Mr Andrew K. Glenn > Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP > New York, United States > Lawyer Profile

Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP
1633 BROADWAY
NEW YORK, NY 10019
United States
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Work Department

Partner

Position

Commercial Litigation; Complex Financial Products Litigation; Corporate; Creditors’ Rights and Bankruptcy; Plaintiffs’ Litigation

Career

Andrew K. Glenn is a bankruptcy, restructuring and commercial litigation partner featured in the 2012-2016 editions of New York Metro Super Lawyers.

Mr. Glenn represents debtors, official creditors committees, ad hoc committees of bondholders, private equity funds, insurance companies and stakeholders in major bankruptcy proceedings.

Mr. Glenn has significant experience in financial, valuation and accounting litigation, including the representation of activist shareholders in corporate governance litigation, proxy fights and fraud litigation against major financial institutions.

Memberships

New York; U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York; U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit; U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit

Education

Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 1995); Columbia University (A.B., 1990)

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Finance > Restructuring (including bankruptcy): corporate

Practical, creative and fantastic on their feet’, Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP is a ‘go-to adviser in bankruptcy and litigation matters’. The firm focuses on representing holders of securities in distressed companies, including working with hedge funds, private equity funds and other creditors. The ‘very dependable’ team is led by New York-based David Rosner and includes the ‘impressiveAndrew Glenn, also in New York, and new arrival Kyung Lee, who joined in Houston from Diamond McCarthy LLP. The practice is representing an ad hoc group of parent company creditors in the $500m administrative claim allocation litigation arising from the Chapter 11 of Energy Future Holdings and its affiliates. In another highlight, the firm is acting for White Energy and three of its directors in litigation related to a corporate governance dispute following a reorganization of the company. Other clients include the official committee of unsecured creditors of Nine West Holdings, TPG Capital and Waterfall Asset Management. Daniel Fliman left to join Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP.