Alan D. Halperin was recently named to the 2018 Chambers USA list of leading bankruptcy and restructuring lawyers. As reported in the Chambers guide: Sources say Alan Halperin of Halperin Battaglia Benzija, LLP “has an excellent understanding of the law and, importantly, he applies it practically to achieve excellent results in a cost-effective manner. He is very good at identifying core issues and problem solving to resolve them.” He is frequently sought out to serve as trustee in high-stakes … Continued
Halperin Battaglia Benzija, LLP proudly announces that the following lawyers were named as 2018 New York Metro Super Lawyers: Alan D. Halperin (13th selection) Christopher J. Battaglia (12th selection) Walter Benzija (7th selection) Andrew P. Saulitis (10th selection) Donna H. Lieberman (6th selection) Ligee Gu — Named a 2018 Rising Star Congratulations!
The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York appointed Alan D. Halperin as an examiner in the National Events Holding, LLC chapter 11 case to investigate whether the bankruptcy trustee should pursue a possible claim against a major creditor in the case in connection with a $70 million fraud which ultimately led to the debtor’s downfall. Following a thorough investigation, Mr. Halperin concluded that the evidence did not indicate creditor involvement. The results of Alan’s investigation … Continued
Alan Halperin was appointed the Liquidation Trustee of Hebrew Hospital Home of Westchester, Inc. (December 2017)
Alan Halperin was appointed examiner in the National Events of America, Inc./New World Events Group., Inc. chapter 11 case pending in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York (September 2017)
Seven HBB lawyers were recently named as 2017 New York Metro Super Lawyers. Bankruptcy Alan Halperin Christopher Battaglia Walter Benzija Debra Cohen Debtor and Creditor’s Rights Donna Lieberman General Litigation Neal Cohen 2017 Rising Star Ligee Gu Congratulations!
Christopher Battaglia was named to the approved Register of Mediators for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York and the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. Mr. Battaglia is a skilled mediator specializing in bankruptcy-related disputes as well as complex corporate and commercial law issues.
Christopher Battaglia, Walter Benzija, Donna Lieberman Neal Cohen, and Ligee Gu were named as New York Metro Super Lawyers for 2016. Partners Christopher Battaglia and Walter Benzija were named in the Bankruptcy category for the 5th consecutive year. They are joined by Donna Lieberman who was named to the Debtor-Creditor Rights list and Neal Cohen who was named to the General Litigation list for the 3rd year in a row. Ligee Gu was also named to the list of Rising … Continued
Halperin Battaglia Benzija, LLP is proud to announce that effective January 1, 2016, and have been named Of Counsel to the Firm. We congratulate them both on their new positions with the firm!
HBB congratulates our colleague on being named to the board of the prestigious Don H. Liu Scholars Program. Ms. Gu will serve as Vice President of Communications. More information about the Scholars Program and its mission may be found here.