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HMB Retained as Counsel to Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of Thrush Aircraft, Inc.

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On September 24, 2019, the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of Thrush Aircraft, Inc. selected HMB Legal Counsel (“HMB”) as its counsel, with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Georgia approving HMB’s retention on October 2, 2019.

Thrush Aircraft ( “Thrush”) is a leading designer and manufacturer and of single-engine light aircraft, primarily used in agriculture operations. Thrush manufactures and markets its range of high-quality aircraft from its production facility located in Albany, Georgia – where, prior to the bankruptcy, it employed over 280 people. As of the petition date, Thrush asserted its assets were in excess of $10 million and liabilities in excess of $30 million. The Committee will work closely with its professionals to drive a process that creates the most value for Thrush’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 national providers of 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 and Workouts; and quoted by The Wall Street Journal and Financial Times, as leaders in the field. In 2014, one of HMB’s attorneys received the Turnaround Management Association Global 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.).

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Jason D. Klika
HMB Legal Counsel

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