January 21, 2021
Am Law 100 firm Polsinelli has been recognized by The M&A Advisor for the “Restructuring Deal of the Year” award for its representation as lead counsel in the Chapter 11 Sale of Orchids Paper Products Company. The award will be presented at the 12th Annual International M&A Awards Gala in January 2021. 

The M&A Advisor recognizes outstanding transactions, firms and dealmakers of the global M&A industry. Winners of the 12th Annual International M&A Awards were chosen from hundreds of notable nominations. Evaluation of submitted nominations and selection of the winners were completed by an independent judging panel made up of renowned experts in the field. This is the third time that Polsinelli’s Bankruptcy and Restructuring practice has been recognized for excellence by The M&A Advisor.

“Our team is honored to receive this award from The M&A Advisor, a known resource in recognizing outstanding transactions, firms and dealmakers of the global M&A industry,” said Chris Ward, Polsinelli’s Bankruptcy and Restructuring Practice Chair. “I am proud of the hard work our team put in to understanding our clients’ business and assist them through a complicated restructuring that led with a successful asset sale, and this recognition is a reflection of this commitment and our work across departments at the firm to accomplish that goal.”

Polsinelli’s Bankruptcy and Restructuring Practice has a national footprint and top-ranked corporate restructuring practice and distressed health care group, with a mid-market rate structure. The firm has represented numerous Chapter 11 debtors, official committees, individual creditors, and bankruptcy litigants nationally in both restructuring matters and their non-bankruptcy alternatives. 

About Polsinelli

Polsinelli is an Am Law 100 firm with 900 attorneys in 21 offices nationwide. Recognized by legal research firm BTI Consulting as one of the top firms for excellent client service and client relationships, the firm’s attorneys provide value through practical legal counsel infused with business insight, and focus on health care, financial services, real estate, intellectual property, middle-market corporate, labor and employment and business litigation. Polsinelli PC, Polsinelli LLP in California.