Partner, Reed Smith LLP
Andrea Pincus joined the law firm of Reed Smith LLP as a partner in February 2008 in its Commercial Restructuring & Bankruptcy and Financial Industries Groups, following 13 years at Anderson Kill & Olick PC where she was deputy chair of Anderson Kill's Bankruptcy & Restructuring Group and a member of that firm's Practice Counsel. In the related areas of capital markets and structured finance, Andrea represents hedge funds, banks and other financial institutions in connection with distressed investing strategies, structured debt, and derivative transactions based on ISDA documentation, with a particular focus on credit default swaps and valuation disputes. Andrea also represents hedge funds, banks and other institutional investors, bondholders and trustees, as well as ad hoc and official committees, secured creditors, governmental entities, private individuals and debtors-in-possession in all aspects of Chapter 11 cases as well as out-of-court workouts involving private and publicly-held companies.
In addition to her membership in 100 Women in Hedge Funds, Andrea is a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute, Public Companies/Claims Trading Committee, as well as the Turnaround Management Association. Andrea lectures and writes on bankruptcy topics, credit default swaps and counterparty risk.