Melissa Y. Boey focuses her practice on domestic and cross-border corporate insolvency and restructuring. Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, Melissa served as a law clerk to Judge Christopher S. Sontchi in the US Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. She has recently been involved in restructurings in Korea, Argentina, and Brazil, including the OAS restructuring which received the Latin Lawyer Deal of the Year - Restructuring award in 2015. Melissa has also advised on bankruptcy asset sales and represented creditors in bankruptcy litigation.
Melissa previously served on the Southern California Law Review and as the first editor-in-chief of the Business Law Advisor, a student-run publication of advisory articles relevant to the intersection of business and law. More recently, she has co-authored two articles in the American Bankruptcy Institute Journal discussing the parallels between German insolvency legislation and US law.
University of Southern California, Gould School of Law, 2013, J.D.
London School of Economics and Political Science, 2012, LL.B.