Sara Posner

Sara Posner

New York

Email [email protected]​

Phone +1 212 918 3593

Fax +1 212 918 3100

LanguagesEnglish, Spanish

Practice groupCorporate & Finance

Sara Posner helps clients sort out the legal disturbance that comes from financial restructurings and insolvencies. She began her career at Hogan Lovells as a summer associate in 2017.

In addition to her work within the Business Restructuring and Insolvency team, Sara is passionate about pro bono causes, particularly those related to immigration and women's rights.

While in law school, Sara gained valuable experience as a student attorney for the University of Michigan Law School Unemployment Insurance Clinic and the University of Michigan Law School Human Trafficking Clinic, working with both English- and Spanish-speaking clients. She also served as an articles editor for the Michigan Journal of Gender and Law. During the summer after her first year of law school, she was a judicial intern with the Chicago Immigration Court.

Education and admissions


J.D., University of Michigan Law School, 2017

B.A., University of Michigan, 2014

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

U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit

Representative experience

Represented a holder of a majority in principal amount of notes issued by mortgage origination company Stearns Holdings in connection with its Chapter 11 case.

Advising U.S. Bank as trustee in connection with the multi-billion dollar restructurings of Puerto Rico's indebtedness, involving over US$10bn face amount of bonds issued by various Puerto Rican public corporations.

Representation of publicly traded biotech company Achaogen Inc. in its Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing, currently pending in Delaware Bankruptcy Court.

Representation of All American Oil and Gas Inc. in its Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing, currently pending in the Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Texas.

Representing the MexCAT ad hoc bondholder group in respect of the US$6bn of bonds issued by the Mexico City Airport Trust.

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