Susheel Kirpalani was named one of Turnaround & Workouts’ Outstanding Restructuring Lawyers of 2013. The award honors restructuring lawyers who are leaders in the industry with significant and notable engagements from the past year. Susheel was recognized in particular for his ongoing representation of Eike Batista as controlling shareholder in the Brazilian restructurings of OGX and OSX, oil and gas and related shipping and equipment companies. Susheel was also recognized for his leadership role representing RMBS litigation creditors of ResCap in global mediation with numerous other Chapter 11 participants, including Ally Financial and most of the other major creditor constituencies. Finally, 2013 saw the successful conclusion of Jefferson County, Alabama’s Chapter 9 case, in which Susheel had represented Syncora Guarantee.