Russell Silberglied is Director of Richards, Layton and Finger where he practices both bankruptcy litigation and core chapter 11 work. Examples of Russ’ bankruptcy litigation matters include breach of fiduciary duty suits, equitable subordination and recharacterization litigation, first and second lien litigation, valuation fights, and contested plan confirmation and DIP financing hearings.
In core bankruptcy matters, Russ represents debtors and creditors in chapter 11 and chapter 15 cases. He also advises troubled companies on non-bankruptcy solutions.
In addition, Russ regularly advises boards of directors of troubled companies concerning their fiduciary duties and corporate governance issues. He frequently lectures and publishes articles on this topic.