John Morris, Partner
Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones LLP
John Morris, Partner at Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones, has considerable experience litigating complex business, commercial, and bankruptcy-related matters, including contested sale motions, breach of contract and breach of fiduciary duty cases, valuation disputes, fraudulent transfer and preference cases, and claim objections. As lead trial counsel, Mr. Morris has tried numerous cases in bankruptcy, federal, and state courts, and has arbitrated and mediated numerous matters. In addition, Mr. Morris has been actively involved in several matters originating from the Cayman Islands, including the representation of liquidators of certain investment funds in substantial commercial litigation in the United States, as well as several cases arising under chapter 15 of the Bankruptcy Code.
Michael Klein, Special Counsel
Michael Klein is an attorney in Cooley’s business restructuring and reorganization practice. He focuses on both the transactional and litigation aspects of Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganizations and liquidations across a wide range of industries. Michael frequently represents creditors’ committees and debtors, purchasers of distressed assets, landlords, individual creditors and secured lenders in chapter 11 cases. In 2015-2019, Michael was named a New York Rising Star by New York Super Lawyers magazine. Michael is also a member of the Turnaround Management Association, has authored numerous articles in the TMA Journal of Corporate Renewal, and has served on the journal’s Editorial Advisory Board and Education Oversight Committee.