Brett S. Moore


New York, NY | Morristown, NJ


Brett is a principal of Porzio, Bromberg & Newman and is a member of the firm's Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring department. He serves as Managing Principal of the firm's New York Office and a member of the firm's Management Committee.

His practice primarily involves the representation of creditors and commercial debtors in insolvency/restructuring matters. Brett has substantial experience serving as counsel to creditor committees, individual creditors, and in out of court workouts. Brett also represents foreign liquidators and foreign companies who pursue and/or defend claims in U.S. based insolvency proceedings. Brett regularly represents parties in bankruptcy-related litigation matters, both defending parties who are sued for clawback/avoidance actions, as well as pursuing such actions on behalf of an estate. In recent years, Brett has expanded his litigation practice to include representing clients in commercial cases outside of the bankruptcy context, particularly in the health care industry.


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  • Included in Chambers USA - America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, Bankruptcy/Restructuring, 2016 - 2023.
    A description of the selection process can be found here.
  • Included in The Best Lawyers in America®, Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law, 2015 - 2024.
    A description of the selection process can be found here.
  • Included in the New Jersey Super Lawyers "Rising Stars" list, 2008 – 2015; New Jersey Super Lawyers list, Bankruptcy: Business, 2018-2022.
    A description of the selection process can be found here.


  • American Bar Association
  • New Jersey State Bar Association
  • New York Turnaround Management Association
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • University of Cincinnati Alumni Association
  • Bankruptcy Inn of Court, Barrister Chair
  • International Council of Shopping Centers

Speaking Engagements

  • "Small Business Reorganization Act of 2019: What you Need to Know Going Forward (SBMM)", Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Advisors Annual Conference, Virtual Series, June 2020
  • "Financial Advisors' Toolbox," Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Advisors Annual Conference, June 2016, 2017, 2018