Ian is a longstanding member of Mintz's bankruptcy and restructuring team and maintains a national, commercial restructuring practice. He represents indenture trustees, bondholders, noteholders, and other sophisticated creditors in bankruptcy, receivership, and other out-of-court and in-court matters. In addition to his finance-related and more general restructuring work, Ian regularly advises commercial landlords regarding tenant financial distress issues. Ian’s experience spans a broad range of industries, including health care, hospitality, manufacturing, transportation, education, energy, and nonprofits.
- Cornell University (JD)
- Union College (BA, History)
- Lead the successful representation of $90 million of hospital revenue and general obligation bonds issued by Tulare Local Health Care District in California chapter 9 bankruptcy proceedings.
- Lead the successful workout and assumption of $130 million of hospital revenue bonds issued for the benefit of California-based Rideout Memorial Hospital.
- Lead the successful multi-year workout and reinstatement of $120 million of hospital revenue bonds issued for the benefit of Ohio-based Holzer Heath System.
- Co-Lead the successful multi-year receivership, workout and redemption of $45 million of parking revenue bonds issued by Pennsylvania-based Scranton Parking Authority.
- Co-Lead the representation of the indenture trustee in the multi-year out-of-court workout of $140 million of senior casino revenue notes issued by California-based River Rock Entertainment Authority.
- Co-Lead the representation of the indenture trustee for $650 million of mine-related senior notes issued by Molycorp, Inc. in Delaware chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings.
- Co-Lead the representation of the indenture trustee for $20 million of college-related revenue bonds issued for the benefit of Dowling College in New York chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings.
- Lead the successful workout and redemption of $30 million of hospital revenue bonds issued for the benefit of Oklahoma-based Great Plains Regional Medical Center.
- Lead the successful workout and restructuring of $25 million of hospital revenue bonds issued by Oklahoma-based Kingfisher Hospital Authority.
- Co-Lead the successful redemption of $30 million of hotel revenue bonds issued by Lafayette Yard Community Development Corp. in New Jersey chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings.
- Co-Lead the representation of a surgical hospital facility landlord to Victory Health Care in Texas chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings.
Recognition & Awards
- Best Lawyers in America: Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law (2018 - 2020)
- Recommended by The Legal 500 United States for Finance: Municipal Bankruptcy (2014 – 2016, 2018)
- Massachusetts Super Lawyers: Rising Star - Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights (2005 - 2011)
- Chambers USA: Massachusetts – Bankruptcy/Restructuring (2020)
- Member, American Bankruptcy Institute
- Member, National Federation of Municipal Analysts
- Member, Massachusetts Bar Association
- Member, Boston Bar Association