Turnarounds & Workouts recognized Houston partner Duston K. McFaul as a 2020 “Outstanding Restructuring Lawyer” — one of only 15 individuals recognized by the publication. The annual special supplement comprises a highly competitive list of “superstar” restructuring lawyers who have a notable track record of achievements.
Duston has primary experience leading clients and their boards through complex restructurings, negotiated workouts, distressed investments, and related contested proceedings. As the local practice leader in Texas of Sidley’s global Restructuring group, he manages debtors through major deleveraging transactions as well as advises lenders/creditors, sponsors, boards, and strategic buyers in all aspects of Chapter 11 cases, out-of-court restructurings, and transaction strategies. In addition, he has prosecuted and defended a full array of matters based upon alleged breach, fraudulent transfer, lifting of stay, valuation, rejection, conversion, cramdown, fiduciary duties, and challenges to commercial transactions.