Brett is a principal of Porzio, Bromberg & Newman and a member of the firm’s Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring Department. He serves as Managing Principal of the firm's New York Office and a member of the firm's Management Committee.
His practice primarily involves the representation of creditors and commercial debtors in insolvency/restructuring matters. Most recently, Brett has served as counsel to creditor committees in several New Jersey based hospital bankruptcy proceedings, and has focused in recent years in assisting foreign liquidators pursue claims in U.S. based insolvency proceedings. Brett has substantial experience in bankruptcy related litigation matters, both defending parties who are sued for clawback/avoidance actions, as well as pursuing such actions on behalf of an estate.
Honors and Awards
Recognized in Chambers USA - America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, Bankruptcy/Restructuring, 2017.
Recognized in Chambers USA - America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, Bankruptcy/Restructuring, 2016.
Recognized in Best Lawyers in America, Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law, 2015 - 2018
Recognized on the New Jersey Super Lawyers "Rising Stars" List, 2008 – 2015 Honors and Awards
American Bar Association
New Jersey State Bar Association
New York Turnaround Management Association
American Bankruptcy Institute
University of Cincinnati Alumni Association
Bankruptcy Inn of Court, Barrister Chair
International Council of Shopping Centers
The University of Cincinnati College of Law, Cincinnati, Ohio, J.D., 2000
University of Cincinnati Law Review John R. Sayler Book Award in Evidence Jacob Cox Honors Scholarship
Dean’s Honors List, 1998–2000
State University of New York, College of Fredonia, Fredonia, New York, B.A., magna cum laude, 1997
Dean’s Honors List, 1994–1997
Pi Sigma Alpha, National Political Honors Society
Alma Mater Society
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