Notable

2014

United States Supreme Court rules in favor of Stanford investor Plaintiffs represented by Neligan LLP in Troice v. Willis Group Holdings, Ltd., et al., and Troice v. Proskauer Rose LLP, et. al,  allowing state law class action claims under the Texas Securities Act to proceed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas


2014

Neligan LLP retained as Debtor’s counsel for noted U.S. sniper Chris Kyle’s company, Craft International, LLC


2013

Neligan LLP retained as Debtor’s counsel for Tennessee-based drone services company ISR Group, Inc.


2013

In 2013, Neligan LLP was retained by Pinnacle Companies, Inc. to represent a group of affiliated mining services companies in an out of court restructuring and reorganization.


2012

Neligan LLP obtains confirmation of M Waikiki, LLC Joint Plan of Reorganization allowing The Modern Honolulu Hotel to successfully emerge from Chapter 11 after successfully resolving litigation with Marriott, the former manager of the hotel, and Marriott’s objections to the Plan.


2012

Reorganization Plan confirmed for Il Lugano hotel in Ft. Lauderdale, FL, allowing hotel to successfully exit bankruptcy.


2011

Neligan LLP confirms Joint Plan along with Equity Committee in SageCrest bankruptcy after resolving long-running disputes with Deutsche Bank and Bermuda liquidators of offshore funds.


2011

Neligan LLP retained to file Chapter 11 on behalf M Waikiki, LLC, owner of a luxury lifestyle hotel on Waikiki Beach in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Hawaii.


2011

Neligan LLP files Chapter 11 bankruptcy for oil and gas company, GPR Holdings, LLC.


2008

Neligan LLP files Chapter 11 bankruptcy for Il Lugano hotel in Ft. Lauderdale, FL


2008

Neligan LLP files Chapter 11 bankruptcy in Bridgeport, CT for Greenwich-based hedge fund SageCrest II, LLC


2005

Pat Neligan named as one of the “Best Lawyers in Dallas” – D Magazine


2004

The company announced that its Plan of Reorganization, which allows the multi-billion dollar company to successfully emerge from bankruptcy, became effective on June 1, 2004. Neligan LLP, led by partner David Ellerbe, acted as debtor’s counsel to Dow Corning. Read the company’s press release here: Dow Corning Chapter 11 Resolution.


2004

Neligan LLP files Chapter 11 for mobile communications company Minorplanet Systems USA, Inc. and obtains confirmation of reorganization plan in four months.


2004

Dow Corning Corporation emerges from Chapter 11 Under the Counsel of Neligan LLP.


2003

Neligan LLP confirms reorganization plan for nursing home company Senior Living Properties, LLC.


2003

Neligan LLP files Chapter 11 case for luggage retailer Bag ’n Baggage.


2003

Neligan LLP confirms Joint Plan in InverWorld bankruptcy and offshore insolvency proceedings.


2003

Neligan LLP retained to pursue litigation on behalf of bondholders of Global Crossing North America, Inc. against Chase Manhattan Bank, indenture trustee for bonds, in state court in Houston, Texas.


2003

Neligan LLP hired to handle Chapter 11 case for western apparel retailer Boot Town.


2003

Bayou Steel Corp. hires Neligan LLP to handle Chapter 11.


2003

Nursing home operator Ballantrae Healthcare, LLC turns to Neligan LLP to handle its Chapter 11 case.


2003

Chapter 11 Plan confirmed for Panaco, Inc.


2003

Neligan LLP hired to handle arbitration claims between National Energy Group and Osprey Petroleum.


2003

Pat Neligan named as one of the “Best Lawyers in Dallas” – D Magazine


2002

Neligan LLP successfully resolves objections of GCNA bondholders to Global Crossing bankruptcy plan to preserve litigation claims.


2002

Neligan LLP successfully settles litigation on behalf of Chartwell Chapter 7 trustee against former officers and directors.


2002

Neligan LLP retained to handle reorganization of nursing home company Senior Living Properties, LLC.


2000

Neligan LLP hired by Ad Hoc Committee of Bondholders of Global Crossing North America, Inc. to object to Global Crossing bankruptcy plan in order to preserve litigation claims.


2000

Neligan LLP obtains bankruptcy court order confirming reorganization plan for National Energy Group, Inc. to successfully exit bankruptcy.


2000

Neligan LLP files Chapter 11 case for The Credit Store, Inc. in South Dakota.


2000

Neligan LLP files Chapter 11 case for oil and gas company Panaco, Inc.


2000

Neligan LLP assists Malibu Worldwide Entertainment with out of court restructuring.


2000

Neligan represents National Energy Group in its role as a member of the Enron bankruptcy Unsecured Creditors’ Committee.


1999

Neligan LLP retained to represent Chapter 11 Trustee, SEC Receiver and Cayman Liquidators in InverWorld bankruptcy and receivership proceedings in San Antonio.


1999

Neligan LLP retained to represent National Energy Group, Inc. in its Chapter 11 reorganization.


1999

Neligan LLP retained to represent Chapter 7 Trustee for nursing home chain Chartwell Healthcare, Inc.