J. Cory Falgowski



  • Wake Forest University School of Law, 2004, J.D., Member of Moot Court Board; 2003 Attended Georgetown University Law Center as a visiting student until 2004.
  • Johns Hopkins University, 2001, B.A., with honors, Phi Beta Kappa National Honors Society, Captain of Varsity Wrestling team and two-time NCAA Academic All-American, 2000 and 2001

Professional Admissions / Qualifications

  • Delaware

Court Admissions

  • State Supreme Court - Delaware
  • U.S. District Court - District of Columbia

Cory is a member of the Financial Industry Group, practicing in the area of Commercial Restructuring & Bankruptcy.  Cory has represented secured and unsecured creditors, lessors and vendors in numerous chapter 11 cases such as WorldCom, Solutia and Aerostar Executive Aviation Corp.  He has also represented creditors' committees, trustees and debtors.  Cory's practice also focuses on creditors' rights outside of bankruptcy and litigation.

Employment History

  • 2004 - Reed Smith
  • 2003 - Reed Smith, Summer Associate
  • 2002 - Judicial Extern for the Honorable Gregory M. Sleet, United States District Judge for the District of Delaware

Honors & Awards

  • Recognized in Chambers USA as one of America's leading bankruptcy/restructuring lawyers (2014)

Professional Affiliations

Delaware Bankruptcy Inn of Courts