Andrea E. Kropp

Andrea Kropp is an associate in the Restructuring Department of Weil’s New York office. Andrea has been actively involved in the representation of debtors both in and out-of-court across a broad range of industries, including energy, TMT, retail, and real estate.

Prior to joining Weil, Andrea worked in the restructuring group of a major international law firm.  Andrea has published multiple articles, including Restructuring Italy’s New York Law Bonds, which was published in the Capital Markets Law Journal, and Sovereign Bonds, Flaws in the Public Data?, which was published in the Journal of Financial Regulation.

Andrea received her B.A. in Communications from the University of Southern California and her J.D. from Duke University School of Law.  At Duke University School of Law, she served as Staff Editor of the Duke Journal of Comparative & International Law.  Andrea was also research assistant to Professor Mitu Gulati of Duke University School of Law and Alon Brav of Duke Fuqua School of Business.  At the University of Southern California, she was a three-time All-American and three time Academic All-American in varsity swimming. 

Andrea also was a five-time member of the USA Swimming National Team, placed third in the 2012 United States Olympic Trials, represented USA Swimming in international competitions in China, Russia, Germany, Australia, Turkey, and Canada, and was a National Athlete Representative on USA Swimming’s Athlete Executive Committee.

Andrea has been a member of teams representing various parties in a number of in-court restructurings, including:

Debtor/Company-side Experience:

  • Talen Energy Supply, LLC, a power generation and infrastructure company in North America, in its chapter 11 cases with approximately $5 billion in funded debt obligations.