Lisa M. Schweitzer


Current Position

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
New York, NY 10006

Class: XXVII (2016)Circuit: Second


University of Pennsylvania, B.A., Psychology and Economics, magna cum laude (1991)
New York University School of Law, J.D. (1996)

Professional Career

Partner, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP (2006-)
Law Clerk, Honorable Judith S. Kaye, Chief Judge of The New York State Court of Appeals (2001-2003)


International Insolvency Institute
INSOL International
American Bankruptcy Institute
Association of the Bar of the City of New York
New York State Bar Association


Turnaround & Workouts, Outstanding Young Restructuring Lawyer (2009)
The American Lawyer, "Dealmaker of the Year" (March 2012)
The American Lawyer, Dealmaker in the Spotlight (Sep 2011)
Listed in Chambers USA
Listed in Chambers Global
Listed in Legal 500 US
International Financial Law Review, Leading Bankruptcy and Restructuring Lawyer