Suzzanne UhlandPossessing over 20 years of experience in the legal arena, attorney Suzzanne Uhland serves as a partner in the Newport Beach and San Francisco, California offices of O’Melveny and Myers, LLP. Additionally, Uhland functions as Chair of the Restructuring Practice and is a member of the Policy Committee at her law firm. Suzzanne Uhland’s primary emphasis is in the areas of Chapter 11 restructuring and representing clients in distressed transactions. Suzzanne Uhland’s Chapter 11 and bankruptcy clients have included Spyglass Entertainment,and New Century Financial Corporation. She has also represented SeraCare Life Sciences, Inc. as special litigation and corporate counsel, and Saga Investments, LLC, in its acquisition of assets of another company. Read More

 

  • Shale Oil And Its Strong Influence On The Industry

    The term Shale oil has become unavoidable today when reading about the current states of affairs in the world of oil production. Its impact on the market is real and it is revolutionizing the industry not only in the United States, but it is starting to become a viable alternative in the global energy market. What is Shale Oil? How does it work? And how does it influence the industry? Today in Suzzanne Uhland’s blog we want to talk about the basics of Shale Oil extraction and its importance

  • Embracing change: three aspects that will make restructuring less stressful

    Today’s juncture has put companies under thorough economic pressure —plenty of companies undergoing reorganizations, takeovers, mergers, joint ventures and all sorts of restructuring processes are facing the downsides of today’s economic landscape in an attempt to grow and subsequently survive. Suzzanne Uhland has previously reviewed some important aspects companies ought to take into account when the time comes to undergo such dreary process; however, given the pace at which today’s circumstances keep evolving, new challenges are constantly appearing.

    All these changes come along with further demands for everyone within an organization: from

  • How Important Is The Impact Of Geopolitical Issues On The Oil Industry

    The energy industry provides the world’s superpowers with what it could be considered the most essential commodity to continue thriving. Just by understanding the concept of what that truly means we can expect then that energy in all ways, especially crude oil, to be extremely sensitive to any type of conflict that could in some way affect open and free trade. No matter which commodity we talk about, geopolitical issues will have a strong influence on their prices when they are products that are globally traded and these issues threaten that freedom of trade.

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