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Richard Stern


Current Position

Morgan Lewis
101 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10178-0060

Tel: 212.309.6271

Class: XV (2004)Circuit: Second


SUNY-Binghamton, B.A. (1976)
Brooklyn Law School, J.D. (1979)

Professional Career

Partner and Chair, Restructuring and Bankruptcy Department, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP (2022-2023)
Partner, Luskin, Stern & Eisler LLP (2012-2022)
Partner and Co-Chair, Bankruptcy and Corporate Reorganization Department, Hughes, Hubbard & Reed LLP (2008-12)
Partner, Luskin, Stern & Eisler LLP (1989-08)
Associate (1981-86); Partner (1986-89), Moses & Singer
Law Clerk, Hon. Cecelia H. Goetz, Bankruptcy Judge, Eastern District of New York (1979-81)


American Bar Association, Business Bankruptcy Committee
American Bankruptcy Institute


"Credit Bidding Under the Bankruptcy Code: Recent Developments, a Case Study and Suggested Strategies for the Secured Creditor," published by Aspatore Books as a chapter in Creditor Rights in Chapter 11 Cases 2012 ed. Author
"Lending to the Debtor in Possession," Practising Law Institute Course, Handbook No. 587 1991 Author
"Bankruptcy Commentary for Second Circuit, 1979-80 Term," 47 Brooklyn Law Review 691 1981 Author


Listed in Chambers USA America's Leading Business Lawyers, (2005-present)
Listed in Chamber's Global and Latin America's Leading Lawyers for Business, (2011-12)