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Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr Further Strengthens its Bankruptcy and Restructuring Practice With Addition of John D. Demmy

Published: 02/27/2018
Services: Bankruptcy and Restructuring

Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP today announced that John D. Demmy has joined the firm as a partner in the Bankruptcy and Restructuring  Practice. He will be resident in the firm’s Wilmington, Delaware office.

Mr. Demmy is an experienced restructuring attorney who has been involved in many of the major bankruptcy cases in the District of Delaware over the past 30 years. His diverse practice has included representations of all parties in interest in bankruptcy and related litigation proceedings including debtors, creditors’ and ad hoc committees, asset purchasers, insurers and various types of creditors. He has also appeared in major bankruptcies in the Southern District of New York and other bankruptcy jurisdictions, including Texas, Louisiana, California, Chicago, Pittsburgh, Minneapolis, Virginia and North Carolina. In addition, Mr. Demmy is an experienced commercial litigator and has handled such matters in the Delaware Court of Chancery, the Delaware District Court and the Delaware Superior Court.  He also regularly provides opinions with respect to matters of bankruptcy and Delaware law relating to Delaware entities.

“John’s contributions will further strengthen and deepen our already vibrant Bankruptcy and Restructuring Practice,” said chair of that group, Jeffrey C. Hampton. “He is a well-known and highly regarded resource in bankruptcy circles in Delaware and a strong team player.”

Mr. Demmy earned his J.D. from Villanova University School of Law and his B.S. from Albright College.

About Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr

The 400-plus attorneys of Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr are dedicated to providing client-centric counsel to businesses throughout the United States and internationally from 15 offices stretching down the East Coast from Boston to Miami and extending into the Midwest by way of Chicago. We work with well-known corporations, exciting start-ups and an array of closely held and privately held companies, as well as institutions of higher education, nonprofits and governmental entities.  As a full-service law firm, we handle matters involving bankruptcy, business and finance, estates and trusts, litigation and real estate services. We also advise on intellectual property, immigration and foreign investment services. Energy, higher education, insurance and life sciences are among our core industries of focus.