Michael L. Moskowitz has been practicing primarily in the areas of creditors’ rights, bankruptcy, workouts, corporate reorganization, foreclosures, and business litigation, for more than thirty-six years. He has represented financial and other institutional, corporate, and individual clients in bankruptcy cases, foreclosures, debt restructurings, and loan workouts. Mr. Moskowitz has also represented clients as parties in bankruptcy and commercial litigation in federal and state court, including preference, fraudulent transfer, clawback, objections to discharge and dischargeability, plan confirmation, and other bankruptcy and business related litigation. Over the past thirty-plus years, Mr. Moskowitz has been on virtually all possible sides of bankruptcy cases - debtor, secured creditor, unsecured trade creditor, creditors' committees, landlords, equipment lessors, and others, in New York, New Jersey, and throughout the United States. As a result, he brings a unique, practical perspective, to resolving business and bankruptcy disputes while maximizing recoveries and minimizing losses for his clients.
Prior to his admission to practice, Mr. Moskowitz served as a legal intern to the Honorable Roy Babitt, United States Bankruptcy Judge. He also served as a contributing editor to Bankruptcy Lawyers Bar Association Bulletin and had been a member of the subcommittee which formulated local bankruptcy rules for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of New York.
J.D., Hofstra University School of Law, 1982, Honors: Member, Student Admissions Committee, 1980-1981
B.S., Long Island University, C.W. Post College, Magna Cum Laude, 1979, Honors: Deans List; Elected, Nu Chapter, Delta Mu Delta (National Honor Society, Business Administration); Eastern Dairy-Deli Association Scholarship
Bar and Court Admissions
United States District Court, Southern District of New York
United States District Court, Eastern District of New York
United States District Court, Northern District of New York