Harrison Denman | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Harrison Denman
Harrison Denman

Harrison Denman

Partner, New York

T +1 212 819 2567

E hdenman@whitecase.com


Harrison Denman is a partner in the Firm's Financial Restructuring and Insolvency Group. He has extensive experience in various aspects of bankruptcy law, including the representation of creditors in both Chapter 11 proceedings and out-of-court restructurings. Prior to joining White & Case, Mr. Denman clerked for Judge James M. Peck of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York. Mr. Denman was selected for 2016 as an Outstanding Young Restructuring Lawyer by Turnarounds and Workouts. He is active in several industry groups and is a member of the Board of Directors of the Jewish Community Relations Council of New York (JCRC).

Bars and Courts

  • New York State Bar
  • US District Court for the Southern District of New York


  • JD, Cornell University Law School
  • BA, University of Pennsylvania


  • English
  • Spanish


Speaking Engagements

"Latin American Restructurings", November 28, 2016: 23rd Annual Beard Group Distressed Investing Conference, (Panelist)

"Legal Trends within Bankruptcy and Restructuring", May 24, 2016: 9th Annual Debtwire Investors Summit, (Panelist)


  • Turning the Page: The Demise of the "Queenan Doctrine" Requiring the Adoption of a Foreclosure Valuation Methodology in Chapter 11 Cases, 25 U. Miami Bus. L. Rev. (2017)
  • Contributing Author to Bank Failures: Lessons from Lehman Brothers, Oxford University Press 2017
  • A Tale of Two Debtors: Lehman Brothers and the Availability of Equitable Subordination in the "Dueling Debtor" Context, 9 N.Y.U. J.L. & BUS. 269 (2012)

Awards & Recognition

Superlawyers NY Metro Rising Star, 2016, 2015, 2014

Benchmark Litigation Under 40 Hot List, 2017, 2016

Outstanding Young Restructuring Lawyer, Turnarounds & Workouts, 2016