Sal Guerrera represents banks and other financial institutions in U.S. and international financings, including financings of tender offers and mergers and acquisitions; financings of recapitalizations and spin-offs; first-lien/second-lien financings; working capital and asset-based financings; subordinated debt, bridge and mezzanine financings; restructurings and workouts; and special-purpose financings.


While primarily representing financial institutions, including Credit Suisse AG, BNP Paribas and Jefferies Finance, Mr. Guerrera also represents borrowers and issuers, including Devon Energy Corporation and AEP Industries.

Mr. Guerrera has been listed repeatedly in Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business and The Best Lawyers in America. The International Law Office selected Mr. Guerrera as a winner of the 2013 ILO Client Choice Awards in recognition of his excellence in client service.

Mr. Guerrera joined Skadden, Arps in 2006.



  • J.D., University of Pennsylvania School of Law, 1987
  • B.A., Fairfield University, 1984 (summa cum laude)


  • New York