Daily News: April 24, 2015

Berkovich Named Outstanding Young Restructuring Lawyer

Ronit Berkovich, partner at Weil, Gotshal & Manges, was named an Outstanding Young Restructuring Lawyer by Turnarounds & Workouts for 2015.

Berkovich was recognized for her role serving as debtors’ counsel in several of the most significant Chapter 11 cases in history, including General Motors, Lehman Brothers, WorldCom (MCI), BearingPoint, Texas Rangers, and Dallas Stars. Turnarounds & Workouts also noted her role in recent creditor representations such as those for Hawaiian Telcom, Moonlight Basin, TerreStar, Ener1, BP Clothing, DirectBuy, and National Envelope, as well as representations on behalf of bidders and purchasers in Dendreon, Genmar, Spheris, and Epic Air.

The select list, which features 12 lawyers throughout the U.S., recognizes young attorneys who have worked on prominent bankruptcies and restructurings.