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Anna Kordas focuses on representing debtors and creditors in in-court and out-of-court restructurings, bankruptcy litigation, matters involving cross-border enterprises, and other bankruptcy-related matters.

Anna's recent experience includes representing Rex Energy in its chapter 11 proceeding, which resulted in a successful $600.5 million 363 sale; the insolvency trustee of a Dutch finance vehicle of the Brazilian telecom giant Oi S.A. in a contested chapter 15 recognition proceeding; and American Apparel and certain of its affiliates in their second chapter 11 case. She was also involved in the Firm's representation of Georgia Power and other utilities in the bankruptcy proceeding of nuclear contractor Westinghouse Electric Company, and Peabody Energy Corporation and Alpha Natural Resources in their restructuring proceedings. Prior to joining Jones Day, Anna was involved in representing a plan proponent in a chapter 11 case of an opera company and a Mexican airline in a chapter 15 proceeding.

Anna maintains an active pro bono practice. She is currently representing several unaccompanied minors in their efforts to obtain legal status in the United States in partnership with Kids In Need of Defense (KIND).

Anna is a member of the Turnaround Management Association.


  • J.F. Lehman acquires Integrated Global ServicesJones Day advised long-standing client J.F. Lehman & Company, a leading middle-market private equity firm focused exclusively on the aerospace, defense, maritime, government, and environmental sectors, in the acquisition and related financing of Integrated Global Services, Inc. ("IGS").
  • Rex Energy successfully closes $600.5 million 363 asset sale and confirms plan of liquidation with releases and exculpation provisionsA multi-disciplinary Jones Day team represented Rex Energy Corporation in the negotiation of a Restructuring Support Agreement ("RSA") with its first and second lien creditors that formed the foundation for a successful chapter 11 process.
  • Oi Brasil obtains approval of recovery planJones Day represented the trustee of Oi Brasil Holdings Coöperatief, a subsidiary of the Brazilian telecom giant Oi S.a., who filed for bankruptcy protection in 2016.
  • American Apparel sells IP rights to Gildan ActivewearJones Day represented American Apparel, LLC ("AA") in its second chapter 11 case, which was filed on November 14, 2016.