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Peter M. Gilhuly

Latham & Watkins LLC
Los Angeles, California

Peter M. Gilhuly is a corporate restructuring and bankruptcy partner at Latham & Watkins LLP in Los Angeles, where he is responsible for managing its West Coast insolvency practice, representing debtors, buyers, hedge funds, private-equity funds, first- and second-lien holders, creditors’ committees and boards of directors. Mr. Gilhuly has been named in Chambers USA as a leading bankruptcy attorney and in The Deal’s Bankruptcy Insider as the most active bankruptcy M&A lawyer in the U.S. from 2003-08, and he was inducted into the American College of Bankruptcy in 2008. Mr. Gilhuly was also named to Daily Journal’s list of Top 100 Attorneys in California in 2011 and has been named in Best Lawyers in America since 2002. From 2002-06, Mr. Gilhuly served as co-chair of ABI’s Bankruptcy Battleground West and was appointed to ABI’s Advisory Committee on the Reform of Chapter 11 in 2012. A frequent speaker and lecturer, Mr. Gilhuly has spoken at Harvard Business, UCLA Business and UCLA Law Schools since 2009, and made a presentation on chapter 11 to international insolvency groups in Paris in 2010 at the invitation of the French Ministry of Justice. He has spoken at conferences held by such organizations as ABI, TMA and NCBJ. He received his B.A. with honors from Wesleyan University in 1983 and his J.D. from Harvard University in 1990.