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Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP

Bankruptcy/Restructuring

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What the team is known for

Widely recognized for its expert work on behalf of significant creditors, debtors and government agencies. Regularly called upon for its formidable expertise in cross-border restructurings. Demonstrates significant strength in bankruptcy litigation and sovereign debt restructurings, particularly those involving Latin American parties. Has recently handled major cases across a range of industry sectors including telecom, financial services and energy.

Work highlights

Continued to act for LATAM Airlines and its affiliates across Latin America and the USA in its Chapter 11 proceedings.

Notable practitioners

Lisa Schweitzer is a well-regarded practitioner who is noted for her impressive experience in complex cross-border issues, including Chapter 15 cases. She acts for clients from a variety of sectors, including retail and aviation.
"She is terrific; she understands the issues very well and is extremely helpful in dealing with the different decisions the reorganization process involves."

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Overview

For more information about Cleary Gottlieb's Bankruptcy and Restructuring practice, please visit https://www.clearygottlieb.com/practice-landing/bankruptcy-and-restructuring

Bankruptcy/Restructuring

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP

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Location

One Liberty Plaza

New York

New York

USA

NY 10006

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

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Bankruptcy/Restructuring


Lisa M Schweitzer
Band 4