Matthew Mannering

  • Charlotte

Matt’s practice focuses on structured financings, bankruptcy and insolvency.

Matt previously served as a Law Clerk, to the Honorable John K. Olson, US Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Florida and Judicial Intern to the Honorable Claudia Wilken, US District Court, Northern District of California.

Relevant Experience

  • Represented issuers, underwriters and other parties in securitization of and financing of auto loans, leases, trade receivables, reverse mortgages, insurance and other consumer and commercial assets.
  • Represented financial institutions in connection with marketplace lending program.
  • Represented both buyers and sellers of distressed debt in domestic and international insolvency cases.
  • Represented a portfolio company and certain of its subsidiaries, at one time the third largest SBA lender, as Chapter 11 debtors-in-possession in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.
  • Represented the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors and the Liquidating Trustee of the estates of a national aluminum and glass manufacturing company in a Chapter 11 proceeding.
  • Represented the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors in a Chapter 11 cargo transportation bankruptcy case.
  • Represented the administrative agent for a multi-hundred million dollar loan in fraudulent transfer litigation in one of the nation's largest Chapter 11 homebuilder bankruptcy.
  • Represented financial institution in Chapter 11 bankruptcy of national mortgage originator, lender, and servicer.
  • Represented major financial institutions, homebuilders, and building suppliers in multiple fraudulent transfer and preference adversary proceedings, including litigation involving Ponzi schemes.
  • Represented Chapter 11 and Chapter 7 Trustee in bankruptcy of multiple hotel properties.
  • Substantial experience in defending financial institutions from allegations of violations of various consumer protection statutes.
  • Represented private equity firm in purchase of distressed assets in involuntary Chapter 11 proceeding.
  • Pro Bono work includes representation of child advocates for the Council for Children’s Rights.