Michael O’Hara is a Partner in the Restructuring and Special Situations Group at PJT Partners, based in New York. Previously, Mr. O’Hara was a Managing Director in Blackstone’s Restructuring & Reorganization Group where he worked from 2006 to 2015 on a variety of restructuring and strategic advisory assignments across a broad range of industries. Before joining Blackstone, Mr. O’Hara worked in the M&A groups of Wasserstein Perella & Co. and Stephens Inc. He is a frequent panelist at conferences and schools on restructuring related topics. Mr. O’Hara received a BS in Business Administration from Georgetown University and an MBA from Columbia Business School.