Pashman Stein Walder Hayden Welcomes Bankruptcy, Restructuring & Creditors’ Rights Associate Edward Cho-O'Leary
Hackensack, NJ (June 2023) - Pashman Stein Walder Hayden is pleased to announce that Edward Cho-O’Leary has joined the firm as an Associate in the Bankruptcy, Restructuring & Creditors’ Rights practice.
The Bankruptcy, Restructuring & Creditors’ Rights practice group at Pashman Stein Walder Hayden, launched by Chair John W. Weiss in March 2022, advises clients across the country in complex financial restructuring and bankruptcy related transactions and litigation matters. Additional team members include Joseph C. Barsalona II, partner, who joined the firm’s Delaware office in June 2022 after establishing his career at leading Delaware bankruptcy firms, and Richard Solow, an associate, who joined in November 2022 after working at prominent Am Law firms in New York City.
“We are thrilled to have Edward join our group at Pashman Stein,” said Weiss. “His experience as a law clerk for two United States Bankruptcy Judges and his keen sense in bankruptcy matters will add to the sophistication and capability of our group as we continue to expand. Having spent over 20 years at Am Law 100 firms, I am excited to continue to build this practice and provide our clients with the same high-caliber representation and innovative solutions, in a more cost-effective manner.”
Prior to joining Pashman Stein, Cho-O’Leary served as a law clerk to the Hon. Alan S. Trust, Chief Judge of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of New York, and the Hon. Louis A. Scarcella, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of New York.
Cho-O’Leary earned his J.D. from St. John’s University School of Law, where he was a St. Thomas More Scholar, his M.Sc., from Trinity College Dublin, and his M.A. and B.A. from the National University of Ireland, Cork. He also served as Executive Articles Editor of the American Bankruptcy Institute Law Review.