Stephen J. Shimshak


Current Position

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
1285 Avenue of the Americas
21st Floor
New York, NY 10019-6064

Tel: 212-373-3133
Fax: 212-492-0133

Class: XIX (2008)Circuit: Second


University of Wisconsin (1972)
University of Wisconsin Law School (1980)

Professional Career

Partner, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP (1991-)
Partner (1990-91); Associate (1984-90), Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy
Associate, Anderson, Russell, Kill & Olick (1982-84)
Associate, Foley & Lardner (1980-82)


INSOL International (2007-)
American Bankruptcy Institute (2007-)
New York City Bar Association: Uniform State Laws Committee (2007-); Bankruptcy and Corporate Reorganization Committee (1994-96)
New York City Bar, Associate Member (1989-)


"Bankruptcy Reforms and the High Net Worth Debtor," New York Law Journal 2008 Author
"Bankruptcy Court Relies on Market Approach to Determine Prepetition Solvency," Martindale-Hubbell 2007 Author
"Chapter 15-Emerging Issues," INSOL International 2007 Author
"Chapter 15-Fifteen Months Later," INSOL International 2007 Author
"Are Trading Orders Unconstitutional?" New York Law Journal 2006 Author
"Distributing a Debtor's Intellectual Property," New York Law Journal 2004 Author
"Revisiting Rule on Trustee Standing: In New Economy, 'Wagoner' Doctrine Takes on Added Significance," New York Law Journal 2002 Author