Bio

Bram Strochlic focuses his practice on complex corporate and financial restructurings, advising companies, sponsors, hedge funds, banks, investors and acquirers in all aspects of out-of-court restructurings, Chapter 11 reorganizations, and distressed mergers and acquisitions.

Mr. Strochlic’s restructuring experience spans a wide variety of industries, including food and beverage, energy, financial services, and oil and gas.

Mr. Strochlic is a member of the New York City chapter of the Turnaround Management Association. He also provides monthly summaries of bankruptcy-related cases in the Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit for the bankruptcy section of the Federal Bar Association.

Mr. Strochlic’s significant representations include:

  • Quantum Pacific, as equity sponsor, in connection with the Chapter 11 case of its portfolio company Pacific Drilling, an international offshore drilling business specializing in high-specification deepwater and complex well construction services;
  • Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (formerly Leucadia National Corporation), as prepetition lender, in connection with the prepackaged bankruptcy of Global Brokerage Inc.;
  • Vitol Inc. as member of the unsecured creditors committee and as creditor of the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority in Puerto Rico’s Title III cases;
  • SunEdison in the largest Chapter 11 case filed in 2016;
  • Roust Inc. in the quickest billion-dollar prepack in history; and
  • Everest Capital in its out-of-court restructuring.

Credentials

Education

  • J.D., Harvard Law School, 2014 (Executive Editor, Journal of Law and Public Policy)
  • B.A., Harvard University, 2011 (magna cum laude)

Admissions

  • New York

Bram A. Strochlic

Associate, Corporate Restructuring
bram.strochlic@skadden.com