Shirley Cho is a Partner at Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones. She specializes in corporate reorganization, insolvency, and bankruptcy law. She has represented some of the largest companies in America in connection with their corporate restructuring efforts, as well as acquirers of assets out of bankruptcy, and dozens of official committees of unsecured creditors across a variety of industries. Ms. Cho has significant experience representing U.S. debtors involved in cross-border proceedings and has also represented foreign creditors, including Fortune Global top 20 companies, to successfully pursue their claims in chapter 11.
Ms. Cho is listed among Best Lawyers in America and Super Lawyers in the practice area of Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law as well as being listed among the Daily Journal’s Top Women Lawyers in 2019 and the Top Women Attorneys in Southern California for Bankruptcy.
An active member of the community, Ms. Cho is a frequent lecturer and publisher of insolvency-related articles and is the past co-chair of the American Bankruptcy Institute Battleground West and the co-chair of the Annual Association of Insolvency & Restructuring Advisors Conference. She has also served on the board of trustees of the University of California, Hastings College of the Law and the board of directors of Asian Americans Advancing Justice-LA. Shirley earned her B.A at University of California, Berkeley and her J.D. at University of California, Hastings College of the Law. Ms. Cho is a member of the California and New York bars.