About Arik Preis

Akin Gump

Concentrates his practice on corporate restructurings in Chapter 11 cases and out-of-court restructurings.

Seventeen years of experience advising on restructurings across all industries, with a particular focus on retail and energy.

Arik Preis represents informal and official committees of creditors, debtors, individual creditors, rights offering backstoppers, and lenders in in-court and out-of-court restructurings. He has also represented lenders and administrative agents in connection with non-restructuring-related loans, including leveraged loan transactions, mezzanine financings and more traditional loans.

Arik’s work extends to the representation of creditors in the analysis of all types of debt documents and capital structures.

Clients describe Arik as “very detail orientated and very creative” with a “very strong command of client relationships and an ability to finesse tough issues with his constituents to achieve the most beneficial outcome possible.”