Edward H. Tillinghast III

Mr. Tillinghast is a partner and co-chair of the firm's Finance and Bankruptcy Practice Group. He is also regularly in our Shanghai office where he has continued to represent parties in restructurings and insolvency related litigations since 1997.

Areas of Practice

Mr. Tillinghast specializes in corporate reorganizations and restructurings, cross-border insolvencies, creditors’ rights and bankruptcy-related litigation, distressed mergers and acquisitions, advising distressed asset investors on high-yield investments and insolvency-related securitization opinions. Mr. Tillinghast advises clients in many jurisdictions throughout Asia, Australia, Europe, Russia, South America and the United States, and has argued cases in many courts including the Supreme Court of the United States and the Second and Third Circuit Courts of Appeal. He has represented creditors, debtors, institutional lenders, bondholder committees, indenture trustees, creditors' committees and distressed asset investors in bankruptcy cases, out-of-court restructurings, and distressed asset sales in many industries, including automotive, aviation, fashion, financial services, food and food products, gaming, health care, high technology, infrastructure projects, manufacturing, media and entertainment, mining, new media, oil and gas, pharmaceuticals, publishing, real estate, retail, sporting goods, shipping, sports teams, steel, telecommunications and utilities.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Bankruptcy and Restructuring, 2) Bankruptcy Litigation, 3) International Practice, 4) China and 5) Litigation
Law School Kent Law School - University of Kent ( J.D., 1983)
Education Lake Forest College (B.A.,1980)
Bar Member / Association Illinois State Bar Association, New York State Bar Association
Most recent firm Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
Relevant Jobs
Litigation Associate
USA-NY-New York City

Midtown Manhattan litigation boutique with diverse civil litigation practice seeking associate with 2+ years experience.  Candidate needs to be a motivated self-starter.  Please send resume by click...

Apply now

Associate Litigation Attorney
USA-NY-New York City

Seeking litigator with 2 - 6 years of experience; strong writing and advocacy skills are necessary. Send resume, writing sample, and salary requirements by clicking "Apply Now". Principals only; pl...

Apply now

Paralegal - Litigation
USA-NY-New York City

Paralegal - Litigation Responsibilities : The candidate will provide assistance to lawyers from the filing of a complaint to the resolution, including coordinating all administrative aspects, i.e., d...

Apply now

+ View more jobs
Benjamin P. Smith
Benjamin P. Smith

Benjamin P. Smith is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Litigation Practice. He is a trial lawyer with a particular focus on high-stakes disputes in the biotechnology, medical device, and internet industries.

Brian M. Jazaeri
Brian M. Jazaeri

Brian M. Jazaeri is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Litigation Practice. Mr. Jazaeri represents clients in complex commercial litigation, with a particular emphasis on class action matters and financial services, healthcare and technology litigation.

Brian W. Shaffer
Brian W. Shaffer

Brian W. Shaffer is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Litigation Practice, co-chair of the firm’s medical device litigation practice, and hiring partner for the Philadelphia office.