James J. Tancredi


  • Monday, May 4, 2009
    Editor: Would each of you tell us about your background and practice area? Berkman: I have been a commercial real estate and transactional attorney for more than 40 years in the Stamford, Connecticut office. My sub-specialty is commercial leasing. I have never represented lenders, only borrowers.
  • Wednesday, October 1, 2008
    Editor: Would you describe the formation of Day Pitney's Distressed Assets Practice Group? Siegel: We created the Distressed Assets Practice Group for the purpose of having a multi-disciplinary team to deal with issues that arise in connection with acquisitions, dispositions, restructurings, and workouts of distressed companies, including their securities...
  • Monday, September 1, 2008
    Distressed acquisitions are neither for the faint of heart nor the linear strategist. Opportunities in this arena are founded upon external and internal forces: business cycles, poor management, precipitous market changes, fair-weather lenders, undercapitalization and all too often, fraud. These tumultuous forces can disrupt a middle market business's key...