Spencer Fane LLP is pleased to announce Mark Bogdanowicz has joined the Bankruptcy, Restructuring, and Creditors’ Rights practice group as a partner in the firm’s Nashville office.
Bogdanowicz focuses his private practice on complex bankruptcy and restructuring matters, aligning strategies during proceedings with business goals and objectives in an effort to maximize recoveries for both secured and unsecured creditors. He regularly represents clients in business and agricultural workouts, negotiating plans of reorganization and cash collateral orders, and litigating valuation of collateral related to secured claims.
Additionally, Bogdanowicz has advised purchasers of businesses and assets out of distressed situations and defends business owners against fraudulent transfer claims and challenges of estate plans. He is often involved in rendering legal opinions in the bankruptcy context, including true sale and nonconsolidation opinion letters, and assists clients in structuring and negotiating transactions to minimize the adverse effect of potential fraudulent or preference claims.
“Mark truly understands the challenges our banking and financial services clients face in an ever-evolving industry when it comes to complex reorganizations and bankruptcy proceedings,” said Eric Johnson, Co-Chair of the Banking and Financial Services and Bankruptcy, Restructuring and Creditors’ Rights practice groups. “His track record in significant representations him makes him a wonderful asset in reinforcing our commitment to efficient, responsive client service. We continue to build our financial services and bankruptcy teams to expand our capabilities and provide the necessary resources to our clients in the markets where they do business.”
Bogdanowicz is also an active member of the American Bankruptcy Institute and has served as coordinating editor for the American Bankruptcy Institute Journal since 2014. He completed his undergraduate studies at Harvard University and earned his Juris Doctor from Vanderbilt University Law School.