Bankruptcy clerk w prior firm experience in another prominent bkr market looking to go to a firm w/ a robust bankruptcy litigation practice in nyc (esp. w/ substantial committee work). Aside from Kramer Levin and White & Case, are there any other firms that stand out in this area?

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I don’t know about committee work, but I believe Quinn has a strong bk lit practice. I think Milbank gets committee work on occasion.

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Thank you!

Weil, but you’ll hate your life.

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Second Quinn and Akin. I would also throw PH to the mix for committee work.

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Kelley Drye has a strong committee practice.

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Akin

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