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100 Middle Street
PO Box 9729
Portland, ME 04104-5029


Business Restructuring and Insolvency


D. Sam Anderson


Sam Anderson is a shareholder and co-chair of the firm’s Business Restructuring and Insolvency Practice Group. Sam’s practice focuses primarily on representing debtors in Chapter 11 reorganization proceedings. Sam’s practice has focused most recently on representing real estate holding companies in chapter 11, including debtors in single asset real estate cases, and representing companies in the hospitality industry through reorganizations and asset sales. Additionally, Sam has considerable recent experience working on individual Chapter 11 reorganizations. He has extensive experience representing creditors in Chapter 11 proceedings, including representing landlords as creditors in these proceedings.

Sam has a wide range of experience in representing clients in pre-bankruptcy and bankruptcy related matters, including representing clients in valuation disputes, preference litigation, fraudulent transfer litigation, stay relief, assets sales under the Bankruptcy Code, plan confirmation and other matters arising under bankruptcy law.

He also has experience representing plaintiffs and defendants in commercial litigation in both state and federal courts.

Sam was previously employed at firms in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Portland, Maine. He is recognized by Chambers USA and Best Lawyers in America.


JD, Rutgers University School of Law-Camden, 2000, with honors
BA, University of New Hampshire, 1993, cum laude


Admitted to Practice:
States of Maine and New Jersey, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
United States District Court for the District of Maine
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Maine State Bar Association
American Bankruptcy Institute