The South Asian Bar Association of New York (“SABANY”) has awarded Quinn Emanuel partner Susheel Kirpalani its 2013 Litigation Achievement Award. SABANY’s decision was based on Susheel’s professional achievements, contributions to the legal field, and dedication to the South Asian community. As Chair of Quinn Emanuel’s Bankruptcy and Restructuring Group, Susheel is known for his wealth of experience in bankruptcy litigation and out-of-court restructurings. With a record that includes serving as the court appointed examiner in Dynegy, as well as leading roles in Lehman Brothers, Washington Mutual, LyondellBasell, and SemGroup, Susheel has provided legal and strategic advice from Dubai, UAE to Jefferson County, Alabama. Susheel is internationally recognized for his advocacy and creativity in the area of creditors’ rights. His efforts in the bankruptcy arena and overall leadership qualities have promoted the professional development of the South Asian legal community.