Lauren Schlussel represents creditors’ committees in corporate reorganizations, restructurings and liquidations. Lauren also has significant experience representing liquidating trustees and plan administrators in all aspects of a bankruptcy case during the post-confirmation period. Her practice spans a multitude of industries, including retail, financial services, technology, real estate, energy and, most recently, the restaurant industry.
A New York Metro Super Lawyers “Rising Star,” Lauren is valued for her strong work product and efficiency at every turn. She is at her best when working diligently toward a common goal, even in the face of adversity.
A proven problem-solver, Lauren seeks to thoroughly understand what each client is looking to accomplish, and the approach that will best serve those interests. Her “get it done” attitude, both inside and outside of the firm, is manifested in her commitment to taking ownership of her cases with a personal concern for her clients.
Official Committees of Unsecured Creditors
Betsey Johnson; Furniture Brands; GT Advanced Technologies; Loehmann’s; Logan’s Roadhouse; Penson Financial Services; RadioShack II; Reichhold Holdings; Scout Media; Sweet Tomatoes and Souplantation; USA Discounters Ltd.
Betsey Johnson; Coldwater Creek; Dewy & LeBouef; MPC Computers; New Century TRS Holdings; Penn Traffic
Chaparral Energy; Midstates Petroleum; Warren Resources
Selected to New York Metro Super Lawyers "Rising Stars," 2015-2017.