After practicing as an associate at top-tier law firms such Levene, Neale, Bender, Yoo & Brill, LLP and Landau, Gottfried & Berger LLP for nine years, Ovsanna Takvoryan’s entrepreneurial spirit kicked in and she founded a boutique firm, Takvoryan Law Group, APC in 2009, which grew into a successful firm specializing in business, real estate and bankruptcy law. In 2014, Tepper & Takvoryan, a Professional Corporation was formed by the merger of Takvoryan Law Group and Tepper & Associates.
Ms. Takvoryan is a partner providing comprehensive legal representation and advice in a wide range of areas to businesses in various industries. She now has over twelve years of broad corporate transactional and restructuring experience.
Ms. Takvoryan specializes in corporate restructuring and in litigation and transactional aspects of Chapter 11 reorganization. Ms. Takvoryan represents debtors, official unsecured creditors' committees, Chapter 7 Trustees, and trustees in Chapter 11 business as well as individual cases and bankruptcy litigation proceedings. Ms. Takvoryan also represents creditors in their disputes against distressed and bankrupt companies as well as in disputes between secured and unsecured creditors in Chapter 11 reorganization cases. Ms. Takvoryan handles all aspects of Chapter 11 litigation and transactional matters from inception of the case through and following confirmation. Ms. Takvoryan also undertakes improper asset transfer investigations and asset recovery litigation and negotiates and prosecutes mass avoidance actions. As restructuring counsel, Ms. Takvoryan negotiates and documents various types of transactions and agreements including but not limited to distressed financing agreements, asset sales, mergers, and acquisition agreements.
Ms. Takvoryan also handles all aspects of corporate transactions, ranging from forming new business entities to representing established companies through complex financing transactions, asset purchase agreements, mergers and acquisitions, and operating and shareholder agreements. Ms. Takvoryan also has extensive experience structuring, negotiating, and drafting a wide range of complex agreements, analyzing and interpreting contracts and providing legal advice on potential risks and issues in a wide range of legal areas. Ms. Takvoryan has represented clients in various industries including, but not limited to, entertainment, retail, real estate, technology, and manufacturing.
Ms. Takvoryan started out her legal career in October of 2001, as an associate at Brinkman, Portillo, Ronk, PC, a law firm specializing solely in official committee representation in Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases. Ms. Takvoryan then joined Levene, Neale, Bender, Yoo & Brill L.L.P., where from February 2002 to June 2009, she specialized in corporate restructuring and Chapter 11 reorganization proceedings. While at Levene, Neale, Bender, Yoo & Brill L.L.P., Ms. Takvoryan represented high net worth individuals, various business entities, official creditors’ committees, Chapter 11 trustees, as well as Chapter 7 trustees in asset cases. Ms. Takvoryan was then invited to join Landau Gottfried & Berger LLP, where she represented unsecured creditors’ committees and Chapter 7 trustees, negotiated and prosecuted mass avoidance actions, and defended asset recovery litigation.