Sussman Shank LLP is pleased to announce our recognition by Chambers USA in the area of Bankruptcy/Restructuring for Oregon

Sussman Shank’s Bankruptcy/Restructuring Group is one of the largest and most experienced in the Pacific Northwest.  We have represented debtors in some of the most important Chapter 11 cases in the region, and represented major secured creditors, asset purchasers, and Trustees in Chapter 11 cases, as well as court-appointed receivers in multiple multi-faceted and high profile cases.

In addition, Chambers USA recognized Special Counsel, Howard M. Levine, as a leader in his field. Howard is the Chair of the firm’s Business Restructuring and Bankruptcy Group and is an accomplished attorney with more than 35 years of experience representing all parties that are impacted by a bankruptcy filing.  Howard represents clients in cases filed in Oregon and Washington state, and also regularly represents creditor clients in Chapter 11 case filed throughout the country. His practice also includes representing plaintiffs and defendants in federal and state court litigation and in receivership cases.

The firm’s ranking in Chambers is a significant achievement, and it underscores Sussman Shank’s strong expertise and accomplishments in the field of bankruptcy. This recognition not only highlights the firm’s comprehensive understanding of the complex legal landscape, but also acknowledges our ability to deliver tailored solutions that help clients navigate complex bankruptcy matters. 

Chambers rankings are widely recognized as one of the most respected and influential assessments of legal expertise and client service in the industry. The results are audited independently and are based on a range of professional qualities most valued by clients.

Chambers conducts extensive research, including in-depth interviews with clients, fellow lawyers, and industry experts, to evaluate law firms and individual attorneys across multiple jurisdictions. Their rigorous assessment process considers various factors, such as technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment, and overall reputation.

About Us

Sussman Shank is a full-service law firm based in Portland, Oregon. Our team of 30 experienced lawyers is dedicated to delivering exceptional legal services to businesses and individuals in a wide range of industries. For over 60 years, Sussman Shank has a proven track record, and we have built a reputation as a trusted and respected firm in the Pacific Northwest. We are proud to be recognized as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work for in Oregon” for 17 years and running.