Christine Joh is an associate in the business restructuring group in New York. After graduating law school, Christine served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Sage M. Sigler of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Georgia and the Honorable Scott H. Yun of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California. Prior to joining the firm, Christine worked as a financial restructuring and bankruptcy associate at a national law firm.
- Represented Vesta Holdings, LLC and certain of its subsidiaries in their chapter 11 cases in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. Vesta was an insurance brokerage service provider for individual and corporate clients across the United States, primarily concentrating on property and casualty insurance offerings. During its chapter 11 cases, Vesta effectuated an all asset sale of its business and confirmed its plan of liquidation, which was supported by 100% of secured lenders and general unsecured creditors who voted on the plan.
- Co-author, “Not so Technical: A Flaw in the CARES Act’s Correction to ‘Small Business Debtor,’” ABI Journal (February 2022)
- Christine J. Joh, “A Fly in the Ointment: PROMESA’s Drafting Error in Section 314(b)(7),” Emory Bankruptcy Developments Journal (2019)
- JD, Emory University School of Law, 2019; Notes and Comments Editor, Emory Bankruptcy Developments Journal (Vol. 35)
- MBA, Emory University Goizueta Business School, 2019
- BA (Political Science), summa cum laude, Albright College, 2011
Admissions / Qualifications
- New York, 2020
- U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
- U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York