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Claudia R. Tobler

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Washington, DC, USA

Claudia R. Tobler

A counsel in the Bankruptcy and Corporate Reorganization Department, Claudia. R. Tobler advises clients on a variety of insolvency matters including out-of-court workouts, chapter 11 filings, bankruptcy asset sales and purchases, debt analysis, claim filing and prosecution, and bankruptcy litigation, with a particular emphasis on international and cross-border matters including chapter 15 petitions.

Ms. Tobler's recent engagements include as debtor's counsel for AbitibiBowater Inc. in its cross-border restructuring. Other representative chapter 11 cases in which she has advised clients include: Lehman Brothers Holdings, Inc., Mervyn's Holdings, LLC, Boscov's, Inc., Enron Corp., WorldCom Inc., Hilex Poly Co., Progressive Molded Products Inc. and Verestar, Inc.

Ms. Tobler co-authored the United States chapter in the 2011 edition of Getting the Deal Through: Restructuring and Insolvency 2011, and was managing editor of the Boston College International and Comparative Law Review. She was a panelist at the International Insolvency Conference hosted by the Instituto Argentino de Derecho Comercial, discussing claim subordination in Argentina and the United States.


  • J.D., Boston College Law School, 1999 (cum laude)
  • B.A., Boston University, 1992 (magna cum laude)

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • New York
  • Massachusetts


  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts


  • Hon. Peter J. Walsh, U.S. Bankruptcy Court of Delaware
  • Hon. Carol J. Kenner, U.S. Bankruptcy Court of Massachusetts

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