Most Admired Attys: Jones Day's Corinne Ball

Law360, New York (August 31, 2010, 5:41 PM EDT) -- When the end seemed near for Chrysler LLC in 2009, restructuring attorney Corinne Ball of Jones Day believed it was essential that the automaker emerge from bankruptcy stronger.

Facing incredible pressure from the U.S. government, unions and creditors, she negotiated the sale of part of the company to Fiat SpA — and at lightning speed — making her one of Law360’s Top Ten Bankruptcy Attorneys.

At the time Ball became Chrysler's lead counsel, many people believed a precipitous drop in consumer demand, as well as high...
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