Mr. Skorostensky’s representative matters include representing major stakeholders in the following matters:
- Proteus Digital Health, representing the developer of digital medicine technologies as debtor-in-possession in its Chapter 11 case, resulting in a successful sale and unanimous, unopposed confirmation of a Chapter 11 plan providing meaningful recoveries to general unsecured creditors.
- Il Mulino Restaurants, representing senior secured lender, Benefit Street Partners, in chapter 11 proceedings.
- Gibson Brands, representing the iconic guitar manufacturer as debtor-in-possession in its successful restructuring of approximately $500 million of funded debt obligations through a Chapter 11 plan.
- Purdue Pharma, representing Teva Pharmaceuticals in chapter 11 proceedings.
- Sears Holdings Corporation, representing various vendors and landlords.
Prior to joining Goodwin, Mr. Skorostensky clerked for the Honorable Mary Kay Vyskocil, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge for the Southern District of New York and the Honorable Stacey L. Meisel, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge for the District of New Jersey.
During law school, Mr. Skorostensky participated in the Consumer Justice for the Elderly: Litigation Clinic and the Securities Arbitration Clinic. He also served as an intern for the Honorable Sean H. Lane, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge for the Southern District of New York and the Honorable Chief Judge Carla E. Craig, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge for the Eastern District of New York.