Case Conclusion Date: November 6, 2006
Practice Area: Bankruptcy / Chapter 7
Outcome: Successfully won and recovered assets for trustee
Description: This case was successfully argued before the US Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit. It involved the complicated interplay between divorce and bankruptcy. On appeal, Mr. Weiner successfully proved the assets belonged to the bankruptcy trustee, not to the spouse who had been awarded them by the state court.