Sugar Felsenthal Grais & Helsinger LLP regularly contributes to the discussion of important business and legal issues - in print, on the web and at public forums.
Our most recent publications and speaking engagements are listed below.
SFGH Partner Lisa Vandesteeg authors cover article for the American Bankruptcy Institute Journal entitled, “Technology and Legal Ethics: A User’s Manual (Part I)"
The cover of the February 2020 issue of the American Bankruptcy Institute Journal features an article authored by Lisa Vandesteeg entitled “Technology and Legal Ethics: A User’s Manual (Part I)” – the first in a two-part series discussing the fundamentals of the intersection of cybersecurity and ethics for bankruptcy attorneys. The article in ABI’s February issue discusses the key ethical rules in the realm of technology and data security. The second article, appearing in a later issue, will provide guidance as to the best practices with respect to securing and transferring client data and the necessary steps law firms must take to notify clients in the event of a data breach or loss of client information.
SFGH is proud to announce that Jack O’Connor, a partner in the firm’s Restructuring, Insolvency, Special Situations, & Corporate Distress Group has been named Vice Chair for the Turnaround Management Association’s Global NextGen Committee for 2020.
Jeremy Waitzman publishes article in Financial Poise entitled "The LLC Operating Agreement Demystified"
Jeremy Waitzman recently authored an article on LLC operating agreements including why they are essential and providing a high level overview of standard content.
Financial Poise webinar “Representing Asset Purchasers in Bankruptcy” on February 4, 2020 featured SFGH Partner Mark Melickian as moderator and SFGH Partner Christopher Horvay as a panelist
Financial Poise webinar series Bankruptcy Transaction: Advice for the Advanced Practitioner premiered on Tuesday, February 4, 2020 with “Representing Asset Purchasers in Bankruptcy” moderated by SFGH Partner Mark Melickian and featuring as a panelist SFGH Partner Christopher Horvay. Last Tuesday’s webinar focused on the unique benefits and challenges for a professional business adviser when representing an asset purchaser in a bankruptcy.
SFGH Partner Matthew Schiff to moderate panel at the ABA’s Workers’ Compensation and Employers’ Liability Mid-Winter Seminar
At the ABA's Workers’ Compensation and Employers’ Liability Mid-Winter Seminar in New Orleans on March 27 and 28, 2020, SFGH partner Matthew Schiff will moderate a panel titled Sexual Harassment as a Work-Related Injury (Post #MeToo).
Jeremy Waitzman, the head of the corporate practice group at Sugar Felsenthal Grais & Helsinger LLP, was the featured speaker on a recent M&A Unplugged podcast regarding the non-price considerations of a purchase agreement.
Sugar Felsenthal Grais & Helsinger LLP is pleased to announce that Alex Edmondson has joined the Chicago office as an associate in the Estate Planning & Administration Group.
SFGH congratulates its Bankruptcy, Reorganization & Creditors' Rights Group on its recent representation of Morgan Administration, Inc. and its affiliated debtor entities, better known as “Home Owners Bargain Outlet,” or “HOBO,” in confirming their joint chapter 11 liquidating plan before the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois.
Sugar Felsenthal Grais & Helsinger congratulates partner Matthew Schiff on being awarded the highest possible rating in both Legal Ability & Ethical Standards by Martindale-Hubbell.
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