SOURCE: Otterbourg, Steindler, Houston & Rosen, P.C.

Otterbourg, Steindler, Houston & Rosen, P.C.

September 08, 2011 08:06 ET

David C. Wolinsky Joins Otterbourg

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Sep 8, 2011) - David C. Wolinsky has joined Otterbourg, Steindler, Houston & Rosen, P.C., as Of Counsel. Wolinsky was formerly in-house counsel at the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi and HSH Nordbank AG. He has also been in-house counsel at two multi-billion dollar hedge fund managers, including acting as the first General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer for one fund.

During his career, Wolinsky has represented banks and other financial institutions in a wide variety of domestic and cross-border corporate finance transactions, bank loans, commercial mortgage loans and customized financial products. In his position as General Counsel for a hedge fund manager, Wolinsky advised on sophisticated secondary market trading operations, including work on high-yield offerings, distressed debt transactions and leveraged loans. In addition, Wolinsky has created, implemented and operated compliance programs for investment advisers, and documented prime brokerage, swap and other capital market transactions.

Wolinsky received his B.A. from the University of Chicago, and his J.D. from Temple University School of Law, where he was a member of the Temple Law Quarterly. Wolinsky began his legal career in the New York office of O'Melveny & Myers LLP, where he obtained extensive experience in real estate law.

"The firm is fortunate to have David join us," said Daniel Wallen, chairman of Otterbourg. "The expertise that David brings to the firm reflects our ongoing commitment to the representation of our clients across the spectrum of financial products and services they offer."

About Otterbourg
For over 100 years, Otterbourg has offered sophisticated legal services and practical solutions to its clients and is known for its integrity, stability and business knowledge. The firm specializes in the representation of financial institutions and creditors, including commercial banks, investment banks, asset-based lenders, hedge funds and insurance companies as well as corporations and other business entities, including private equity firms, in all aspects of their businesses, including the structuring and documentation of loan transactions, acquisitions, litigation and alternative dispute resolution, real estate transactions, workouts, restructurings and bankruptcy proceedings. The firm has experience in leveraged finance, asset based lending and second lien loans, whether within the United States or cross-border, as well as the representation of committees of unsecured creditors in large and complex bankruptcy reorganization cases throughout the United States. Otterbourg is well known for its representation of individual institutional lenders, bank groups, commercial enterprises and other secured and unsecured creditors in complex, high profile litigation and its role as co-general counsel for the Commercial Finance Association.

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    David Morse
    Otterbourg, Steindler, Houston & Rosen, P.C.
    212-661-9100, ext. 722
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