Possessing 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.
A regular speaker at legal conferences and forums, Suzzanne Uhland has recently presented talks on topics including “Treatment of Intellectual Property Licenses in Bankruptcy”, “Circuit Splits: Will Recent Decisions on Several Key Issues Result in Forum-Shopping”, and “Post-GM Ch 11: Is Nothing Sacred?”. Uhland received her Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts from Stanford University and her Juris Doctorate from Yale University.
Ms. Uhland has been recognized for her accomplishments by Chambers and Partners USA for three consequtive years, and is listed in Who’s Who Legal Insolvency & Restructuring in California. She was named by the Orange Coast Magazine as one of the Best Lawyers in Orange County, and has been nominated for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America.