Gene Humphreys has more than 30 years of experience representing parties in restructuring and insolvency matters, as well as various types of business litigation. Gene helps companies facing financial difficulty on strategic solutions which might include bankruptcy or a debt workout.
Gene has served a variety of industries, including automotive, aviation, banking/lending, coal mining, entertainment, food service and food products, healthcare, nonprofit organizations, petroleum manufacturing/distributing, publishing, real estate, and retail manufacturing/sales in matters relating to:
American Bankruptcy Institute
Kentucky Bar Association
American Health Law Association (AHLA)
Represented an affiliate of Morning Calm Management in acquiring an office building in Boca Raton, Florida
Represented In-Rel Properties, Inc., in closing a $92.5 million, eight-property CMBS portfolio loan from UBS, secured by office and retail properties across six states
Represented the developer in connection with approximately $100 million in financing for the Westin Nashville Hotel project
Represented The Chefs’ Warehouse in its acquisition of all of the equity securities of Michael’s Finer Meats, LLC
Completed the initial public offering of a non-traded business development company, with a maximum offering of 150,000,000 shares of common stock
We represented hotel investors in the purchase of the Downtown Indigo Hotel in Nashville, TN out of bankruptcy, which involved drafting the purchase agreement utilized in the court approval process, counseling and working through a number of title issues and negotiating the lease agreement with a tenant in the building housing the hotel.
Represented The Chefs’ Warehouse in its acquisition of Praml International, LTD
Represented The Chefs’ Warehouse in its acquisition of the assets of Harry Wils & Co.
Represented Service Merchandise Company, Inc. in one of the largest Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings in the state of Tennessee
Served as co-counsel to Murray, Inc. in its Chapter 11 proceedings
The Best Lawyers in America© — Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization; Litigation: Bankruptcy (2006-2021)