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Dechert LLP
Three Bryant Park, 1095 Avenue of the Americas
NEW YORK, NY 10036-6797
United States
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Work Department

International and Insolvency Litigation


Gary J. Mennitt is co-head of Dechert’s International and Insolvency Litigation group. He concentrates on complex multinational litigation and contentious cross-border matters. He has extensive experience leading creditors’ rights, insolvency and bondholder litigation. His practice is fully integrated with Dechert’s bankruptcy and reorganization group.

Mr. Mennitt represents clients in state and federal trials and appeals throughout the United States in complex matters where much is at stake. Mr. Mennitt has extensive first chair trial experience and has tried more than twenty-five cases.


University of Virginia School of Architecture, B.S., 1985, with Academic Honors; Fordham University School of Law, J.D., 1990

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Dispute resolution > International litigation

Dechert LLP’s international litigation practice is noted for its global reach and broad coverage. New York-based Gary Mennitt leads the practice and counts commercial and bankruptcy litigation among his areas of expertise. Michael McGinley, who splits his time between Philadelphia and Washington DC, is recommended for jurisdictional challenges and foreign sovereign immunity issues.