Derrick Talerico is a founding partner of BTNT and a member of both the Restructuring and Bankruptcy practice and the Business Litigation practice. He focuses on all aspects of restructuring, having represented creditors and other interest holders in and out of court for well over a decade. Mr. Talerico’s business litigation practice focuses on general commercial disputes.
Mr. Talerico represents secured and unsecured creditors, creditor committees, asset purchasers, receivers, and trustees, in regional and national restructuring matters, both in-court and out-of-court. He has represented his clients in bankruptcy cases throughout California and the United States, from Texas to New York, Delaware, and Florida. As a Chapter 11 examiner in the restructuring of a supermarket chain, Mr. Talerico produced an examiner’s report heralded as the benchmark for reports of its kind.
As a litigator, Mr. Talerico has prosecuted and defended a wide range of commercial disputes including intellectual property, lender liability, insurance, re-insurance, and real estate, among others in both state and federal court. In appellate practice, Mr. Talerico has successfully argued before both District Courts and Bankruptcy Appellate Panels.