Eric Fisher, a former Assistant United States Attorney in the Southern District of New York, practices commercial litigation, including bankruptcy, hedge fund, securities, partnership and contract issues.
Practice areas & skills: Bankruptcy & Debt, Appeals, Commercial, Contracts & Agreements, Financial Markets and Services
Jason has substantial experience representing and advising companies, buyers, creditors, trustees, committees, lenders and other constituents in all aspects of distressed, insolvency and restructuring scenarios. Praised by clients and peers in Cha...
Practice areas & skills: Bankruptcy & Debt, Debt & Lending Agreements
A bankruptcy attorney can help you manage personal or business debts you are unable to pay. Bankruptcy laws allow people and businesses to (1) get a “fresh start” by relieving most debts; and (2) repay the money owed to all creditors as fairly as possible. When you file for bankruptcy protection, all other legal actions against you are put on hold. Creditors cannot sue you, garnish your wages, repossess your car or home entertainment system, or start or continue with a foreclosure action against your home. There are different types of bankruptcy filings and each has its own advantages. Since bankruptcy can significantly impact your future purchasing power and credit rating, you should see a bankruptcy attorney to make sure the benefits of filling bankruptcy outweigh the consequences.