Joseph Badtke-Berkow

Joseph Badtke-Berkow


Joseph focuses on a range of multi-jurisdictional restructuring and bankruptcy matters for borrower, lender, and private equity sponsor clients.
He has extensive experience representing clients in complex out-of-court restructurings and state law enforcement actions, chapter 11 cases, and chapter 15 cases nationwide and across various industries, including financial services, media and communications, airline, retail, oil & gas, and renewable energy.



Admitted: United States Courts of Appeals, Second Circuit, 2013

Admitted: Bar of the State of New York, 2012

Southern District of New York, 2013


J.D., Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar, Columbia University School of Law 2011

B.A., cum laude, Haverford College 2002

A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.