Ali Zablocki is an associate in the New York office of Latham & Watkins. Ms. Zablocki is a member of the firm's Finance Department and Restructuring & Special Situations Practice.

Ms. Zablocki represents companies, lenders, creditors, and other parties across various industries in both in-court and out-of-court restructurings, as well as in other distressed situations.

While attending law school, Ms. Zablocki served as a student advocate in the Child Advocacy Clinic. Ms. Zablocki’s current pro bono practice is focused on providing assistance to individuals seeking asylum.

Ms. Zablocki’s experience includes advising: 

  • Leadenhall Capital Partners LLP, as secured creditor and DIP lender, in the chapter 11 case of Reverse Mortgage Funding LLC
  • Lumileds Holding B.V. and affiliates, a global manufacturer of LEDs and vehicular lighting, in addressing more than US$1.7 billion in funded debt obligations
  • National CineMedia Inc. in the restructuring of National CineMedia LLC through its chapter 11 bankruptcy
  • Paladin Health Care’s non-debtor property-owning affiliates in the chapter 11 case of the operating company of Hahnemann Hospital
  • MD Helicopters, a manufacturer of helicopters for military and civilian use, in connection with its chapter 11 bankruptcy and sale transaction, selected as Distressed M&A Deal of the Year (over $100M) in the 17th Annual Turnaround Awards
  • Barclays Bank PLC as first lien agent in Hertz Global Holdings’ chapter 11 restructuring (Turnaround of the Year (Mega +US$5 billion) by Global M&A Network) 
  • Lucky Brand Dungarees, a provider of denim and casual clothing apparel for men and women, in its chapter 11 cases and going-concern sale transaction
  • Nine Point Energy Holdings and affiliates, an oil and gas exploration and production company, in addressing more than US$250 million in funded debt obligations and going-concern sale transaction
  • Libbey Glass, a leader in glass production, in its chapter 11 cases

Bar Qualification

  • New York


  • JD, University of Virginia School of Law, 2019
  • BA in Classical Studies & Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 2012