
 

Martindale-Hubbell — A/V Rated

About

Melissa Hager has extensive experience advising a wide array of clients in complex business reorganizations, debt restructurings, asset sales, and insolvency matters throughout the country. Her clients include official and ad hoc creditors’ committees, unsecured and secured creditors, and financial institutions in numerous industry sectors including energy, oil and gas, retail, real estate and real estate development, and telecommunications. Melissa also advises bankruptcy examiners, bankruptcy trustees, liquidating trustees, and other post-confirmation creditor fiduciaries.
 

Professional Activities

International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC), U.S. regional director

WorkOUT professionals, board member

Experience

Official Committees of Unsecured Creditors

Peabody Energy, Inc.
Avaya Inc.
TCEH Corp. (Energy Future Holdings Corp.)
UCI International, LLC  
Fairfield Residential LLC
Kmart Corporation
Oneida
Integrated Health Services
American Plumbing and Mechanical
Independence Air 
Avado Brands
Phar-Mor
Amp’d Mobile
Bonus Stores
Buehler Foods

Post-Confirmation Fiduciaries

MF Global Plan Administrator
ResCap Borrower Claims Trust
FFR Liquidating Trust

Chapter 11 Trustee and Examiner

MF Global Holdings, Ltd.
SemCrude L.P.

Debtors

Residential Capital, LLC
Sungevity, Inc.
Hovensa LLC
Tricom Financial Corp.
Crescent Public Communications, Inc.
 

Honors

Martindale-Hubbell — A/V Rated