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Debra  Dandeneau

Debra Dandeneau

Baker & McKenzie

New York, NY, USA


Debra A. Dandeneau is co-chair of Baker & McKenzie's Global Restructuring and Insolvency Group and chair of its North America Restructuring and Insolvency Group. Her practice focuses on business reorganizations and debtor and creditors' rights.

Ms. Dandeneau has been ranked by The Best Lawyers in America 2011-2016 in the practice areas of Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law, and Litigation–Bankruptcy. She has also been recognized by Legal 500 US for Municipal Bankruptcy and Super Lawyers 2006-2015 for Bankruptcy. Super Lawyers has also named Ms. Dandeneau among the 2015 Top Women for Bankruptcy Business in New York.

Practice focus

Over the course of her career, Ms. Dandeneau has dealt with a variety of entities experiencing financial distress, as well as a range of industries. Her work has included representations in the real estate, manufacturing, power generation, healthcare, municipal, retail, and service sectors.

Representative clients, cases or matters

  • Ms. Dandeneau's debtor representations include Aleris International, Armstrong World Industries, Brothers Gourmet Coffee, Daffy's, Eagle-Picher Industries, Formica Corporation, LandSource Communities Development (Newhall Land & Farming), Magellan Health Services, Maidenform Corporation, Okeelanta Power Corporation, and Sun Healthcare Group.
  • She also has represented creditors and other parties in a number of high-profile bankruptcy cases, including in the Caesars Chapter 11 cases, the MF Global cases, the Stockton and San Bernardino Chapter 9 cases, the Homer City prepackaged Chapter 11 case, and the Archdiocese of Portland and the Diocese of Spokane Chapter 11 cases.

Professional affiliations

  • New York Bar - Member
  • Florida Bar - Member

Awards and rankings

  • "Top Women" for Bankruptcy: Business in New York, Super Lawyers, 2015
  • "Super Lawyer" in Bankruptcy, Super Lawyers, 2006-2015
  • Pro Bono Publico Award,The Legal Aid Society, 2008
  • Recommended Lawyer in Municipal Bankruptcy in the US, Legal 500 US, 2015
  • "Best Lawyer" in Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law and Litigation, Best Lawyers in America, 2011-2016
Debra Dandeneau is associated with the following items:
Web Segment  Web Segment Chapter 11 Plan - Nuts and Bolts of Corporate Bankruptcy 2016, Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Licensing and Bankruptcy Issues in IP Transactions - IP Issues in Business Transactions 2017, Wednesday, January 11, 2017
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Chapter 11 Plan - Chapter 11 Plan, Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Licensing and Bankruptcy Issues in IP Transactions - Licensing and Bankruptcy Issues in IP Transactions, Wednesday, January 11, 2017
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Chapter 11 Plan - Chapter 11 Plan, Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Licensing and Bankruptcy Issues in IP Transactions - Licensing and Bankruptcy Issues in IP Transactions, Wednesday, January 11, 2017
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Nuts and Bolts of Corporate Bankruptcy 2016, Tuesday, January 03, 2017, New York, NY
IP Issues in Business Transactions 2017, Tuesday, January 17, 2017, New York, NY
Transcripts  Transcripts Licensing and Bankruptcy Issues in IP Transactions - Licensing and Bankruptcy Issues in IP Transactions, Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Live Seminar  Live Seminar Nuts and Bolts of Corporate Bankruptcy 2017, Monday, December 18, 2017, New York, NY
Live Webcast  Live Webcast Nuts and Bolts of Corporate Bankruptcy 2017, Monday, December 18, 2017, New York, NY
PLI Grpcast-Live Web  PLI Grpcast-Live Web Nuts and Bolts of Corporate Bankruptcy 2017, Monday, December 18, 2017, New Brunswick , NJ
Nuts and Bolts of Corporate Bankruptcy 2017, Monday, December 18, 2017, Indianapolis, IN
Nuts and Bolts of Corporate Bankruptcy 2017, Monday, December 18, 2017, Philadelphia, PA
Nuts and Bolts of Corporate Bankruptcy 2017, Monday, December 18, 2017, Atlanta, GA
Nuts and Bolts of Corporate Bankruptcy 2017, Monday, December 18, 2017, Nashville, TN
Nuts and Bolts of Corporate Bankruptcy 2017, Monday, December 18, 2017, Mechanicsburg, PA
Nuts and Bolts of Corporate Bankruptcy 2017, Monday, December 18, 2017, Pittsburgh, PA
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