Andrew Gallo is both an accomplished trial lawyer and bankruptcy attorney. Andrew counsels secured and unsecured creditors, equity holders, and investors in complex Chapter 11 cases and out of court restructurings. He also litigates creditors’ rights cases in state and federal (including bankruptcy) courts, with specific experience in fraudulent transfer and lender liability cases. Andrew has also had multiple engagements representing creditors and other parties-in-interest in distressed situations relating to the oil & gas industry. He serves as deputy leader of the firm’s bankruptcy and restructuring practice and as co-leader of the firm’s energy industry team.
Previously, Andrew was a law clerk for Judge Sidney H. Stein, United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. Before joining Morgan Lewis, Andrew was a partner in the financial restructuring practice at another international law firm, where he helped run the training programs for litigation associates.
REPRESENTATIVE BANKRUPTCY & RESTRUCTURING MATTERS
REPRESENTATIVE LITIGATION MATTERS OUTSIDE OF BANKRUPTCY COURT
Recommended, Finance: Restructuring (including bankruptcy): corporate, The Legal 500 US (2022)
Recommended, Corporate restructuring (bankruptcy), The Legal 500 US (2015, 2021)
Recognized, Best Law Firms for Restructuring & Insolvency, United States (Recommended), Leaders League and Décideurs (2021)
Recognized, Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Boston, The Best Lawyers in America (2017–2020, 2022, 2023)
Rising Star, IFLR1000 United States (2018–2020)
Rising Star, IFLR1000 Financial and Corporate (2014, 2017–2022)
Ranked, Bankruptcy/Restructuring, Massachusetts, Chambers USA (2014, 2015, 2022)
Recognized, Who’s Who Legal (2016)
Recognized, Massachusetts Rising Stars, Super Lawyers (2007–2013)
Outstanding Young Restructuring Lawyer, Turnarounds & Workouts (2010)
Member, American Bar Association
Member, Massachusetts Bar Association