The thing that strikes you the most about Paul, Weiss is the depth of the practice. They just have a large number of senior partners, all of whom are of an outstanding quality.
- Chambers USA, Band 1 for Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Nationwide and NYC) and "Bankruptcy Law Firm of the Year" in 2019
Business Insider Names Paul Basta and Kelley Cornish Among the Nation’s Go-To Restructuring Lawyers
August 5, 2022
Restructuring partners Paul Basta and Kelley Cornish are featured in a Business Insider article highlighting 16 restructuring attorneys who are the nation’s go-to lawyers amid an expected surge in bankruptcies. The article notes Paul, Weiss’s work on the Revlon bankruptcy, among the largest bankruptcies so far this year, and Paul and Kelley’s decades-long experience representing companies, creditor groups and buyers in mega-bankruptcies including Sears, SPARC Group and Caesars Entertainment, to name a few.
Though Paul, Weiss has about 55 restructuring attorneys in New York, the article notes, a variety of attorneys from other practices frequently advise on restructuring issues. In a given month in the Revlon bankruptcy, for instance, about 30 lawyers at the firm could expect to work on that case, Kelley says, including litigators, finance lawyers, tax lawyers, employee benefits lawyers, and lawyers from other disciplines.
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