Ashtyn Hemendinger is an associate in Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher’s New York office. Ms. Hemendinger practices in the firm’s Business Restructuring & Reorganization Group.
Ms. Hemendinger’s practice includes the representation of debtors, creditors, and other stakeholders in complex restructuring transactions, including chapter 11 proceedings, bankruptcy litigation, chapter 15 foreign recognition proceedings, and other contingency planning matters. Ms. Hemendinger has represented clients in a variety of industries, including retail, media, manufacturing, and oil and gas sectors.
Ms. Hemendinger received her B.A. in Professional Writing, All University Honors, in 2012 and her M.A. in Professional Writing in 2013. She earned her Juris Doctor, cum laude, from Hofstra Law School in 2017 where she was a member of the Moot Court Board, a Notes Editor and published author of the Labor and Employment Law Journal, and recipient of the Benjamin Weintraub and Alan N. Resnik Award for Excellence in Restructuring classes and ability to significantly contribute to the field of bankruptcy law.
Prior to joining Gibson Dunn, Ms. Hemendinger was an associate in the Business Restructuring & Reorganization Department of Jones Day from 2017 to 2020.
Ms. Hemendinger is admitted to practice before the Southern and Eastern District Courts of New York as well as New York state courts.
Hofstra University - 2017 Juris Doctor
Carnegie Mellon University - 2013 Master of Arts
New York Bar