Alan Halperin Named to 2018 Chambers USA list of Leading Bankruptcy and Restructuring Lawyers

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

SIX LAWYERS NAMED 2018 NEW YORK METRO SUPER LAWYERS

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!  

Alan D. Halperin as Court-Appointed Examiner in National Events Holdings, LLC Issues Report

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 Appointed Examiner

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 Named 2017 New York Metro Super Lawyers

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 Named to Approved Register of Mediators for US Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York and US Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware

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.

Five HBB Lawyers Named to 2016 New York Metro Super Lawyers List

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

Ligee Gu named to the board of the Don H. Liu Scholars Program

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.