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Kris Hansen is the Chair of Stroock’s nationwide Financial Restructuring Group. He is a dealmaker and a consummate tactician renowned for his strong judgment, financial IQ and expansive market knowledge.
Throughout his career, Kris has guided clients through proceedings in bankruptcy and appellate courts across the country, as well as through many out-of-court situations.
Kris helps sophisticated investors in distressed credit formulate and execute complex strategies involving mergers and acquisitions, financing and litigation in and outside of actual bankruptcy. He represents official creditors’ committees in complex corporate chapter 11 cases, and corporate debtors in connection with formal bankruptcy proceedings and informal negotiations to restructure their debt obligations.
Kris is a frequent panelist and lecturer on restructuring topics before corporate, professional and CLE audiences. Best Lawyers in America, Chambers USA and Chambers Global, IFLR1000, Law360 and The Legal 500 all have attested to his skills. Additionally, Kris has been recommended by Benchmark Litigation.
- J.D., Fordham University School of Law, 1995
- B.S., Fordham University, 1992; Finance
Last updated October 2018