Bankruptcy MVP: Kirkland's Paul Basta

Law360, New York (November 30, 2012, 6:18 PM EST) -- Kirkland & Ellis LLP partner Paul Basta had a banner year in 2012, successfully bringing warring parties to the bargaining table in out-of-court restructurings and helping The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. Inc. navigate a rocky Chapter 11 case, earning him a spot among Law360's Bankruptcy MVPs.

The A&P case involved the largest reorganization of a retailer since the federal Bankruptcy Code was amended in 2005. The company emerged from bankruptcy in March 2012 after winning a debtor-in-possession credit facility, renegotiating a multibillion-dollar supply and...
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