Vedder Thinking | News Michael Schein and Doug Lipke Ranked in Q4 2014 Bankruptcy League Tables
Michael L. Schein, Vedder Price Shareholder and member of the firm's Insolvency, Bankruptcy & Corporate Reorganization group, and Douglas J. Lipke, Shareholder and Co-Chair of the firm's Insolvency, Bankruptcy & Corporate Reorganization group, were ranked in The Deal's 2014 Q4 Bankruptcy League Tables. Mr. Schein was once again ranked as the top attorney, with 27 active cases and average liabilities of $37.8 billion, while Mr. Lipke was ranked 11th for the second year in a row, with 41 cases and average liabilities of $18.2 billion. Vedder Price was ranked third overall, with 52 open cases and $20.4 billion in average liabilities.
The Deal's Bankruptcy League Tables are the industry's only league tables focused solely on active U.S. bankruptcy cases. The rankings involve cases of debtors with liabilities of $10 million or more, with the rankings based on the aggregation of those liability values.