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Bar admissions:

New York


United States

Practice areas:

Financial restructuring

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Paul H. Zumbro is a partner in Cravath’s Corporate Department and serves as the Head of the Firm’s Financial Restructuring & Reorganization (FR&R) practice. His practice focuses on restructuring transactions and related financings, both in and out of court, as well as bankruptcy M&A transactions. The 2017 edition of Chambers USA quotes a client as saying Mr. Zumbro is “a master of dealing with chaos” who can “impose order on chaos.” Others praise his “very detail‑oriented and creative approach to matters” (Chambers Global).

American Bankruptcy Institute

International Bar Association

  • Banking Law Committee
  • Insolvency, Restructuring and Creditors’ Rights Committee

New York State Bar Association

  • J.D. Columbia Law School, 1997, Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
  • B.A. Yale College, 1992, Distinction in Major, cum laude