Seth Goldman

Profile

Seth Goldman is a bankruptcy partner in the Los Angeles office of Munger, Tolles & Olson.

Mr. Goldman’s practice includes representing debtors, creditors, and investors in corporate restructurings and litigation. He has represented Adelphia Communications, Hollywood Casino Shreveport and Luna Innovations in their restructurings; the Official Committee of Equity Holders in the Syms/Filene’s Basement bankruptcy; and creditors and investors in the Lehman, Calpine and Circuit City bankruptcy cases. Most recently, Mr. Goldman represented Berkshire Hathaway in the Residential Capital, LLC bankruptcies and Edison International in the Edison Mission Energy bankruptcies, and served as pro bono counsel to the Pasadena Playhouse in its Chapter 11 reorganization.

Mr. Goldman is a contributing author to Collier on Bankruptcy®, a governor for the Financial Lawyers Conference, and regularly speaks on bankruptcy matters.

Mr. Goldman is a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute and Financial Lawyers Conference.

Mr. Goldman is a graduate of the University of Chicago (B.A., 1994, Phi Beta Kappa) and Harvard Law School (J.D., 2002, magna cum laude).

Key Representations

  • Edison International in the Edison Mission Energy bankruptcy cases.
  • Berkshire Hathaway Inc. in the Residential Capital LLC bankruptcy cases.
  • The Official Committee of Syms Equity Securities Holders, in the Chapter 11 reorganization of Syms Corp./Filene’s Basement.
  • Wasserstein & Co. in the Harry & David bankruptcy cases.
  • Southern California Edison in the Calpine, A123, Cal Solar 10, and Clear Peak bankruptcy cases.
  • Pasadena Playhouse, serving as debtor's counsel, developing a restructuring strategy for the 86-year-old cultural institution that enabled it to confirm its reorganization plan and emerge from bankruptcy only two months after commencing its case.

Seth Goldman is a bankruptcy partner in the Los Angeles office of Munger, Tolles & Olson.

Mr. Goldman’s practice includes representing debtors, creditors, and investors in corporate restructurings and litigation. He has represented Adelphia Communications, Hollywood Casino Shreveport and Luna Innovations in their restructurings; the Official Committee of Equity Holders in the Syms/Filene’s Basement bankruptcy; and creditors and investors in the Lehman, Calpine and Circuit City bankruptcy cases. Most recently, Mr. Goldman represented Berkshire Hathaway in the Residential Capital, LLC bankruptcies and Edison International in the Edison Mission Energy bankruptcies, and served as pro bono counsel to the Pasadena Playhouse in its Chapter 11 reorganization.

Mr. Goldman is a contributing author to Collier on Bankruptcy®, a governor for the Financial Lawyers Conference, and regularly speaks on bankruptcy matters.

Mr. Goldman is a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute and Financial Lawyers Conference.

Mr. Goldman is a graduate of the University of Chicago (B.A., 1994, Phi Beta Kappa) and Harvard Law School (J.D., 2002, magna cum laude).

Key Representations

  • Edison International in the Edison Mission Energy bankruptcy cases.
  • Berkshire Hathaway Inc. in the Residential Capital LLC bankruptcy cases.
  • The Official Committee of Syms Equity Securities Holders, in the Chapter 11 reorganization of Syms Corp./Filene’s Basement.
  • Wasserstein & Co. in the Harry & David bankruptcy cases.
  • Southern California Edison in the Calpine, A123, Cal Solar 10, and Clear Peak bankruptcy cases.
  • Pasadena Playhouse, serving as debtor's counsel, developing a restructuring strategy for the 86-year-old cultural institution that enabled it to confirm its reorganization plan and emerge from bankruptcy only two months after commencing its case.