Spotswood Attorneys Represent Bond Insurer In Landmark Municipal Bankruptcy

Spotswood Sansom & Sansbury LLC served as local counsel for one of the sewer bond insurers in the bankruptcy case filed by Jefferson County, Alabama, which at the time of its filing was the largest-ever municipal bankruptcy, involving nearly $4 billion in debt. The firm worked closely with national counsel based in New York in the bankruptcy and numerous related proceedings, including several appeals to the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals. Spotswood Sansom & Sansbury’s attention to detail and familiarity with federal trial and appellate litigation makes it a “go-to” firm for the most important matters in Alabama.