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Eric John Monzo

Chapter 11 bankruptcy Attorney at Wilmington, DE

5.0   1 review
  • State Years
    Delaware - DE 15 years
    Maryland - MD 17 years
    New Jersey - NJ 21 years
    Pennsylvania - PA 21 years
  • Licensed for 15 years
    State DE
    Acquired 2008
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 17 years
    State MD
    Acquired 2007
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 21 years
    State NJ
    Acquired 2003
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 21 years
    State PA
    Acquired 2002
    Active No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Eric

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Eric J. Monzo focuses his practice primarily on issues relating to business restructuring and insolvency. He regularly represents a wide range of stakeholders including corporate debtors, commercial creditors, official and unofficial committees, trustees, lender groups, agents to syndicated lending groups, financial institutions, principal financial and private equity sponsors, officers, insurers, accountants, and financial advisors.

Eric handles matters relating to the restructuring and liquidation of companies in a broad range of industries with specialization in construction, energy, finance, food and beverage, healthcare, technology, transportation, real estate and retail. Eric is experienced in representation of clients regarding multi-jurisdictional and international insolvency proceedings and litigation.

A specific area of focus of Eric’s practice includes assisting clients regarding complex legacy liability issues in bankruptcy such as environmental, pension, union and similar types of claims.

While in law school, Eric was a member of Law Review. Upon graduation, Eric served as the law clerk for The Honorable Mary Pat Thynge, United States Magistrate Judge, United States District Court, District of Delaware. Eric earned a certification in employee benefits and estate planning through the Temple University School of Law and assists entities, such as employee and healthcare benefit plans and trustees relating to issues of executive compensation, deferred compensation, severance, and ERISA in the context of bankruptcy.

Practice areas:
• Bankruptcy and Restructuring
• Committee Representations
• Distressed Entity, Insolvency Counseling
• Litigation and Liquidation Trustees
• Corporate and Fiduciary Litigation
• Legal Opinions
• Bankruptcy in Mass Tort Litigation
• Blockchain Technologies, Cryptocurrency Bankruptcies, and Claw-Back Litigation
• Energy Industry


Morris James LLP
500 Delaware Ave Ste 1500
Wilmington, DE, 19801

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Posted by anonymous | May 22, 2016
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| Hired Attorney
My Go-To Chapter 11 Attorney in Delaware
Honest and dependable - this is how I would describe this attorney. He handled a complex chapter 11 bankruptcy issue for our company very well.


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Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Morris James LLP
  • 2009 - Present
  • Attorney
  • Cohen Seglias Pallas Greenhall & Furman P.C.
  • 2006 - 2009
  • Attorney
  • Dickie McCamey & Chilcote, P.C.
  • 2004 - 2005
  • Clerk
  • U.S. District Court
  • 2003 - 2004
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  • Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
  • 2003
  • Widener University School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2002
  • Washington and Jefferson College
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1999


  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Unsecured Trade Committee
  • 2016 - Present
  • Combined Campaign for Justice
  • Chair
  • 2016 - Present
  • New Castle County Government - Ethics Commission
  • Vice Chair
  • 2014 - Present
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2009 - Present
  • Delaware Bankruptcy American Inn of Court
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Rising Star
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2016
  • 5.0 out of 5.0 Star Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2016
  • Rising Star
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2015
  • Rising Star
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2014
  • Rising Star
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2013
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Attorney endorsements

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Given (2)
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Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Jan 18
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Jul 22
Relationship: Co-worker
"I endorse this lawyer."
Chapter 11 bankruptcy Attorney | May 23
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Eric is an excellent bankruptcy attorney representing creditors and debtors. He is always available to his clients and works very hard to secure them the best value for their claims or for the company. He has been named as a Delaware Super Lawyer Rising Star for 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016."
Estate planning
Chapter 11 bankruptcy

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Wilmington Chapter 11 bankruptcy Lawyer Eric John Monzo
Eric John Monzo
Chapter 11 bankruptcy Attorney
Wilmington, DE
Licensed for 21 years