American Spectrum Realty, Inc.


  • Pre-filing annual sales: $54 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing assets: $504 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing number of employees: 165
  • Sub-industry: 67 Holding And Other Investment Offices
  • Place of incorporation: MD
  • Court for city of headquarters: TX Houston
  • In business at filing? yes

Bankruptcy case

  • Chapter at filing: Chapter 11
  • Who filed case? creditors
  • Debtor's lead attorney: Winthrop Couchot
  • Date of filing: February 13, 2015
  • Judge at filing: Scott C. Clarkson
  • Court district of filing: CA CD
  • Court city of filing: Santa Ana
  • Case number: 15-10721
  • Cause of bankruptcy: Fraud
  • Forum shop? Forum Shop

  • Case transferred? no
  • Destination court of transfer: not applicable
  • Creditors committee appointed? yes
  • ยง363 sale: no 363 sale
  • Dip loan final approval? no
  • Plan type: free fall

  • Disposition status: confirmed
  • Date of disposition: July 8, 2016
  • Judge at disposition: Scott C. Clarkson
  • Days from filing to disposition: 511

After the case

  • Did firm emerge? company did not emerge
  • Did firm refile? not emerged 5 years

The BRD has been supported by grants from these organizations:

National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges

Turnaround Management Association

American Bankruptcy Institute

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