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Kaitlin R. Walsh

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Education

  • New York University School of Law (JD)
  • Rutgers University (BA)

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York

Kaitlin’s practice in bankruptcy law is focused on corporate restructurings and insolvencies. She represents debtors, creditors, purchasers, lenders and other parties-in-interest in Chapter 11 reorganizations, out-of-court restructurings and bankruptcy litigation.

Before joining the firm, Kaitlin practiced in the New York office of another international law firm. While in law school, she served as the production editor for the New York University Journal of International Law and Politics.

Experience

Kaitlin has a wide variety of experience in bankruptcy-related representations, including as counsel to the following:

  • Debtors, insurers, and other third-party beneficiaries in asbestos and mass tort driven bankruptcies in which personal injury claims were disposed of via the implementation of channeling injunctions and related trusts;
  • Ad hoc committees of bondholders in complex chapter 11 reorganization and related litigation;
  • Debtors in chapter 11 restructurings and liquidations;
  • Companies in defending against fraudulent conveyance and preference claims;
  • Distressed real estate investment funds in acquisitions of commercial real estate under section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code;
  • Boards of directors of financially distressed companies;
  • Contract counterparties and other creditors in large chapter 11 cases; and
  • Administrators of foreign companies in insolvency proceedings.

Recognitions & Awards

  • New York Super Lawyers: Rising Star – Bankruptcy: Business (2015 - 2017)

Professional & Community Involvement

  • Communications Co-Chair, International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation
  • Member, Turnaround Management Association
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, New York State Bar Association