Lathrop GPM, LLP
Wendi Alper-Pressman’s principal focus is on the representation of both borrowers and lenders in connection with construction financing, asset-based loan facilities and commercial real estate loans. Most recently, Wendi has represented law firms in connection with negotiating and structuring of litigation finance transactions and prepared non-consolidation opinions for special purpose entities in securitized loan facilities.
She has represented developers, business owners, regional banks, national banks, community banks and finance companies in loan workouts and restructurings, forbearance agreements, foreclosures, bankruptcy proceedings, enforcement actions, lender liability and other litigation. Wendi’s bankruptcy experience ranges from the preparation of routine filings on behalf of unsecured creditors to the development and implementation of sophisticated strategies on behalf of secured creditors, equipment lessors, landlords and official unsecured creditors’ committees, including retiree committees. She has represented purchasers of distressed assets both in and outside of bankruptcy proceedings, and has litigated dischargeability complaints, preferences and fraudulent conveyance actions, issues relating to the allowance of claims, validity of liens and executory contracts.