We offer extensive experience in the area of corporate bankruptcy and bankruptcy litigation. We have represented debtors, creditors, and trustees in just about all matters that arise in a bankruptcy case, including motions from relief from stay on behalf of lessors and banks, abandonment of estate property, motions for the use of cash collateral on behalf of debtors, objections to claims to reclamation claims on behalf of vendors, structured dismissal of cases, objections to plan confirmations, among other matters.
In particular, we have handled hundreds of adversary proceedings involving preferences, fraudulent conveyances, interpleader disputes over insurance proceeds, lien avoidance actions involving real estate and personalty, and the prosecution of modifications to collective bargaining agreements pursuant to Section 1113 of the Bankruptcy Code. We have also litigated numerous appeals of bankruptcy court decisions before the district courts in New York, New Jersey and Delaware.
Representative Bankruptcy Cases:
- In re John Hassall Inc. (Bankr. E.D.N.Y. 2014) (representation of creditor as a member of the creditor’s committee, and as claimant of reclamation rights).
- In re Revel AC Inc. (Bankr. D.N.J. 2014) (representation of creditor in connection with claim of trademark infringement seeking relief from stay to continue prepetition litigation commenced in district court)
- In re Tri-Valley, Inc. (Bankr. D.Del. 2013-2014) (representation of trustee in various adversary proceedings against former director and officers for breach of fiduciary duties; and against creditor over disputed insurance proceeds).
- In re Heath Global, Inc. (Bankr. S.D.N.Y. 2012-2014) (representation of seller of internet domain name in main case and in adversary proceeding to declare that the debtor have no further rights under the sale agreement).
- In re Cross Island Plaza, Inc. (Bankr. E.D.N.Y. 2012) (representation of secured creditor in single asset real estate case and in adversary proceeding where lien was challenged by other creditors and trustee).
- In re Lyondell (Bankr. S.D.N.Y. 2011-present) (representation of former shareholder sued by liquidating trust to recover on claims of fraudulent transfer in connection with leveraged buyout).
- In re Tougher (Bankr. N.D.N.Y. 2009-2014) (representation of creditor in adversary proceeding brought by Chapter 11 trustee on claims of fraudulent conveyance).
- In re Arc Realty (Bankr. D.N.J. 2013) (representation of debtor in single asset real estate case).
- In re Soho 25 Retail LLC (Bankr. S.D.N.Y. 2011) (representation of secured creditor in adversary proceeding to determine rights to rents in a single asset real estate case, and in motions for relief from stay and to dismiss the case).
- In re Solomon Dwek (Bankr. D.N.J. 2009-2011) (representation of trustee in multiple adversary proceedings involving fraudulent transfer claims as part of a Ponzi scheme).
- In re Arthur Groom & Co. (Bankr. D.N.J. 2010) (representation of equipment lessors in motions for relief from stay to recover equipment).
- In re Rock & Republic (Bankr. S.D.N.Y. 2010) (representation of creditor as member of the creditors’ committee).
- In re U.S. Dry Van (Bankr. S.D.Tx, Corpus Christi, 2010) (representation of equipment lessor in complex case involving multiple lessors/secured lenders claiming rights over the same equipment used by the debtor).
- In re St. Mary’s Hospital (Bankr. D.N.J. 2009) (representation of debtor, handling in particular cash collateral matters and plenary hearing with several witnesses to modify collective bargaining agreements with unions under Section 1113 of the Bankruptcy Court).
- Reported cases: In re Heath Global, Inc., 492 B.R. 650 (S.D.N.Y. 2013); Soho 25 Retail, LLC v. Bank of America, as Trustee, 2011 Bankr. Lexis 1257 (Bankr. S.D.N.Y. 2011); In re Adelphia Communications Corp., 376 B.R. 87 (Bankr. S.D.N.Y. 2007).
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