New York, NY, 17 June 2004 – LAWFUEL -Kirkpatrick & Lockhart LLP (K&L) is pleased to announce that Edward M. Fox has joined the firm as a partner, resident in the New York
office. Fox was formerly with Pryor Cashman Sherman & Flynn LLP, where he
headed that firm’s bankruptcy practice.
Fox has broad experience in virtually all aspects of bankruptcy, corporate
reorganizations and financial restructurings. He has represented indenture
trustees, landlords and other creditors in some of the country’s largest
bankruptcy cases. Fox has also represented banks, pension funds, labor
unions and other creditors in numerous Chapter 11 reorganization cases
involving retailers, hotel and motel properties, office buildings, casinos
and other businesses.
Commenting on Fox’s arrival, Woody Collins, Administrative Partner of K&L’s
New York office, said, “In recent years, we have added substantial
bankruptcy expertise to several of our offices. With Ed’s arrival, we take
another step toward establishing critical mass in our national bankruptcy
practice, and at the same time we further position ourselves in New York,
one of the country’s two leading venues for significant bankruptcy filings.”
K&L serves a dynamic and growing clientele in regional, national and
international markets that includes representation of over half of the
FORTUNE 100. Currently more than 700 lawyers strong, K&L’s practice embraces
three major areas–litigation, corporate and regulatory–and related fields.
For information about K&L, visit www.kl.com.