Personal Photo

Hon. Arthur J. Gonzalez

Senior Fellow (Retired Judge)

Current Position

New York University School of Law
New York, NY

Class: XIV (2003)Circuit: Second


Fordham University, B.S., Accounting (1969)
Brooklyn College, M.S., Education (1974)
Fordham School of Law, J.D. (1982)
NYU School of Law, LL.M., Taxation (1990)

Professional Career

Professor of Law Senior Fellow, New York University School of Law (2012-)
Appointed Chief Judge (2010-15), U.S. Bankruptcy Judge, U.S. Bankruptcy Court (1995-12)
Adjunct Professor, New York University School of Law
U.S. Trustee-Region 2, U.S. Department of Justice (1993-95)
Assistant U.S. Trustee, SDNY, U.S. Department of Justice (1991-93)
Associate, Gaston & Snow (1990-91)
Associate, Pollner, Mezan, Stolzberg, Berger & Glass (1988-90)
Staff Attorney, IRS District Counsel, Manhattan (1983-88)


American Bar Association (1983)
New York State Bar Association (1983)
Association of Judges of Hispanic Heritage (1995)
Puerto Rican Bar Association (1990)
American College of Bankruptcy


"Conflicts of Interest," Hofstra Law Review, Hofstra University 1999 Author


Fordham University School of Law Alumni Association, Merit of Achievement (2012)
Fordham, Dean Andrew Rivera Alumni Achievement Award (2001; 10)
Black, Latino, Asian Pacific Law Alumni Association (NYU), recognition for outstanding contributions (2000)
Hofstra University School of Law, Delivered Benjamin Weintraub Distinguished Professorship Lecture (1999)
Hofstra University School of Law, Distinguished Speaker of Thirty-first Annual Law Review Banquet (2003)
Puerto Rican Bar Association, The Emilio Nuñez Award for Judicial Excellence (2004)