Director of Legal Operations, Xtract Research, Debtwire
Richard Goldman is the Director of Legal Operations, Xtract Research with Debtwire, where he is responsible for tracking dozens of high profile in-court and out-of-court restructurings across various industries and sectors, including retail, E&P, healthcare, minerals and mining, and automotive. In his role, Richard is responsible for analyzing the reorganization and litigation strategies, as well as key judicial opinions, that shape today’s Chapter 11 landscape. Prior to joining Debtwire in 2015, Richard was a restructuring and litigation attorney, practicing in the New York offices of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, Kirkland & Ellis LLP and Togut, Segal & Segal LLP, where he represented debtors, official committees, lenders, purchasers and trustees in several high-profile restructurings. Richard holds a BS from Cornell University and earned his JD from Brooklyn Law School where he graduated cum laude.