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H. Stephen Castro

H. Stephen Castro

Partner

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T: +1 212 836 7411
F: +1 212 836 8689


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教育背景

  • Fordham University School of Law
    JD, 1998
  • Hunter College of The City University of New York
    BA, magna cum laude, 1994

律师资格

  • New York

H. Stephen Castro is a Partner in the New York office of Kaye Scholer’s Bankruptcy & Restructuring Department. Stephen focuses his practice primarily on the financial services sector, including the representation of secured and unsecured creditors in debt financings, out-of-court loan workouts, restructurings and recovery of syndicated loan facilities. He has extensive experience advising multinational financial institutions on the wide range of issues confronting creditors, including structuring lending transactions, strategies for the conversion of debt to equity, restructuring debt acquired at a discount and asset dispositions in the insolvency context.

Representative Matters

  • Represented the administrative agent for the ABL lenders in connection with an asset based credit facility and a debtor-in-possession credit facility extended to RadioShack, and the RadioShack chapter 11 case involving the sale of collateral, payment in full to the ABL lenders and ensuing intercreditor litigation.
  • Represented the syndicate agent and steering committee in the restructuring of a $795 million credit facility extended to a global outsourcing and data management company. Following the restructuring, the entity was de-leveraged by approximately $500 million.
  • Represented the syndicate agent and steering committee in the restructuring and ultimate payment in full of a $555 million credit facility extended to Preferred Proppants, LLC, a North American mining company. The case was recognized by Turnaround & Workouts as a 2014 Top Restructuring.
  • Represented the administrative agent in connection with a $60 million ABL revolving credit facility extended to a wine importer.
  • Represented the syndicate agent and a group of lenders on $125 million first and second lien credit facilities extended to a manufacturer of custom-engineered metal and plastic components.
  • Represented the administrative agent under a term loan debtor-in-possession credit facility extended to Geokinetics Inc.
  • Represented the administrative agent for a large lending syndicate in an out-of-court restructuring accomplished through the subordination of existing private placement notes and the orderly sale of certain assets.
  • Represented a private equity fund that acquired all outstanding loans under an asset based credit facility extended to a printed circuit board manufacturer in connection with its extension of debtor-in-possession financing.
  • Represented the bondholders relating to O’Hare International Airport in connection with their negotiation of approximately $150 million in senior convertible notes in the United Airlines bankruptcy proceedings.
  • Represented the administrative agent and lender in connection with its consensual foreclosure of a CDO portfolio pledged as collateral for a secured credit facility.