Clark Hill Attorney Robert D. Gordon Cited in Wall Street Journal

Apr 23, 2009

BIRMINGHAM, MI – Clark Hill attorney Robert D. Gordon was cited in the Wall Street Journal for his expertise in Bankruptcy Law. The Wall Street Journal’s article “GM’s Plan For Brief Stay In Bankruptcy Faces Hurdle,” by John D. Stoll, ran April 15, 2009.  Click here to view article.


Robert D. Gordon leads Clark Hill's Corporate Restructuring & Bankruptcy practice group. Mr. Gordon focuses his practice in the areas of corporate restructuring, bankruptcy and insolvency-related matters, debtor and creditor rights, workouts, and related commercial litigation.


Mr. Gordon has broad experience representing various parties in interest in bankruptcy and other judicial proceedings and in out-of-court workouts.  He represents distressed companies, vendors and trade creditors, creditors’ committees, lenders and other secured parties, bondholders, purchasers of assets, insurance carriers, landlords, tenants, equipment lessors, and trustees and liquidating agents in complex matters both in Michigan and throughout the United States .  Mr. Gordon also regularly represents parties in fraudulent transfer actions, preference actions, and other commercial and bankruptcy-related litigation.  He has argued cases before numerous courts, including prevailing before the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals in the reported case In re Made in Detroit, Inc., 414 F.3d 576 (6th Cir. 2005).


Mr. Gordon’s clients span a variety of industries and business types, including automotive, manufacturing, retail, telecommunications, aviation, and real estate.


Mr. Gordon is certified in Business Bankruptcy Law by the American Board of Certification.  He has lectured on numerous bankruptcy and creditors' rights topics for Michigan 's Institute of Continuing Legal Education , the American Bankruptcy Institute, the Original Equipment Suppliers Association, and other organizations.  In both 2007 and 2008, Mr. Gordon was selected by Michigan Super Lawyers as a leading attorney in Michigan in his area of expertise.


In 2007 and 2008, Mr. Gordon was featured along with other leading restructuring professionals in roundtable articles regarding the automotive industry, published by Financier Worldwide.


Since 1890, Clark Hill PLC has been serving the business, government, non-profit and personal needs of clients throughout the country. With offices in Detroit , Birmingham , Grand Rapids , and Lansing , Michigan , Chicago , Phoenix , and Washington , DC , Clark Hill is a full service law firm with more than 190 attorneys. For more information, visit www.clarkhill.com .