Megan Adeyemo is co-chair of Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani, LLP’s Bankruptcy, Restructuring, & Creditors’ Rights practice group and a partner in the Business Transactions, Real Estate, D&O and Shareholder Litigation and Banking & Finance practice groups. Ms. Adeyemo has substantial experience in the representation of debtors, creditors and trustees in bankruptcy proceedings throughout the United States. She has represented creditors’ committees, debtors-in-possession, chapter 11 and 7 trustees, liquidating trustees, and secured and unsecured creditors in all aspects of bankruptcy proceedings including, among other areas, construction, resort developments, healthcare, defense of directors and officers in fiduciary bankruptcy destination resort clubs, finance, farming and ranching, trucking, manufacturing, real estate and commercial property.
Ms. Adeyemo regularly negotiates and drafts debtor-in-possession financing, asset purchase agreements and other asset transfer documents.
Ms. Adeyemo is currently the chair of the publications subcommittee and publications director and co-chair of the pro bono subcommittee for the American Bar Association Business Bankruptcy Committee. Ms. Adeyemo is the former co-chair of the Mountain-Desert Network of the International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC) and the former co-chair of the Bankruptcy Sub-Section of the Colorado Bar Association.
Ms. Adeyemo has authored and edited a number of publications including Guide for In-House Counsel: Practical Resource to Cutting Edge Issues, co-author Chapter 8 (March 2019); Lawyers’ Professional Liability in Colorado: Preventing Legal Malpractice and Disciplinary Actions, author Chapter 31 (2014, 2015, 2016, 2016 and 2018 Editions) and Reorganizing Failing Businesses, A Comprehensive Review and Analysis of Financial Restructuring and Business Reorganization, co-edited third edition and authored Chapters 11 and 12 (April 2017)