James Bulger has represented creditors, creditors’ committees, debtors, and other interested parties in Chapter 11 reorganization cases, out-of-court restructurings, and loan and claims investigation and trading. Mr. Bulger has extensive experience asserting and protecting creditors’ rights; negotiating and structuring settlements, including reorganization plans and disclosure statements; negotiating debtor-in-possession financing and adequate protection arrangements; investigating potential causes of action arising in the Chapter 11 context; and litigating in bankruptcy courts in New York and Delaware.
Mr. Bulger’s experience spans an array of industries, including real estate, financial services, satellite, chemical, airline, restaurant, consumer goods, communications, and energy. His past clients include various real estate debtors, official creditors’ committees of Enron, Lehman Brothers, Sea Launch and Village Inn; individual creditors in large and midsized bankruptcies; ad hoc groups of secured and unsecured lenders and noteholders; and distressed loan and claims trading desks at Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley, among others.
Prior to joining Burgher Gray, Mr. Bulger was a senior associate at Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP (New York).
- J.D., Fordham University School of Law, 2003
- B.A., Boston University, 1997
- State of New York
- U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
- State of California