Bankruptcy and Restructuring Attorney

POSITION: Experienced Bankruptcy Attorney

LOCATION: New York, NY

The Organization: Large U.S. Based Multinational Law Firm is looking for an experienced Bankruptcy Attorney for a fast-paced Corporate law practice. Salary is highly competitive in the industry and based on experience. 

Summary: Seeking qualified attorneys with experience advising clients on bankruptcy.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Represent creditors, debtors, and committees in complex bankruptcy cases 

  • Counsel clients on bankruptcy procedures and timeline of filings, and keep clients apprised of ongoing procedures

  • Draft chapter 11 petitions, ensuring that documents are comprehensive and complete

  • Prepare pleadings and court filings

  • Work on corporate reorganization at various stages of the restructuring process, from filing a plan to the final decree of bankruptcy

  • Collaborate with other practice groups, as they relate to corporate restructuring

 

REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • JD Required (Bar admission to NY or CA) 

  • 3+ years of experience as a corporate attorney

  • Extensive experience with Chapter 11 

  • Familiar with local rules or ability to quickly learn local rules

  • Outstanding academic achievement