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Alison D. Bauer


Alison Bauer


Alison has advised many debtors, lenders and official committees.


Alison Bauer's practice focuses on U.S. and transnational business reorganizations and financing, including Chapter 11 reorganizations and liquidations, out-of-court restructurings, secured financings and investments in troubled companies. Alison has represented debtors in Chapters 7 and 11 bankruptcy cases and foreign debtors in ancillary proceedings. Alison also advises traditional and non-traditional lenders—including debtor-in-possession lenders, asset-based lenders, other institutional lenders, and agents of lenders in Chapter 11 reorganizations and liquidations, out-of court restructurings and secured financings—and negotiates on behalf of purchasers in distressed mergers and acquisitions. Alison has acted for official committees of creditors and general unsecured creditors in an array of matters, including landlords in their tenants’ bankruptcy cases, insurance companies, defendants to preference and fraudulent conveyance actions, and a non-debtor co-defendant of breast implant litigation in the Dow Corning bankruptcy case.


Bar Admissions

New York, 1996


JD, 1995
New York University School of Law

BA, 1992
Brown University