Martin J. Bienenstock
Bruce W. Nichols Lecturer on Law
Martin J. Bienenstock is Chair of Proskauer's Business Solutions, Governance, Restructuring & Bankruptcy Department. He also teaches Corporate Reorganization as Lecturer in law at Harvard Law School and as an adjunct professor at University of Michigan Law School. At Proskauer, Mr. Bienenstock has created a unique, next generation, multidisciplinary group providing clients solutions that combine necessary expertise from corporate law, governance, chapter 11 reorganization, and litigation. The National Law Journal ranks Mr. Bienenstock as one of the "100 Most Influential Lawyers in America." Mr. Bienenstock is sought out for the most cutting edge legal issues in his field because he is known for converting academic scholarship into novel, but practical, legal solutions. Currently, he leads his firm’s representation of the Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico, which represents the Commonwealth itself and each of its instrumentalities in their Title III restructurings under the new PROMESA law. He is also in charge of the representations of the Westinghouse creditors’ committee and Caesars’ creditors’ committee.