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Genna Ghaul


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  • Columbia University (J.D. 2013; James Kent Scholar; Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar); Boston College (B.A. in Economics summa cum laude 2007)

Bar Admissions

  • New York, New Jersey, and U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York and District of New Jersey


  • Law Clerk to the Honorable Robert E. Gerber, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of New York (2013-2014)

Government Service

  • Extern, U.S. Attorney's Office, Eastern District of New York (Spring 2012)

Genna Ghaul's practice focuses on bankruptcy and restructuring, with a recent focus in the retail sector, including chapter 11 proceedings, bankruptcy litigation, and other bankruptcy-related matters.

She currently represents M&G USA Corporation and its affiliated debtors in their chapter 11 cases before the Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. Her past debtor representations include, among others, American Apparel, Transtar Holding Company, and Nextel (NII Holdings). On the creditor side, Genna currently represents an ad hoc group of creditors in the retail sector. She recently represented the term loan lenders in rue21 and Seventy Seven Energy's chapter 11 cases.

Genna maintains an active pro bono practice. She has represented clients in family court proceedings and before the Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of New York.

Genna has recently served on the Turnaround Management Association's New York NextGen Committee.

Prior to attending law school, Genna worked in the antitrust and competition economics group of a consulting firm in Boston.

Genna Ghaul