Kirk O’Neil

Kirk O’Neil is an associate editor for the bankruptcy team at The Deal, writing daily news articles and features since February 2014. Prior to working with the bankruptcy team, he wrote news articles and features for The Life Settlements Report, covering that industry since October 2012. Before working for The Deal, he was an associate editor covering bankruptcy and restructuring for DealFlow Media. Prior to that, O’Neil worked eight years as an editor and seven years as a reporter for Crittenden Research, covering the commercial real estate industry.

Recent Articles By The Author

Valeant Pharma Continues Asset Sales Instead of 'Riskier' Debt Swaps

Valeant Pharma Continues Asset Sales Instead of 'Riskier' Debt Swaps

The Laval, Quebec-based specialty pharmaceutical company is likely to sell off more of its business segments as it seeks to pay down nearly $29 billion in debt.

CB&I's Stock Jumps 39% on Favorable Delaware Supreme Court Ruling

CB&I's Stock Jumps 39% on Favorable Delaware Supreme Court Ruling

Investors are extremely pleased with the Delaware Supreme Court ruling that Chicago Bridge & Iron N.V does not owe $2 billion to Westinghouse Electric Co. on its final purchase price.

Federal Judge Blocks President Trump's Second Travel Ban

Federal Judge Blocks President Trump's Second Travel Ban

President Donald Trump's second attempt to ban travel to the U.S. from six Muslim-majority nations was blocked by a federal judge in Hawaii.

On Trump's Watch, Coal Players, Not Analysts, Hopeful

On Trump's Watch, Coal Players, Not Analysts, Hopeful

The fossil fuel's decline comes from lower gas prices, warmer temperatures and less global demand for coal.

AltaGas Buying WGL for $6.4 Billion

AltaGas Buying WGL for $6.4 Billion

The Calgary, Alberta energy infrastructure company has reached an agreement to purchase the parent of utility company Washington Gas Light.