Allison Weiss is counsel to Sullivan & Worcester's Bankruptcy & Restructuring Group in the New York office. She represents debtors, financial guarantors, indenture trustees, creditors and shareholders in Chapter 11 cases and out-of-court restructurings. Prior to joining Sullivan & Worcester, Ms. Weiss was senior counsel and legal analyst at CapitalStructure, where she assisted in the launch of the distressed debt/restructuring news service into the North American market. Before joining CapitalStructure, she advised on numerous bankruptcy and restructuring matters at two large, international law firms. Her practice covered all aspects of domestic and international business reorganizations and debt restructurings, as well as crisis management, corporate governance and the acquisition and sale of assets and troubled companies in Chapter 11. She has extensive experience representing debtors, unsecured and secured creditors, financial institutions, statutory and ad hoc committees and equity holders in a variety of workouts, corporate restructurings and Chapter 11 reorganizations in a wide array of industries, including insurance, energy, financial services, retail, airline, healthcare, automotive, and telecommunications.