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Corinne Brennan

Partner | Bankruptcy/Corporate Restructuring


Corinne Brennan concentrates her practice in the areas of bankruptcy, reorganization, corporate restructuring, workouts, and general litigation.

Ms. Brennan has significant experience representing creditors, debtors, creditors' committees, and trustees in all facets of commercial and consumer bankruptcy proceedings, including contested matters and appeals.  Representative matters in bankruptcy also include counseling both plaintiffs and defendants in bankruptcy litigation matters, such as preference, fraudulent transfer, and dischargeability actions.

Ms. Brennan's practice also includes representation of financial institutions, companies, and individuals in out-of-court financial restructuring and unique situations that require a combination of restructuring, transactional, and litigation expertise.  Her state court representative matters include receiverships, assignments for the benefit of creditors, quiet title actions, and foreclosure proceedings.  Ms. Brennan has also represented clients in both the prosecution and defense of a wide variety of commercial claims, such as complex contract disputes, business torts, confessions of judgment, and fraudulent transfer actions.

From 2012 through 2018, Ms. Brennan was named a Pennsylvania Super Lawyers® Rising Star by a vote of her peers.  Ms. Brennan also serves on the Mediation Panel for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.




Temple University Beasley School of Law, J.D. (2007)

University of Rochester, B.A., cum laude (2004)



New Jersey

Eastern District of Pennsylvania

District of New Jersey

Third Circuit Court of Appeals

Middle District of Pennsylvania


Member,  Loan Committee for the Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation (PIDC) (March 2017)

Member,  Mediation Panel for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania (July 2016)

Member, Board of Directors,  FINANTA

Member,  American Bar Association

Member,  Young Involved Philadelphia

Member,  Young Professionals Network, Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce

Member,  Center City Proprietors Association


Speeches and Publications

Young Professionals Risk Management Association,  Multi-generational Event , June 2017

FINANTA (Financing Aid and Technical Assistance) Workshop;  Focus of Workshop - Collection Alternatives and Creditors' Rights in Bankruptcy Proceedings , March 2016

American College of Bankruptcy and the Eastern District Bankruptcy Conference's Education Seminar  "Equitable Mootness - You Be The Judge" , November 2015

Philadelphia Property Tax Reassessment: What It Means and How to Respond," by Corinne Samler Brennan, JD, and Amanda Dougherty, JD , 2018 Pennsylvania CPA Journal, 6/4/18