Case Conclusion Date:January 1, 1995
Practice Area:Bankruptcy / Chapter 11
Outcome:Plan of reorganization was confirmed in 1994.
Description:America West Airlines, Inc. filed its Chapter 11 reorganization case in 1991 and emerged from bankruptcy upon the confirmation of its plan of reorganization in 1994. At the time of the filing of the case, America West was the nation's 9th largest air carrier. I was the lead bankruptcy litigation attorney for the company. America West recently merged with U.S Airways.