• Amherst College (B.A., magna cum laude, 1988)
  • University of California School of Law, Los Angeles (J.D. 1993).

Bar and Court Admissions

  • California, 1994

Gail S. Greenwood

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San Francisco
Tel: 415.263.7000

Ms. Greenwood specializes in bankruptcy-related litigation.  She has over fifteen years of civil litigation and bankruptcy experience, including representation of chapter 11 trustees, debtors, creditors, and creditors' committees in significant business bankruptcies.  Ms. Greenwood has won summary judgments in defense of multi-million dollar preference and fraudulent transfer claims.  She has also successfully prosecuted state-court fraud and alter-ego claims against a series of ever changing private entities and state-court claims for commercial lender liability and breach of fiduciary duty against a large national bank.  Ms. Greenwood is a magna cum laude graduate of Amherst College and received her J.D. from UCLA School of Law, where she was editor of the Environmental Law Journal.  She is listed in the 2019 edition of Best Lawyers in America for her work in Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law. She is admitted to practice in California and is a resident of our San Francisco office.


Professional Affiliations

  • Member, International Women's Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC)