Aram is the West Coast Team Leader and a partner of the Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring group at Arent Fox LLP, having joined the firm in July 2009. Prior to joining Arent Fox LLP, he was a partner at the “bankruptcy boutique” law firm of Weinstein, Weiss & Ordubegian, LLP of Los Angeles, California where he practiced since 2000. From 1996 to 2000, Mr. Ordubegian was an associate at the firm of Shapiro & Miles LLP (now Miles & Bauer LLP) of Costa Mesa, California, where he represented primarily secured creditors in bankruptcy cases.
Aram has broad-based reorganization and bankruptcy litigation and appellate experience in a wide area of insolvency matters, from various perspectives, including: representation of businesses and high net-worth individuals facing financial distress, purchasers of assets, individual and corporate creditors, creditors' committees, trustees, and parties to out of court work-out transactions with debtors, before, during and after bankruptcies. Mr. Ordubegian has advised businesses in connection with debt restructuring, securitization, trust formation, acquisitions, divestitures and wind-downs in connection with financially distressed assets, and has advised corporations, limited liability companies and partnerships on creditors' rights, governance and control issues.