Bankruptcy & Corporate Restructuring


Shari Dwoskin practices in Brown Rudnick’s Dispute Resolution and Restructuring Department. She represents debtors, bondholders, unsecured creditors’ committees, and ad hoc committees of secured creditors and equity interest holders, in both Chapter 11 restructurings and litigation arising from related disputes. Shari has experience managing many facets of the restructuring process, including negotiating restructuring support agreements, plans, and DIPs; plan confirmation trials; avoidance actions; bankruptcy auctions; the claims resolution process; and related motion practice and litigation. Shari also regularly consults with the firm’s Corporate and Intellectual Property groups on bankruptcy-related provisions of intellectual property licenses, and with the Real Estate group on landlords’ rights in tenant bankruptcies.

While at the Georgetown University Law Center, Shari was Editor-in-Chief of the American Criminal Law Review, and was a member of the Georgetown Law Barristers' Council, Appellate Advocacy Division.

Prior to joining Brown Rudnick, Shari worked as a judicial intern to Chief Judge Richard W. Roberts on the United States District Court for the District of Columbia.


Second Lien Lenders in Jason Inc.

Equity Sponsor in Sable Permian Resources LLC.

Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors in PES Holdings LLC.

Term Loan Agent in Pier 1 Imports, Inc.

Liquidating Trustee in B456 Systems, Inc.

Ad Hoc Equity Committee in Bonanza Creek Energy, Inc.

Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors in Quintess, LLC.

Secured lenders in Cosi, Inc.

Liquidation Trust in F-Squared Investment Management LLC.

Ad Hoc Consortium of Forest Oil Noteholders in Sabine Oil & Gas Corp.

Debtor in Aereo, Inc.


Georgetown University Law Center – J.D., 2014
Harvard University – M.A., 2006
McGill University – B.A., 2002

Bar Admissions

US District Court for the District of Massachusetts
US District Court for the District of Colorado


Speaking Engagements
TMA/IWIRC Moderator for: “Goodbye, Delaware? Impact of Bankruptcy Venue Reform on Business, Boston and You!”
American Bankruptcy Institute, Northeast Conference 2018, Emerging Leaders Panel
Professional Affiliations
Board Member, International Women's Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation
American Bankruptcy Institute
Boston Bar Association