Ingrid Bagby

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Practice Areas

  • Bankruptcy Litigation
  • Corporate Restructuring & Reorganization
  • Distressed Finance
  • Real Estate Restructuring
  • Distressed Investing and Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Distressed Municipal Finance
  • Financial Restructuring
Contact InfoTelephone: 212 504 6894
Fax: 212 504 6666
University Georgia State University, B.A., 1991
Law SchoolBrooklyn Law School, J.D., 1996
Admitted1997, New York; U.S. Court of Appeals, 2nd Circuit; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York; U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York

Ingrid Bagby's practice is concentrated in the areas of bankruptcy, international restructuring, and commercial litigation. She has represented creditors and debtors in chapter 11 proceedings and out-of -court restructurings, and has extensive experience in international insolvency matters, including acting for foreign representatives in proceedings under chapter 15 and section 304 of the Bankruptcy Code and representing stakeholders in cross-border restructurings.

Ingrid is recognized in second edition of Euromoney's Guide to the World's Leading Women in Business Law. She was also named an Outstanding Young Restructuring Lawyer for 2008 by Turnarounds & Workouts. She is a recipient of the Burton Award for Legal Achievement, which recognizes exceptional legal writing and she also contributes to Cadwalader's Restructuring Review blog. Ingrid is a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute and INSOL International, and was a participant in UNCITRAL's working group on proposed additions to the Model Insolvency Law.

Prior to joining Cadwalader, she served as a judicial law clerk for The Honorable Conrad B. Duberstein, Chief U.S. Bankruptcy Judge for the Eastern District of New York.

Ingrid received her undergraduate degree, with honors, from Georgia State University and her J.D. from Brooklyn Law School where she was an editor of the Journal of Law and Policy. She is admitted to practice in the State of New York and before the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.


Highlights of Ingrid's restructuring experience include the following:

• Represented official creditors' committees, ad hoc committees and lender groups and significant creditors in chapter 11 cases across the country, including most recently, an ad hoc committee of bondholders in the chapter 11 case of CEDC International Finance Corporation, Inc., and MBIA, Inc. as a member of the creditors' committee in the chapter 11 cases of Residential Capital, LLC and its affiliates. Ingrid also has advised debtors regarding restructuring and insolvency issues, including the Bermuda provisional liquidators of Lehman Re Ltd. in their chapter 15 bankruptcy case and related liquidation; Northwest Airlines in its chapter 11 case and Bear Sterns with respect to a potential bankruptcy filing.

• Extensive experience in chapter 15 and section 304 proceedings includes roles in Cablevisión S.A., Jazztel plc, DAP Holdings, New World Network International, the KWELM group of companies, MMG LLC, Texon International Limited, Hopewell International Insurance, and North Atlantic Insurance Co.

• Regularly acts for clients in bankruptcy-related litigation including representing The Royal Bank of Scotland in litigation relating to the Tribune and Marco Polo Sea Trade chapter 11 cases, ABN Amro Bank N.V. as a lender in the chapter 11 cases of Tronox Incorporated and M. Fabrikant & Sons, Inc, as well as the United Kingdom administrators of RSL Communications Plc in their breach of fiduciary duty litigation against the company's former directors.

• Member of the advisory committee on executory contracts and leases for the American Bankruptcy Institute's Commission to Study the Reform of Chapter 11.


Hon. Conrad B. Duberstein
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of New York

Reported CasesIn re MMG LLC, 256 B.R.544 (Bankr. S.D.N.Y. 2000); In re Petition of Board of Directors of Hopewell Intern. Ins. Ltd., 281 B.R. 200 (Bankr. S.D.N.Y. 2002); In re Petition of Board of Directors of Hopewell Intern. Ins. Ltd., 272 B.R. 396 (Bankr. S.D.N.Y. 2002); In re Mirant Corp., 334 B.R. 800 (Bankr. N.D. Tex. 2005).

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Detroit Bankruptcy Court Refuses Stay of Chapter 9 Eligibility Hearing Under Stern v. Marshall
Ingrid Bagby,Thomas J. Curtin,Mark C. Ellenberg,Howard R. Hawkins,Lary Stromfeld, October 2, 2013
On September 26, 2013, Judge Steven W. Rhodes of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Michigan denied the Official Committee of Retirees’ (the “Committee”) motion to stay all eligibility proceedings pending its motion to withdraw the reference. In re City of...
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Ingrid Bagby

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