Aon  |  Financial Services Group
Distressed & Restructuring Solutions

In distressed scenarios and particularly around bankruptcy filings, D&O coverage is a paramount consideration.

Subscribe to our insights >>

Quick Insights

Directors and officers (D&O) insurance was at the forefront of two recent high-profile bankruptcy court decisions. Those diverging decisions highlight the importance of carefully crafted language in D&O policies.

Read more

Distressed & Restructuring Insight - May 2023 Razeeb Hossain 363 Sales of Assets

The U.S. Bankruptcy Code allows debtors to sell their assets quickly and efficiently in what is known as a Section 363 sale. This process has become increasingly popular in recent years, as companies considering...

Read more

Distressed & Restructuring Insight - March 2023 Razeeb Hossain Chapter 11 Restructuring

Chapter 11 is the most common bankruptcy filing for public companies, in part because its provisions allow for a corporate debtor to continue business operations and retain some control during the bankruptcy process.

Read more

Distressed & Restructuring Insight - March 2023 Razeeb Hossain Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Chapter 7 is the most common type of bankruptcy in the United States for both individual and business debtors. The main purpose of a Chapter 7 bankruptcy is to “liquidate the debtor’s assets in order to...

Read more


Featured Articles

During the current heightened period of volatility, working with a D&O broker who has experience can help put the board of directors, corporate officers, and outside counsel at ease. It’s important to understand nuanced issues like creditors standing post filing, varied restructuring solutions, debtor-in-possession financing, and wind-down exposures.

Aon’s approach is distinguished by our claims advocates, global footprint, and experience in complex distressed placements. We have worked on some of the largest filings by pre-petition assets, and have teams dedicated to maintaining the highest level of industry knowledge across our platform of brokers.

The distressed & restructuring solutions provided by Aon help to navigate:

  • D&O coverage
  • Pre-filing tail policies
  • Debtor-in-possession policies
  • Wind-down coverages
  • Chief Restructuring Officer and Board of Director additions
  • Claims negotiations
  • Post-emergence D&O coverage


Please contact Financial Services Group professionals Timothy Fletcher, Uri Dallal, or Kristin Kraeger to learn more or to discuss options for coverage.

Insurance products and services offered by Aon Risk Insurance Services West, Inc., Aon Risk Services Central, Inc., Aon Risk Services Northeast, Inc., Aon Risk Services Southwest, Inc., and Aon Risk Services, Inc. of Florida and their licensed affiliates.

The information contained in this document is intended to assist readers and is for general guidance only.

Print This Page