Lisa M. Schweitzer  picture Lisa M. Schweitzer


Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
One Liberty Plaza
New York, 10006
F. 212-225-3999



Lisa M. Schweitzer’s practice focuses on financial restructuring, bankruptcy, insolvency and commercial litigation. She has extensive experience advising corporate debtors, individual creditors and strategic investors in both U.S. Chapter 11 proceedings and restructurings in other jurisdictions in North America, as well as Europe and Asia. Lisa also represents companies seeking to acquire distressed assets in bankruptcy proceedings.

Lisa advises clients in some of the most high-profile bankruptcy matters, including the first-of-its-kind cross-border restructuring of LATAM Airlines Group, which recently received multiple deal of the year awards, including from the Turnaround Management Association, IFLR and the American Bankruptcy Institute. She is recognized as a leading lawyer in restructuring by Chambers Global, Chambers USA, Benchmark Litigation, IFLR1000 and The Legal 500.

Lisa joined Cleary Gottlieb in 1996 and became a partner in 2006.