Burr & Forman

Robin C. Stanton

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  • J.D., University of South Carolina (1993)
  • B.A., Christopher Newport College (1982)

South Carolina

  • U.S. District Court – South Carolina
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court – South Carolina
  • South Carolina Supreme Court

  • South Carolina Bar Association
  • South Carolina Women Lawyers Association
  • Member and Former Board Member, South Carolina Bankruptcy Law Association
  • Named, The Best Lawyers in America (2013-2021)
  • Listed, South Carolina Super Lawyers, Creditor Debtor Rights (2014-2018, 2020)
  • Recipient, Mega Company Turnaround of the Year Award, Turnaround Management Association - Atlanta Chapter (2013/2014)
  • Former Member, Board of Directors, American Red Cross of Central South Carolina
  • Restructure of multi-location franchise loans

  • Commercial real estate transactions and commercial leases, including construction loans, permanent loans, work-outs, low income housing loans, hotel, golf course, and shopping center loans, condominium developments, and other commercial transactions

  • Multi-location asset purchase transactions and asset based lending transactions

  • True sale, non consolidation, real estate and asset based lending legal opinions

  • Served as debtor's counsel in this Chapter 11 bankruptcy case of a 500 employee, $225 million steel mill

  • Served as debtor's counsel in this Georgia Chapter 11 case of a 900 employee, $150 million paper mill

  • Represented the primary secured creditor in a Chapter 11 case of one of South Carolina's largest manufacturers

  • Representation of numerous financial institutions, insurance companies and other secured creditors in bankruptcy cases, out-of-court restructurings, and workouts

Partner | Columbia, SC

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Finance Bankruptcy Litigation Real Estate Creditors’ Rights & Bankruptcy


Financial Institutions Manufacturing Real Estate

Robin Stanton practices in the Columbia Business section and divides her practice between real estate and lending work and commercial workouts and bankruptcy. Robin is experienced in both real estate based and asset based lending from the borrower and the lender perspective. Robin also practices in the area of commercial real estate acquisition and sales, and asset sales. Additionally, Robin works with both distressed companies and financial institutions in connection with out of court restructuring, reorganizations, debtor in possession financing, liquidations, bankruptcy sales, bankruptcy claims, preference litigation, and all other aspects of commercial bankruptcy and restructuring.