Rising Star: Wachtell Lipton's Emil Kleinhaus

Law360, New York (April 22, 2014, 1:11 PM EDT) -- Wachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz attorney Emil A. Kleinhaus has represented a number of large banks and corporations in some of the largest bankruptcy cases born out of the 2008 financial crisis, earning him a spot on Law360's list of top bankruptcy lawyers under age 40.

The 37-year-old graduate of Yale Law School is one of eight bankruptcy lawyers represented on the 2014 Rising Stars list, a distinction he credits to his work on some of the country's most well-publicized bankruptcies in recent years, including the representation of JP Morgan Chase & Co. in cases stemming from the insolvencies of Lehman...

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