MICHAEL SABINO is a managing associate in Sidley’s New York office and is member of the Restructuring group. Michael focuses his practice on corporate reorganization, bankruptcy, bankruptcy litigation, and other insolvency-related matters. His experience includes representing debtors, official committees, secured and unsecured creditors and other parties in all aspects of bankruptcy cases, out-of-court restructurings, acquisitions and other distressed situations.
Michael also works with members of Sidley’s transactional practice groups in advising on the structuring of financing transactions such as real estate financing, securitizations, repurchase agreements, security lending arrangements and other derivative agreements with a focus on insolvency risks, enforcement and remedies.
Prior to joining Sidley, Michael served as a law clerk to the Honorable James L. Garrity, Jr. of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of New York. Prior to serving as law clerk, Michael represented and counseled corporate clients in connection with commercial disputes and regulatory matters at international law firms in New York. Michael has also served as law clerk in the state trial and appellate courts of New York and New Jersey.