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Bankruptcy Associate (NYC)

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Bankruptcy Associate (NYC)

Bankruptcy Associate (NYC)

Prestigious New York law firm seeks a Bankruptcy Associate to join their Finance and Bankruptcy practice group. This is a unique opportunity to gain expertise working in multiple US and cross-border bankruptcy cases. 

The Bankruptcy Associate should have a minimum of at least three to four years of experience representing debtors, creditor’s committees and opportunistic note holders, and have significant experience in the following areas:

  • Representing mid-market debtors, and official and Ad Hoc creditor’s committees;
  • Drafting bankruptcy petitions, first day pleadings, bankruptcy motion practice, disclosure statements and plans;
  • Bankruptcy-related litigation including prosecuting and defending preference and fraudulent conveyance actions;
  • Representing DIP lenders and borrowers;
  • Representing sellers, stalking horse bidders and competing bidders in section 363 sales;
  • Prosecuting and defending breach of fiduciary duty claims against insolvent companies; and
  • Providing advice to clients preparing to file Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases.


  • Impressive academic credentials;
  • Clerkship experience with a bankruptcy judge is a plus;
  • Ability to simultaneously and efficiently handle multiple projects;
  • Very strong interpersonal, analytical, oral communication and writing skills; and an understanding of business accounting issues.

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