Sherry J. Millman | New York | Hogan Lovells

Sherry J. Millman

Senior Counsel Corporate & Finance




Sherry J. Millman
  • Overview
  • Experience
  • Credentials
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Sherry Millman has been practicing in the restructuring and bankruptcy field for over 30 years. She has extensive experience representing creditors and other major stakeholders in large complex bankruptcy proceedings and out-of-court restructurings. Sherry’s practice is diverse and her clients include lenders, agent banks, indenture trustees, real property lessors, unions, and purchasers of assets in bankruptcy. She has also represented creditors’ committees and creditors’ committee members as well as corporate debtors in bankruptcy and in negotiations to restructure their debt obligations. Sherry frequently advises on bankruptcy issues in real estate transactions.

Sherry also maintains a fulsome pro bono practice.

Representative experience

Two public employee unions in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico’s debt restructuring.*

Agent bank and member of PGE Creditors’ Committee.*

Official Creditors’ Committee of Fieldwood Energy LLC.*

Ad hoc group of bondholders of Carlson Wagonlit Travel.*

Lender and restructuring support party in the Linn Energy chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings.*

Lender in the Breitburn Energy Partners chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings.*

A foreign bank that served as Co-Chair of the Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. Creditors’ Committee.*

Secured creditor in the chapter 11 proceedings of Horsehead Holdings Inc. and its affiliates.*

Member of the Creditors’ Committee of Metro Fuel Oil Corp. and its affiliates.*

Creditors in the chapter 11 proceedings of Quiksilver Inc. and its affiliate.*

Partner in the purchase of the refinery assets out of the Hovensa LLC bankruptcy proceeding.*

Landlords in the respective chapter 11 proceedings of City Sports Inc., Peabody Energy Corp., and Sports Authority Holdings Inc.*

Foreign bank as agent for secured lenders in the chapter 11 proceedings of CIT Group Inc. and its affiliate.*

Creditors’ Committee of K-V Discovery Inc. and its affiliates.*

Co-chair of the Calpine Corp. Creditors’ Committee.*

Loehmann’s Holdings and its affiliates in their chapter 11 cases.*

The pre-petition lender in the chapter 11 proceedings of Semcrude LP and its affiliates.*

*Matter handled prior to joining Hogan Lovells.


  • J.D., New York University School of Law, 1984
  • B.A., Hofstra University, 1981
Bar admissions and qualifications
  • New York
Court admissions
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • Mentor, NYU Law, First Generation Professional Mentorship Program
  • Mentor, Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Success in Law School Mentoring Program
  • Member, International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC), New York Chapter


New York’s Cornerstone Award, for outstanding pro bono legal service

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