Anna Kordas's practice focuses on complex corporate reorganization and bankruptcy matters, including matters involving cross-border enterprises, and bankruptcy litigation.
Anna's recent experience includes representing certain shareholders of Garrett Motion Inc. in the auto parts maker's bankruptcy proceeding and representing shareholders of PG&E Corporation in the largest restructuring in California. Anna has substantial experience in the energy sector, having represented Rex Energy, a natural gas and oil producer, in its chapter 11 proceeding resulting in a successful $600.5 million 363 sale; a major creditor in Murray Energy's restructuring proceeding; Georgia Power and other utilities in the bankruptcy proceeding of nuclear contractor Westinghouse Electric Company; and Peabody Energy Corporation and Alpha Natural Resources in their respective restructuring proceedings. Anna's cross-border experience includes representing the insolvency trustee of a Dutch finance vehicle of the Brazilian telecom giant Oi S.A. in a contested chapter 15 recognition proceeding and representing a Mexican airline in a chapter 15 proceeding.
Anna maintains an active pro bono practice. She is currently representing several unaccompanied minors in their efforts to obtain legal status in the United States in partnership with Kids In Need of Defense (KIND).
Anna is a member of the Turnaround Management Association.
- June 7, 2018
The Supreme Court Narrows the Bankruptcy Code Safe Harbor for Securities Transaction Payments
- June 19, 2017
The Supreme Court Will Rule on the Breadth of the Bankruptcy Code’s Safe Harbor
- Brooklyn Law School (J.D. cum laude 2014; Symposium Editor, Brooklyn Law Review); The City University of New York, Hunter College, William E. Macaulay Honors College (B.A. cum laude 2008; Honors Scholar)
- New York and New Jersey
- Intern, Bureau of Consumer Frauds & Protection, Office of the New York State Attorney General (2013)
- Best Lawyers in America "Ones to Watch" (2022)
- Judicial intern to Judge Elizabeth S. Stong, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of New York (2013)