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Devin van der Hahn


Devin van der Hahn is member of Winstead’s Business Restructuring/Bankruptcy Practice Group where he focuses on capital markets transactions, restructurings, and creditor rights actions. Devin has extensive experience in several industries, including banking, structured finance, energy, and real estate.

Devin has represented:

  • international, national, and regional banks;
  • non-traditional lenders and credit funds;
  • multi-national operating companies;
  • officers and directors of insolvent companies;
  • contract counterparties to debtors in chapter 11 cases;
  • real estate investment trusts; and
  • issuers in various real estate related securities sales.

Representative Experience

Lenders: Devin represents lenders in all areas of bankruptcy and workouts, including DIP financing and cash collateral issues, plan negotiation and litigation, and inter-creditor issues. Representative cases include:

  • Enduro Resource Partners LLC  – D. Delaware (Delaware)
  • EV Energy Partners LP – D. Delaware (Delaware)
  • Linn Energy, LLC – S.D. Texas (Houston)
  • Berry Petroleum Company, LLC – S.D. Texas (Houston)
  • BreitBurn Operating L.P.  – S.D.N.Y (New York)
  • Atlas Resource Partners, L.P.  – S.D.N.Y (New York)
  • Midstates Petroleum Company – S.D. Texas (Houston)
  • Energy XXI Gulf Coast, Inc. – S.D. Texas (Houston)
  • Azure Midstream Partners  – S.D. Texas (Houston)
  • Stone Energy Corporation – S.D. Texas (Houston)
  • Halcón Resources Corporation  – D. Delaware (Delaware)

Creditors: Devin handles all aspects of unsecured creditor representation, including proof of claim issues, plan negotiation and litigation, and assumption and rejection of leases and contracts. Representative cases include:  

  • Linc Energy Finance (USA), Inc. – S.D. Texas (Houston)
  • EMAS CHIYODA Subsea Limited – S.D. Texas (Houston)
  • Harkand Gulf Services LLC  – S.D. Texas (Houston)