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Norman B. Newman Joins Sugar Felsenthal Grais & Helsinger LLP

(CHICAGO, IL, August 2019) - Sugar Felsenthal Grais & Helsinger LLP is pleased to announce that Norman B. Newman has joined the firm as Senior Counsel in its Corporate Restructuring, Insolvency & Special Situations Group.

Mr. Newman’s vast experience adds significant bankruptcy depth to what is already one of the most robust restructuring boutique practices in the United States. 

Mr. Newman has extensive experience handling reorganizations, in-court and out-of-court loan workouts, liquidations, assignments for the benefit of creditors, and various other matters involving financial distress. He has served as bankruptcy trustee in numerous significant cases and is a member of the Private Panel of Trustees for the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois. He is also the author of several articles and is a frequent speaker on insolvency, bankruptcy and creditors’ rights topics for a variety of business and professional groups.

Mr. Newman also enjoys a Martindale-Hubbell “AV” rating and has been selected as a Leading Lawyer for the past fourteen years. Norm is an impressive attorney who not only adds value and prestigious experience to the firm but serves as an elite resource.