Bankruptcy & Creditors' Rights
Our Bankruptcy & Creditors' Rights Practice Group is a sophisticated practice composed of highly trained and experienced practitioners in the areas of bankruptcy, litigation, corporate and real estate finance, and commercial transactions. We counsel a diverse range of clients in connection with insolvency-related matters, including high-net-worth individuals, major banks, financial institutions, fiduciaries and trustees, and mid-size to large corporations. Our attorneys regularly appear before state courts and bankruptcy courts, as well as in appeals to U.S. District Courts and Courts of Appeal.
As a mid-sized firm, we are able to offer our bankruptcy clients a distinctive combination of high-level knowledge, an efficient use of resources, and personal attention to clients' needs. The experience of our Bankruptcy & Creditors' Rights Practice Group has helped many clients achieve the best possible results through the bankruptcy process. Our bankruptcy practice is notable for successfully handling numerous matters that are on the cutting edge of developing bankruptcy law. Among other things, we are currently prosecuting a significant number of highly complex litigations in the context of Ponzi schemes, including the bankruptcy case of Bernard L. Madoff.
The attorneys in our Bankruptcy & Creditors' Rights Practice Group have extensive experience representing the various parties who have interests in Chapter 7 and Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases.
Key Areas of Concentration
- Representation of Trustees
- Representation of Debtors
- Representation of Secured & Unsecured Creditors
- Bankruptcy-Related Litigation & Transactions
In addition to representing our bankruptcy clients, our Bankruptcy & Creditors' Rights Practice Group provides on-going consultation to, and collaborates with, the Firm's other Practice Groups providing clients with comprehensive representation, including Workouts & Restructurings; Litigation & Alternative Dispute Resolution; Corporate & Securities; Environmental Law; Financial Transactions; Insurance; Tax Lien & Mortgage Foreclosure; Real Estate; and Tax.
Windels Marx Promotes 2 to Partner, 3 to Special Counsel - Mar 9, 2020
Best Lawyers in America 2020 Recognizes 16 Windels Marx Lawyers - Aug 15, 2019
New Partner, Robert J. Malatak - Jan 23, 2019
James Sullivan Represents Unsecured Creditors in Case Against Defunct Ticket Co. - Aug 9, 2017
Bankruptcy Practitioner James M. Sullivan Joins as Partner - Dec 15, 2016
Brian Kreutter, John Tepedino Promoted to Special Counsel - Aug 30, 2016
Court Approves $62 Million Recovery Agreement Between Madoff Trustee, Blumenfeld - Dec 5, 2014
Law 360 Article Covers Lawsuits Filed by Windels Marx as Special Counsel to Madoff Trustee - May 31, 2012
Howard Simon Quoted on Potential Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP Bankruptcy - May 21, 2012
Windels Marx Promotes Kim M. Longo to Partner - May 8, 2012
Rod Honecker Wins On Behalf of Lender Related to Bankruptcy Decision - Jan 24, 2012
Super Lawyers Honors Windels Marx Attorneys in New York - Sep 20, 2011
The Honorable Roy Babitt Joins Windels Marx - Aug 2, 2010