Michael G. Menkowitz
For five consecutive years, Michael
has been ranked as one of the leading bankruptcy and restructuring attorneys in Pennsylvania by Chambers USA.
An innovator in his
offers strategic guidance to businesses suffering from difficult financial circumstances.
Michael began his career at Fox Rothschild and ascended the ranks to become chair of its national Financial Restructuring & Bankruptcy Department.
uring his tenure at Fox, he served as the driving force behind complex, high-profile bankruptcy cases, particularly in Delaware, Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
Most notably, Michael
has handled the following matters:
For more than two decades, Michael
has represented secured and unsecured creditors, creditors' committees, trustees and debtors in a multitude of workout and bankruptcy matters, including complex chapter 7 and 11 cases.
e is experienced in a variety of industries including health care, retail, manufacturing, financial services, automotive and others.
In addition, Michael
has represented state and federal receivers, gaining a keen understanding of the many issues and pressures they face.
As co-chair of the firm's Automotive Practice, Michael also has extensive experience representing automobile dealers as general counsel, including the largest Mercedes-Benz dealership in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
has aided automotive clients with issues such as:
Michael is a member of the firm's Executive Committee.
Beyond Fox Rothschild
Active in the Philadelphia community, Michael works closely with the nonprofit, Consumer Bankruptcy Assistance Project (CBAP), providing support through supervising attorneys, working closely with law students and serving as a mentor.
He is also a frequent writer and lecturer on creditors' rights and other related topics.