Robert Eisenbach

Of Counsel

For 30+ years I have been focused on getting results for clients by keeping an eye on the big picture, offering expertise and good judgment and keeping a cool head.

Bob Eisenbach focuses his practice on restructuring, bankruptcy, distressed M&A and related litigation. He is regularly involved in cases throughout the country, including California, Delaware and New York.

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  • Fate Therapeutics Licensing and Platform Collaboration with Janssen Biotech 

  • Quirky Files for Chapter 11 

  • Joint Effort By Cooley’s Bankruptcy and Healthcare Teams Successfully Represented Unsecured Creditors  

  • Cylex Use Chapter 11 Bankruptcy to Achieve Exceptional Sale Price 

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Smart, straight-forward, persistent and pragmatic, with a great bedside manner and sense of humor to boot, it is a pleasure to work with Bob. – Cooley client

  • University of Virginia School of Law
    JD, Order of the Coif, 1985

  • Louisiana State University
    BA, Political Science and Economics
    summa cum laude, University Medal for Highest Academic Achievement, Phi Kappa Phi National Graduate Fellowship, 1982

Admissions & Credentials



  • American Bankruptcy Institute

  • American Bar Association

  • Bay Area Bankruptcy Forum

  • Turnaround Management Association

Rankings & Accolades

    Northern California Super Lawyers

    Best Lawyers in America


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