Pryor Cashman named four new partners and promoted three attorneys to counsel, including several involved in bankruptcy, banking and financial advisory.
Among the attorneys promoted were: Patrick Sibley and Neil Weisbard, who were named to the firm’s partnership, while Eric D. Dowell, Muzamil A. Huq and Robert C. Lamonica were made counsel.
“These talented attorneys continue to raise the bar through exceptional work and a strong commitment to client service, and are excellent representatives of the future of this firm,” said Ronald H. Shechtman, managing partner, Pryor Cashman.
Sibley is a member of the firm’s Bankruptcy, Reorganization & Creditors’ Rights, Banking & Finance, Corporate and Investment Management groups. His practice focuses on corporate trust defaults and bankruptcies for clients in a variety of industries including automotive, energy, gaming, financial, media and retail. Sibley represents creditors, indenture trustees, secured lenders, administrative agents and corporations in all aspects of Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases and out-of-court restructurings.
His practice also encompasses a wide range of corporate trust arrangements, including front- and back-end indentures, asset and security-backed financings, and escrow and agency agreements.
Dowell is a member of the Litigation, Intellectual Property, Media & Entertainment and Investment Management Groups, where he handles a wide range of civil and criminal matters before federal and state courts. Dowell also represents clients in regulatory investigations and advisory matters.
Huq is a member of the Intellectual Property, Media & Entertainment, Digital Media and Corporate groups. He represents corporations of all sizes, privately held businesses, personality-driven brands and individuals in many industries, including fashion, entertainment and retail.
Lamonica is a member of Pryor Cashman’s Banking & Finance and Corporate groups. Representing banks and other entities, including state-chartered, community and national banks, thrifts and bank holding companies, Lamonica advises on mergers and acquisitions, regulatory matters and enforcement actions in the financial services industry. He also provides transactional, securities and general corporate counsel to companies across the country from a variety of industries.