A top litigator in Downs Rachlin Martin’s distinguished bull-pen, Andre Bouffard is adept at identifying the key aspects of a complex legal dispute, devising a strategy to accomplish a client’s objectives efficiently, and then implementing in such a way as to avoid the clutter inherent in most difficult disputes. With deep courtroom experience in both appeals and trial courts, Andre leads the firm’s appellate litigation practice and has argued appeals in the Supreme Court of the United States, the Second Circuit Court of Appeals, as well as the Vermont and New Hampshire Supreme Courts. For more than 20 years, Andre has represented clients in all aspects of insolvency matters, including business restructuring, bankruptcy, workouts and acquisition and disposition of distressed assets. Andre heads the bankruptcy and creditor’s rights team and is a certified Creditor’s Rights Law Specialist. He also has extensive experience in probate litigation involving trusts and estates. He works with clients in a wide variety of industry sectors such as financial services, insurance, investment management, technology, transportation and manufacturing.