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Warren Usatine, co-managing shareholder of Cole Scholz/courtesy photo Warren Usatine, co-managing shareholder of Cole Schotz/courtesy photo

With bankruptcy and bankruptcy-related activity elevated, practitioners are bracing for another busy year. New Jersey-based Cole Schotz, for example, has worked on bankruptcy proceedings involving Pier 1, True Religion, Sur La Table, Advantage Rent-a-car, Neiman Marcus, J.C. Penney and Modell’s Sporting Goods, among others, according to the firm. Here’s a bit of what the firm expects for 2021.

The below responses were given by Warren Usatine—firm co-managing partner, co-chair of the litigation department, and member of the bankruptcy and corporate restructuring department—and were edited lightly for style. 

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David Gialanella

David Gialanella, Managing Editor of Regional Brands, has been with ALM since 2010, covering business of law, litigation, legislation, and more. He manages the New Jersey Law Journal and oversees all of ALM's regional brands. Reach him at [email protected]

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