On July 26, 2021, the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of Something Sweet Acquisition, Inc. selected HMB Legal Counsel (“HMB”) as its counsel, with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware approving HMB’s retention on September 23, 2021.
Something Sweet Acquisition, Inc. and Something Sweet, Inc. (together “Something Sweet”) are industry leaders in the production and sale of high-quality, high volume, private label baked goods, including cream pies, fruit pies, coffee, and crumb cakes. As of the petition date, Something Sweet disclosed its assets were more than $16.8 million and liabilities exceeding $15.8 million. The Committee will work closely with its professionals to drive a process that creates the most value for Something Sweet’s creditors.
HMB attorneys have served as trusted business and legal advisers to middle market businesses, Fortune 500 companies and entrepreneurs throughout the United States for over 45 years. HMB’s Bankruptcy Reorganization & Creditors’ Rights practice group is comprised of leading attorneys providing legal services in complex chapter 11 cases, creditors’ rights issues and all situations involving the financial distress of clients or their customers. HMB’s attorneys have been recognized by Chambers USA: Leading Lawyers for Business and Turnaround & Workouts; and quoted by The Wall Street Journal and Financial Times, as leaders in the field.
Last year, HMB was recognized by the Turnaround Management Association’s (TMA) Chicago/Midwest Chapter with its Small Business Turnaround of the Year for its representation of RED South Beach. In 2014, one of HMB’s attorneys received the TMA Global’s Large Transaction of the Year for his work as counsel to the Official Committee of Equity Security Holders in the highly publicized bankruptcy cases, In re AgFeed USA, et al. (Bankr. D. Del.).