James Katchadurian, Partner

James Katchadurian has significant experience in several highly visible insolvency matters. His responsibilities have focused on advising companies in all aspects of a restructuring, including preparing debtors for filing, managing, designing and implementing debtors’ communications, strategic, claiming and reconciliation processes as well as plan and balloting advice, crisis management and advisor to creditors, equity investors and companies in distressed situations.

James underwent credit training at Manufacturers Hanover Trust Co. He is a Fellow of INSOL International and a member, speaker and author of the American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI) and Turnaround Management Association (TMA).

Representative Experience

  • CRO of oil and gas producer, Northstar Offshore Group, during Chapter 11 and related 363 sale process.
  • Advisor to an advertising and media company. Oversaw plan to drive company through significant industry transformation.
  • CFO and Treasurer of Regency Holdings Inc., cruise line with multinational assets as the business underwent a chapter 11 process.
  • Advisory team leader for Energy Future Holdings/TXU Energy as company navigated its Chapter 11 process. Assisted in design of customer notice and communications plan to 3.5M TXU customers as well as a novel notice and communications plan to capture information from potential un-manifested asbestos claimants.
  • Represented Lehman Brothers Holdings in Chapter 11 process as well as the SIPA liquidation of its broker dealer, Lehman Brothers Inc. Led the team that gathered information from Lehman post-collapse and provided general advice to the debtors.
  • Represented MF Global Inc., a broker-dealer, in liquidation as company underwent a multi-year process to unravel amounts owed to customers.
  • Advised the three Icelandic banks in moratorium. Worked closely with banks, advisors and creditors to implement plan of reorganization and composition process, allowing banks to emerge from the insolvency process and distribute funds and securities to creditors.

Contact Information

E-mail: james.katchadurian@cr3partners.com
Phone: (914) 646-9451
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Industries

  • Aviation
  • Financial
  • Automotive
  • Healthcare
  • Publishing
  • Entertainment
  • Oil & Gas
  • Real Estate
  • Shipping
  • Media

Education & Certifications

  • B.A., Syracuse University
  • Fellow of INSOL International

James Katchadurian, Partner

Contact Information

E-mail: james.katchadurian@cr3partners.com
Phone: (914) 646-9451
LinkedIn | VCard


Industries

  • Aviation
  • Financial
  • Automotive
  • Healthcare
  • Publishing
  • Entertainment
  • Oil & Gas
  • Real Estate
  • Shipping
  • Media

James Katchadurian has significant experience in several highly visible insolvency matters. His responsibilities have focused on advising companies in all aspects of a restructuring, including preparing debtors for filing, managing, designing and implementing debtors’ communications, strategic, claiming and reconciliation processes as well as plan and balloting advice, crisis management and advisor to creditors, equity investors and companies in distressed situations.

James underwent credit training at Manufacturers Hanover Trust Co. He is a Fellow of INSOL International and a member, speaker and author of the American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI) and Turnaround Management Association (TMA).

Representative Experience

  • CRO of oil and gas producer, Northstar Offshore Group, during Chapter 11 and related 363 sale process.
  • Advisor to an advertising and media company. Oversaw plan to drive company through significant industry transformation.
  • CFO and Treasurer of Regency Holdings Inc., cruise line with multinational assets as the business underwent a chapter 11 process.
  • Advisory team leader for Energy Future Holdings/TXU Energy as company navigated its Chapter 11 process. Assisted in design of customer notice and communications plan to 3.5M TXU customers as well as a novel notice and communications plan to capture information from potential un-manifested asbestos claimants.
  • Represented Lehman Brothers Holdings in Chapter 11 process as well as the SIPA liquidation of its broker dealer, Lehman Brothers Inc. Led the team that gathered information from Lehman post-collapse and provided general advice to the debtors.
  • Represented MF Global Inc., a broker-dealer, in liquidation as company underwent a multi-year process to unravel amounts owed to customers.
  • Advised the three Icelandic banks in moratorium. Worked closely with banks, advisors and creditors to implement plan of reorganization and composition process, allowing banks to emerge from the insolvency process and distribute funds and securities to creditors.

Education & Certifications

  • B.A., Syracuse University
  • Fellow of INSOL International

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