Bankruptcy & Corporate Restructuring


Brian Rice is an associate in Brown Rudnick’s Bankruptcy and Corporate Restructuring Group. He regularly represents borrowers, lenders, and strategic and financial acquirers both in and out of court, in sales, recapitalizations, loan workouts, and other restructuring transactions.


Representation of plan sponsor in connection with cross-border cases of Pacific Exploration and Production, recipient of the M&A Advisor Turnaround Award for Cross-Border Restructuring of the Year (Over $1 Billion), Turnaround Atlas Award for Cross-Border Turnaround of the Year (Large Market Segment), and International M&A Award for Corporate/Strategic Deal of the Year (Over $1 Billion).

Counsel to consortium of noteholders of Advanced Lighting Technologies in $150 million out-of-court restructuring and private exchange.

Representation of creditors’ committee and liquidating trustee in the chapter 11 cases of Fisker Automotive.

Counsel to DIP lender in connection with 363 sale of Life Uniform.

Representation of creditors’ committee in the chapter 11 cases of School Specialty.


Columbia Law School – J.D., 2012
Boston College – B.A., 2006

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New York
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