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Sara Gribbon
Lawyer
New York
800 Third Avenue
New York, New York 10022
1 212 488 1270
New York
800 Third Avenue
New York, New York 10022
1 212 488 1270

Sara Gribbon represents clients, particularly multinational corporations, involved in complex cross-border insolvency, restructuring, bankruptcy and debtor-creditor disputes. She also has experience serving as counsel in disputes involving major financial institutions, investors, and financial products and services.

Before joining Kobre & Kim, Ms. Gribbon was a member of the corporate restructuring and bankruptcy practice at Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP, where she focused her practice on representing creditors and debtors in Chapter 11 and Chapter 9 matters.

Admissions

  • New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York

Education

  • New York University School of Law, JD
  • George Washington University, BA

Select Engagements

  • Representation of residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS) trustees in multiple litigations pending in New York Supreme Court seeking that Merrill Lynch defendants repurchase mortgage loans.
  • Representation of the unsecured creditors committee in the SunEdison bankruptcy in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, in adversary proceedings against first- and second-lien noteholders.
  • Representation of a Fortune 50 company in implementing a global insolvency and enforcement strategy against a company accused of funding and supporting a multibillion-dollar fraud.
  • Representation of the trustee in bankruptcy of the Petters Company Inc., arising from a Ponzi scheme involving US $5 billion+ in investments, as special counsel for international asset recovery.
 

Professional & Community Involvement

  • American Bankruptcy Institute, Member
  • INSOL International, Member
  • International Women's Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC), Member
  • New York State Bar Association, Member
  • New York City Bar Association, Member

Credentials

Admissions

  • New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York

Education

  • New York University School of Law, JD
  • George Washington University, BA

Engagements

  • Representation of residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS) trustees in multiple litigations pending in New York Supreme Court seeking that Merrill Lynch defendants repurchase mortgage loans.
  • Representation of the unsecured creditors committee in the SunEdison bankruptcy in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, in adversary proceedings against first- and second-lien noteholders.
  • Representation of a Fortune 50 company in implementing a global insolvency and enforcement strategy against a company accused of funding and supporting a multibillion-dollar fraud.
  • Representation of the trustee in bankruptcy of the Petters Company Inc., arising from a Ponzi scheme involving US $5 billion+ in investments, as special counsel for international asset recovery.

Professional & Community Involvement

  • American Bankruptcy Institute, Member
  • INSOL International, Member
  • International Women's Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC), Member
  • New York State Bar Association, Member
  • New York City Bar Association, Member