As Associate General Counsel, Cindi serves as our front-line transactional counsel in North America primarily for our Retail and Commercial & Industrial businesses, advising on legal strategy, transaction structuring and negotiation, managing deal documentation and execution, and related corporate matters. Cindi brings over 15 years of experience in the areas of corporate restructuring and insolvency, with a primary focus on retail business clients facing financial distress, with deep experience in both transactional work and bankruptcy litigation.
Cindi has received numerous recognitions from respected industry organizations and publications. Most recently, she was named among 2020’s “Notable Women in Law” by Crain’s New York Business, and received a Commitment to Justice, Partner Award from Her Justice in 2018. She was also named among the “40 Under 40 Emerging Leaders” by M&A Advisor in 2015.
Prior to joining Gordon Brothers, Cindi was a Partner at the global law firm Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP, where she led the firm’s Insolvency and Restructuring practice. She previously held positions as both Counsel and Partner at Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP, frequently dealing with bankruptcy litigation on behalf of debtor companies.
Cindi holds a B.F.A. from New York University and a J.D. from St. John’s University School of Law, and is admitted to practice in the State of New York.