Greenspoon Marder Expands Bankruptcy Practice Group with the Addition of Nine New Lawyers in Downtown Los Angeles
LOS ANGELES, July 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Marder green spoon is pleased to announce the expansion of the firm’s Bankruptcy and Reorganization practice group with the addition of a dedicated team of bankruptcy professionals that includes nine attorneys and eight staff from SulmeyerKupetz – one of the leading business, financial restructuring and litigation firms California. Howard Ehrenberg, Marc Horoupian, Daniel Lev, Elissa D. Miller, Victor Sahnand Alan Tippie join as partners, Asa S. Hami and Steven F. Werth join as lead counsel, and Steve Burnel joined as a partner.
With decades of experience representing parties across the United States on all sides in bankruptcy and reorganization matters, the team is based in Downtown Los Angeles and will maintain their current space as Greenspoon Marder. This new location will expand the company’s presence in Southern Californiacomplementing the existing office at city of the century.
This team of lawyers has extensive experience as appointed trustees and bankruptcy advisers, and represents clients in complex corporate transactions and commercial litigation. They are at the forefront of the bankruptcy field and are sought-after thought leaders on bankruptcy issues. They advise organizations of all types, including public entities, non-profits and businesses in a wide variety of sectors. In the face of financial difficulties, the team works with clients to use a variety of out-of-court solutions and is fully prepared to represent businesses and all other constituencies in formal bankruptcies.
“The evolution and growth of our Bankruptcy group is evident with the addition of these new lawyers. They are among the best of the best in their fields, have worked on and won landmark cases, and bring with them crucial experience,” said Gerry Greenspoon, co-CEO of Greenspoon Marder. “The combined experience of this dynamic team marks a tremendous stepping stone in the capabilities and reach of our firm, expanding our already broad repertoire of practice areas,” said Michael Marderco-CEO of Greenspoon Marder.
“For more than 70 years, SulmeyerKupetz has maintained a prestigious reputation among our peers, and I am thrilled at the opportunity to combine that status and experience with the resources and national platform that Greenspoon Marder provides. our clients to benefit not only from our current bankruptcy experience, but from the capabilities of a true full-service firm,” Mr. Ehrenberg said.
For nearly 30 years, Mr. Ehrenberg served as a Chapter 11 and 7 administrator. As a bankruptcy litigator, he has represented both debtors and creditors, creditors’ committees, owners and buyers looking to buy bankrupt assets. Mr. Ehrenberg is also a certified mediator. Due to his high success rate as a mediator, Mr. Ehrenberg has been one of the most sought-after mediators in Los Angeles for cases including non-release actions, contract disputes, landlord and tenant disputes and malpractice lawsuits in recent years.
Mr. Horoupian focuses on bankruptcy, bankruptcy litigation, corporate restructurings, receiverships, assignments for the benefit of creditors and other non-bankruptcy insolvency solutions. He represents a wide range of participants in the insolvency process, including creditors, creditors’ committees, debtors in possession, Chapter 11 and 7 trustees, assignees for the benefit of creditors and acquirers of assets from bankruptcy. Mr. Horoupian also acts as assignee for the benefit of creditors.
As a well-established bankruptcy attorney and trustee, Ms. Miller represents secured and unsecured creditors, creditors’ committees and trustees in Chapter 7 and Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases. She is a member of the Chapter 7 Panel of Bankruptcy Trustees appointed by the Office of the United States Trustee in the Central District of California and serves as a Chapter 11 trustee.
With more than 40 years of experience, Mr. Sahn represents Chapter 11 debtors’ and creditors’ committees, as well as secured creditors, equity committees and individual unsecured creditors, in bankruptcy matters. He also frequently works with asset purchasers in Chapter 11 and 7 cases, and with plan sponsors in Chapter 11 cases.
Mr. Tippie represents a wide range of clients in matters ranging from commercial litigation and financial restructuring to reorganization and insolvency litigation. With a focus on creditor-debtor disputes, he handles federal and state court litigation, as well as bankruptcy and related matters, on behalf of parties on all sides of these issues, including business participants, investors, creditors, trustees, debtors and institutionals. clients.
Mr. Lev practices in the area of corporate restructuring and insolvency. He focuses his practice on representing debtors, distressed debt acquirers, real estate developers, secured and unsecured lenders, HOAs, landlords, creditors’ committees, Chapter 11 and 7 trustees, and investors in a wide range of insolvency proceedings, restructuring, business litigation and creditors’ rights.
Mr. Hami represents debtors, committees, trustees, creditors and other interested parties in all aspects of bankruptcy and insolvency proceedings. He works closely with his clients from start to finish to ensure they understand the often complex issues and issues involved in such proceedings, and provides them with the information and guidance needed to make informed decisions that serve their best interests throughout a given case.
Mr. Werth has represented debtors and creditors in bankruptcy cases for over two decades. He has worked with individuals and corporations in industries ranging from entertainment to janitorial services and manufacturing, regularly representing committees of creditors and small business debtors in Chapter 11 matters.
Mr. Burnell represents debtors, trustees, creditors and committees in all aspects of bankruptcy litigation, including appeals. Prior to joining the firm, he was a partner at a bankruptcy law firm and served three years as a law clerk for the Honorable Erithe A. Smith, United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Central District of California.
About Greenspoon Marder
Greenspoon Marder is a national, full-service business law firm with over 200 attorneys and offices across United States. We have been ranked on the American Lawyer’s Am Law 200, as one of the best law firms in the United States since 2015. Our firm was founded with the goal of providing the highest quality legal services at value the highest for our customers. Each of our clients is unique and so are their legal needs. We believe there is no one size fits all for professional services. Our lawyers offer flexible and creative solutions to meet the respective needs of our clients. Our mission is to understand the challenges our clients face, build collaborative relationships, and craft solutions with a focus on strategic goals. For more information, visit www.gmlaw.com.
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