Gerardo Mijares-Shafai represents clients in all areas of corporate restructuring, bankruptcy and insolvency-related matters and has represented corporate debtors, ad hoc groups of lenders, investors, strategic purchasers and other interested parties in bankruptcy-related transactions. While earning his law degree, Mr. Mijares-Shafai was an Associate Editor for the Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology.



  • JD, Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law, 2016, cum laude
  • MBA, Northwestern University, J.L. Kellogg School of Management, 2016
  • BA, Duke University Sanford School of Public Policy, 2010
  • District of Columbia
  • District of Colorado
  • Illinois
  • US District Court, Northern District of Illinois

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