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Michael D. Sirota


Current Position

Co-Managing Shareholder
Cole Schotz P.C.
Court Plaza North
25 Main Street
Hackensack, NJ 07601

Tel: 201-525-6262
Fax: 201-678-6262

Class: XVII (2006)Circuit: Third


Ramapo College, B.S., cum laude (1983)
Syracuse University College of Law, J.D., cum laude (1986)

Professional Career

Co-Managing Shareholder (1999-); Shareholder (1992-99); Associate (1987-92), Cole, Schotz, Meisel, Forman & Leonard, P.A.
Associate, Huber, Lawrence & Abell (1986-87)


Third Circuit Judicial Conference, Panelist
New Jersey State Bar Association, Bankruptcy Law Section
Bergen County Bar, Co-Chair, Professionalism Committee (2005)
U.S. Magistrate Judge Merit Selection Panel (2006-07; 09-11)
U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Merit Selection Panel (2006)
American Bankruptcy Institute
Bankruptcy Inn of Court, Master


Sirota and Meisel, Debtor-Creditor Law Practice West Publishing 2009 Co-author
New Jersey Bankruptcy Manual Co-editor


Listed in Best Lawyers in America, (2001-10)
Top 100 New Jersey SuperLawyers, (2005-10)
Top 10 New Jersey Super Lawyers, (2007 and 2009)
Martindale-Hubbell, AV Rating,