Overview

Dabin Chung is an associate in Mayer Brown's New York office and a member of the Restructuring practice. Her practice concentrates on US chapter 11 bankruptcies and out-of-court restructurings. 

Prior to joining the firm, Dabin worked at a magic circle firm in Hong Kong and focused on cross-border restructuring and insolvency matters spanning across the Asia Pacific. She also served as law clerk to the Honorable Robert D. Drain at the US Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Korean

Experience

Key representations include: 

  • A major international financial institution, as administrative agent, of the $1.6 billion pre-petition ABS facility and the new $400 million post-petition Donlen ABS facility in the Hertz chapter 11 case, both with respect to Donlen Corporation’s fleet leasing business.
  • School Specialty, Inc., a leading provider of educational products and services to the Pre-K- 12th grade market, in its successful out-of-court restructuring of more than $300 million of debt and consensual sale of substantially all of its assets to an entity formed by TCW Asset Management Company, LLC, Cerberus Capital Management, and Lantern Capital Partners.
  • A major US bank, as administrative agent, of the pre-petition and post-petition accounts receivable securitization facility and the post-petition letter of credit facility in the chapter 11 bankruptcy case of Centric Brands Inc. 
  • A major US bank, as administrative agent, in connection with the pre-petition securitization facility and the post-petition letter of credit facility in the chapter 11 bankruptcy case of Covia Holdings Corporation.
  • A major Japanese bank, as administrative agent, of the exit securitization facility with respect to the reorganized Pacific Gas and Electric Company’s business. 

Education

Cornell Law School, JD

Yale University, BA

Admissions

  • New York

Court

  • US District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • US District Court for the Southern District of New York