Jay Carfagnini and Rob Chadwick in "The Inner Circle, Restructuring Who's Who", Financial Post
Excerpt from "The Inner Circle, Restructuring Who's Who", by Karen Mazurkewich:
These are the dealmakers and negotiators who look for the strengths and weakness of each stakeholder and carve out a position for their client. Compromise, however, is the key to a successful settlement plan. The pivotal legal role is usual held by the lead advisor to the company, who must negotiate a settlement with lawyers on the other side of the table representing the stakeholders — bondholders, bankers, unions, unsecured creditors, non-unionized employees and pension plans.