Gregory W. Hauswirth is a partner at Leech Tishman and is a member of the Business Restructuring & Insolvency Practice Group Practice Group, where he leads the Prosecution and Defense of Avoidance Actions in Bankruptcy Group. He is based in the firm’s Wilmington and Pittsburgh offices. Greg represents businesses in various stages of financial restructurings – from out-of-court workouts and wind-downs to court monitored processes, including Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganizations.
Greg also represents secured creditors and trade creditors in bankruptcy and state court insolvency proceedings, and regularly represents clients in bankruptcy litigation matters involving fraudulent and preferential transfers.
In 2007, Greg served as a judicial extern to The Honorable Jeffery A. Deller of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania. From 1999 through 2006, Greg was employed by Ariba, Inc. (formerly FreeMarkets, Inc.), as a Manager in Ariba’s Strategic Sourcing Consulting Group, where he was responsible for designing and deploying enterprise wide sourcing solutions to support Global 1000 organizations. Greg worked closely with various clients across a range of industries to develop and implement eSourcing programs, and during his tenure was honored with the Ariba Excellence Award from Ariba’s Consulting Group. During this time, Greg earned his Certified Purchasing Manager (C.P.M.) designation from the Institute for Supply Management (I.S.M.).
J.D., cum laude, Duquesne University School of Law
B.S. in Industrial Management, Carnegie Mellon University
U.S. District Court, District of Delaware
U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania
Thorp, Reed & Armstrong, LLP
Ariba, Inc. (formerly Freemarkets, Inc.)
American Bankruptcy Institute
Delaware State Bar Association
New Jersey State Bar Association
Pennsylvania Bar Association
The Delaware Bankruptcy American Inn of Court
Allegheny County Bar Association
Carnegie Mellon Alumni Association