John  Lyons
United States
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John Lyons
Partner at Skadden
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John Lyons represents corporations in complex business reorganizations, acquisitions and divestitures, typically in distressed situations, and also has represented clients in connection with asset recovery proceedings.

For example, Mr. Lyons represented the special committee of the board of directors of ShengdaTech, Inc. in its Chapter 11 case to complete the committee’s investigation of ShengdaTech and to safeguard assets.  His other representations include the official committee of unsecured creditors in the American Airlines Chapter 11 cases, Delphi Corporation, Verasun Energy, Einstein/Noah Bagel Corp., Exodus Communications, Interstate Bakeries Corporation, Montgomery Ward and US Airways.

Mr. Lyons has been consistently recognized as a leading lawyer in Chambers USA and the Leading Lawyers Network. In addition, he was named by Turnarounds & Workouts as one of the nation’s top dozen “Outstanding Young Bankruptcy Lawyers.”