Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring

The strength of Porzio, Bromberg & Newman’s Bankruptcy, Financial Restructuring and Creditors' Rights practice lies in our diverse background and ability to handle a broad variety of types and sizes of representations. Whether restructuring companies in financial distress, assisting clients in multi-national insolvency-related litigation, or helping creditors understand their rights when business partners file for bankruptcy, our breadth of experience allows us to meet each client's individual needs. Our attorneys are licensed in New Jersey, New York, and Delaware, and are frequent authors and lecturers on various insolvency-related topics.

Creditor Committees

We have extensive experience representing official and ad hoc committees of creditors in both in-court and out-of-court restructurings in a wide variety of industries such as pharmaceutical, healthcare, retail, restaurant, entertainment, media, and more. 

Insolvency-Related Litigants

Our attorneys frequently represent estates, including as special litigation counsel, in order to recover assets in various types of insolvency-related litigations, such as fraudulent transfer, fiduciary duty, and preference actions. 

International Liquidators

We have significant experience representing foreign liquidators pursuing claims against US-based debtors, as well as in any related litigation.   

Oil & Gas, Mining & Metals Companies

Our casework within this field has spanned the spectrum from corporate formation and restructuring, private placements and public offerings, environmental legal advice, property sale and leasing, contract review, mergers and acquisition, land use approvals, and trademark, patent, and intellectual property disputes.

Other Parties-In-Interest

We have the experience to assist lenders, asset purchasers, equipment lessors/financing companies and other parties, such as landlords, with their respective business issues when a counterparty experiences financial distress.