Ari B. BlautPartner
Ari Blaut is a partner in S&C’s Finance & Restructuring Group and is co-head of the Firm’s U.S. Credit & Leveraged Finance practice. Ari maintains a broad corporate practice advising clients on a wide range of financing and debt restructuring transactions. Public companies, private capital providers and creditors often turn to Ari for their most important and complex financing matters ranging from many of the largest acquisition financings of all time to the most significant debt restructurings.
Ari is widely regarded for his work on the full scope of financing transactions and related restructurings and has received numerous recognitions for his work. In 2021, Ari was named the “Top Financing Lawyer in North America” by MergerLinks. Ari is also highly ranked both Globally and for New York by Chambers, which notes Ari is “fantastic”, “smart”, “engaged” and “commercial”. Ari has also received numerous awards for all aspects of finance from virtually every major ranking or guide.
Ari lives on the Upper West Side in New York City with his wife, two daughters and labradoodle.