Doug Mintz is a first call for energy, commodities, technology and public finance restructuring.
Doug has deep experience representing lenders, debtors and official and ad hoc committees. He works primarily with bank and hedge fund investors and co-leads Orrick’s hedge fund client initiative. Doug also represents debtors in the Energy and Technology sectors.
Doug is currently representing hedge funds in a variety of energy and public finance
situations – and recently did so in litigation in the Caesars
bankruptcy case. He also served recently as debtor’s counsel to Ocean Rig in
its global restructuring and Lily Robotics and bondholders in several
distressed energy and infrastructure situations.
Chambers USA rates
him in Band 3, calling him “a shining star . . . able to apply both a legal
mindset and a businessperson’s mindset to distressed situations.” Doug has also
been named a Next Generation lawyer by Legal 500, noting he is an “excellent
performer” for his work in both Municipal Bankruptcy and Corporate
Prior to joining Orrick, Doug was special counsel at Cadwalader, where he was best known for his representation of the United States Treasury in the bankruptcies of both General Motors and Chrysler (M&A Advisor’s Magnus Deal of the Year). Treasury also retained Doug in the restructuring of several financial institutions.