Laura Femino | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Laura Femino
Laura Femino

Laura Femino

Associate, Miami

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Overview

Ms. Femino is an associate in the Firm's Financial Restructuring & Insolvency practice. Ms. Femino's work involves the coordination of multi-jurisdictional restructurings across the globe and high-profile litigation in the United States and abroad, with a particular focus on cross-border restructuring and Latin American insolvencies, and a developed expertise in chapter 15 proceedings.

Bars and Courts

  • Florida State Bar

Education

  • JD, Yale Law School
  • BS, Stanford University

Languages

  • English

Experience

Oi S.A. – currently representing Brazilian telecom giant Oi S.A. in its global restructuring of USD 20 billion of debt, featuring the largest bankruptcy filing in Brazilian history and a highly contested chapter 15 proceeding of the company's Dutch financing subsidiary.

Publications

  • Ex Ante Review of Leveraged Buyouts, 123 Yale L.J. 1830 (2014)
  • A Solution For Competing Foreign Insolvency Proceedings, Law360 (Sep. 28, 2016)

Awards & Recognition

Winner of the Weil Gotshal Best Bankruptcy Law Note of the Year, 2014, for Note Ex Ante Review of Leveraged Buyouts

Winner of the Burton 2017 Distinguished Legal Writing Award, for article "A Solution for Competing Foreign Insolvency Proceedings"