Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 2013

  • The Georgetown International Environmental Law Review

Columbia University, B.A., cum laude, 2010


Illinois, 2016

New York, 2014


American Bankruptcy Institute

National LGBT Bar Association

Aaron Krieger is an associate in Chapman's Bankruptcy and Restructuring Group and is a member of the Banking and Financial Services Department. His practice focuses on complex commercial restructurings, trustee and creditors' rights, bankruptcy-related litigation, and distressed investing, including debt and asset trading.

Prior to joining the firm, Aaron was an associate with the law firm Ropes & Gray LLP.

Representative Transactions

Aaron’s prior experience includes the representation of clients in the following matters:

  • Represented various entities as bankruptcy counsel in connection with large-scale repurchase facilities, including nearly $4 billion in master repurchase facilities related to the purchase of commercial real estate loans secured by real estate in the United States, United Kingdom, and throughout Europe.
  • Represented an indenture trustee for $3.9 billion of first lien notes of Energy Future Intermediate Holding Company LLC.
  • Represented an ad hoc group of first lien noteholders in the chapter 11 cases of Energy Future Intermediate Holding Company LLC and its debtor affiliates.
  • Represented a multi-national quick-service restaurant franchisor in connection with the refinancing of its senior secured credit facility with a new $2.4 billion whole-company securitization financing.


  • "Bankruptcy Issues for Secured Creditors: Developments in Make-Whole Litigation and Cram-Down Interest," Chapman's CLE Marathon. May 10, 2017.