Ian J. Bambrick



Ian Bambrick is a seasoned restructuring practitioner who has guided a wide range of clients through their reorganizations and the chapter 11 process. With a unique breadth of experience as counsel to debtors, lenders, ad hoc lender and noteholder groups, and independent directors in chapter 11 proceedings and out of court restructurings, Ian approaches each representation from a practical perspective with the know-how to craft solutions to complex issues. Ian is also active in the area of cross-border insolvencies, having represented a number of foreign companies and foreign representatives in their chapter 15 proceedings.

Representative Experience

Bankruptcy and Corporate Restructuring

  • Represents clients in complex business reorganizations, in and out of court, and mergers and acquisitions related thereto.
  • Serves as a primary point of contact with clients on their restructurings, developing overall strategy and managing all aspects of the restructuring process (including pre-filing preparations, general case administration, plan and sale negotiations and preparation, and claims administration).
  • Intimately familiar with the cross-border insolvency process, having been directly involved in a number of chapter 15 proceedings.


Bar Admissions



University of Pennsylvania Law School
J.D. (2010)

Washington and Lee University
B.A. magna cum laude (2003)

Insights & Events

Other Perspectives


  • “Electricity Under Escalera,” American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, Vol. XXXVI, No. 6 (June 2017)
  • “Debunking the Perceived Conflict Between §§ 365(h) and 363(f),” ABI Journal, Vol. XXXIII, No. 10 (October 2014)

Leadership & Community

Professional Associations

  • Delaware State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Turnaround Management Association
  • Delaware Commission on Law and Technology – Associate Member (appointed by the Delaware Supreme Court)


  • Participant in the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges’ 2019 Next Generation Program (NextGen)
  • Super Lawyers® — Rising Stars, Bankruptcy: Business, 2020
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