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Sasha M. Gurvitz

Sasha M. Gurvitz is an associate with KTB&S.

Ms. Gurvitz received her J.D. from the UCLA School of Law, where she graduated tenth in her class.  Upon graduation, she was admitted to the Order of the Coif.  In recognition of outstanding achievement in bankruptcy coursework during law school, she was awarded the 2013 American Bankruptcy Institute Medal of Excellence.  She was also a recipient of the Dean's Merit Scholarship at UCLA School of Law.

Ms. Gurvitz received her undergraduate degree from the University of California, Berkeley, where she graduated with highest honors.  At Berkeley, she studied Political Science and French, and was a recipient of the Alumni Scholarship Award.

Since joining KTB&S, Ms. Gurvitz has represented clients in a variety of roles in the restructuring context, both out of court and in chapter 11 proceedings in Delaware, New York, California, and Nevada.  In particular, Ms. Gurvitz has represented several retail debtors, including Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc., USA Discounters, Ltd., and VRG Liquidating, LLC (f/k/a Vestis Retail Group, LLC).  Ms. Gurvitz also has experience representing purchasers of assets in section 363 sales, secured lenders, landlords, equity holders, chapter 11 trustees, an environmental regulator, and various other creditor constituencies, including in chapter 11 cases such as In re Fresh-G Restaurant Intermediate Holding, LLC (f/k/a Garden Fresh Restaurant Intermediate Holding, LLC), In re Runway Liquidation Holdings, LLC (f/k/a BCBG Max Azria Global Holdings, LLC), In re Exide Technologies, In re Kamen, and In re Bishop Gorman Development Corporation.  Ms. Gurvitz also represents the liquidating trustees of the Circuit City Stores, Inc. Liquidating Trust and the RSH Liquidating Trust in multi-district antitrust litigation and serves as appellate counsel to asbestos trusts J.T. Thorpe Settlement Trust and Thorpe Insulation Company Asbestos Settlement Trust.

Ms. Gurvitz is a member of the State Bar of California, the Financial Lawyers Conference, and the Turnaround Management Association (“TMA”) and serves as a member of the NextGen Committee for the Southern California chapter of TMA.