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October 13, 2023

American Bankruptcy Institute Names Michael Fishel to its “40 Under 40” Emerging Leaders in Insolvency List

NEW YORK, Oct. 13, 2023 — The American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI) has named King & Spalding restructuring partner Michael Fishel to its 2023 “40 Under 40” listThe list recognizes individuals under the age of 40 “who demonstrate remarkable ability, leadership and achievement in the bankruptcy and insolvency community,” according to the organization.

Fishel’s primary focus is advising both debtor and creditor clients through complex Chapter 11 restructurings, out-of-court reorganizations and refinancings, distressed and opportunistic acquisitions, and contested business litigation proceedings. He represents clients in various market sectors, including, energy, retail, healthcare, tech, and pharmaceuticals. Fishel guides companies, boards of directors and executives through the web of fiduciary duties and options they confront during the life cycle of a restructuring, whether in or out of court.

ABI will recognize Fishel and the other honorees at the organization’s 2023 Winter Leadership Conference in December.