Michael L. Moskowitz
270 Madison Avenue | New York, NY 10016 | 575 Underhill Boulevard | Syosset, NY 11791
212.684.7800 | 212.684.7995 (fax) | 516.931.4088 |516.375.0197 (cell) | www.weltmosk.com
WELTMAN & MOSKOWITZ, LLP |new york • long island • new jersey | Business and bankruptcy problems resolved daily
Michael L. Moskowitz is a founding member, and the managing partner, of Weltman & Moskowitz, LLP, which was formed in 1987. The firm focuses its practice on bankruptcy and commercial litigation. The firm’s clients range from the largest Banks, Credit Unions and other types of Lenders in the United States to small businesses, entrepreneurs and individuals. The firm provides the following types of services for its clients in the state, federal and bankruptcy courts located in New York and New Jersey:
Creditor rights, bankruptcy chapters 7, 11 and 13, reorganizations and workouts, negotiation of cash collateral agreements and orders, DIP financing, secured party, lender, bank and credit union representation, lease rejection and assumption, equipment leases and financing, preference defense litigation, trustee Ponzi-type fraud “clawback” claims and fraudulent conveyance actions, proofs of claim and claim priority disputes, commercial dispute resolution (litigation and ADR), judgment domestication and enforcement, partner and shareholder disputes, business divorce and dissolution, entity formation, sales, counseling and transactional matters. The firm also offer local counsel representation and manages strategic secured party asset sales and auctions.
Mr. Moskowitz, appearing as an attorney before the state and federal courts for more than thirty years, has practiced primarily in the areas of debtor’s rights and creditor’s remedies in business and individual reorganization and liquidation cases. He earned his Juris Doctor degree from Hofstra University School of Law in January 1982. While in law school, Mr. Moskowitz was selected to serve on the Student Admissions Committee.
Prior to his admission to practice, Mr. Moskowitz served as a legal intern to the Honorable Roy Babitt, United States Bankruptcy Judge (ret.). 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. He presently serves as a member of American Bankruptcy Institute, Bankruptcy Lawyers Bar Association and New York State Bar Association, where he is a member of the Bankruptcy Litigation Committee of the Commercial and Federal Litigation Section. He is also a member of the Attorneys Association of the New York State Credit Union League, Inc. and the Nassau County Bar Association, where he is a member of the Bankruptcy Law Committee and on the Bankruptcy Referral Panel. Mr. Moskowitz is also a member of the Executive’s Association of New York City and was elected to a three-year term on its Board of Directors in 2007.
Mr. Moskowitz has been a member in good standing of the New York bar since 1982, and is admitted to practice before the United States District Courts for the Southern, Eastern and Northern Districts of New York, as well as the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.