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Emily Kuznick

Of Counsel, Corporate Department

New York

Phone: 1(212) 318-6904
Fax: 1(212) 752-2784

Overview

Emily Kuznick is of counsel in the Financial Restructuring group at Paul Hastings and is based in the firm’s New York Office. Her practice focuses on bankruptcy proceedings and out-of-court restructuring transactions. She has considerable experience representing bondholders, lenders, investors, official committees of unsecured creditors, equity holders, and other stakeholders in distressed situations, both in and out of court. Emily Kuznick also has significant experience in bankruptcy and complex commercial litigation, as well as claims trading.

Recognitions

  • "Ones to Watch," Best Lawyers in America
  • Turnaround Management Association, 2021 Turnaround of the Year: Mid-Size Company for American Addiction Centers

 

Education

University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D., 2013

Washington University in St. Louis, B.A., 2009

Representations

  • AAC Holdings, Inc. (ad hoc group of term lenders)
  • American Apparel (creditor)
  • Ciber (creditor)
  • C&J Energy Services (creditor)
  • Essar Steel Minnesota (unsecured creditors committee)
  • Global Brands Group (unsecured creditors committee)
  • Guitar Center (ad hoc group of noteholders)
  • JAKKS Pacific Inc. (ad hoc group of unsecured convertible noteholders)
  • LATAM (ad hoc group of unsecured creditors)
  • Payless ShoeSource Inc. (creditor and DIP lender)
  • ToysЯus (noteholder)
  • Ultra Petroleum Corp. (ad hoc group of term lenders)
  • Waypoint (secured prepetition and DIP lenders)
  • Westinghouse (creditor)

Practice Areas

Corporate
Litigation
Financial Restructuring

Languages

English

Admissions

New York Bar

Education

University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D. 2013

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