Adam T. Swingle is an associate in the firm’s Restructuring and Bankruptcy practice. Mr. Swingle represents distressed businesses, secured and unsecured creditors, trustees, and other significant stakeholders in a range of insolvency-related proceedings, including out-of-court restructurings, Chapter 11 and Chapter 7 cases, and adversary litigation.
Mr. Swingle earned his B.A. in history, with general and departmental honors, from the University of Chicago and received his J.D. from Columbia Law School. While in law school, Mr. Swingle served as a submissions editor of the Columbia Business Law Review. On a pro bono basis, he represented consumers in Chapter 7 cases and transgender individuals seeking legal name changes. He also served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Debra A. Livingston of the Second Circuit Court of Appeals and as a judicial intern for the Honorable Ronnie Abrams of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.
Mr. Swingle is an active member of the American Bankruptcy Institute, the Chicago Bar Association’s Bankruptcy and Reorganization Committee, and the National LGBT Bar Association.