Jamie O’Connell is a Partner in the Restructuring and Special Situations Group, based in New York. He joined the predecessor group of RSSG at Blackstone in 2004 and was a Senior Managing Director at Blackstone prior to the group’s spin-off to PJT Partners in 2015. At Blackstone, he advised on restructurings and special situations involving over $80 billion of liabilities. Since 2013, Mr. O’Connell has served as a guest lecturer at both Columbia Law School and Harvard Business School. He graduated magna cum laude from Notre Dame and received an MBA with honors from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.