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Richard Stern


Current Position

Partner, Chair Bankruptcy and Reorganization Group
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP
180 Maiden Lane
New York, NY 10038-4982

Tel: 2128061206

Class: XV (2004)Circuit: Second


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

Professional Career

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)


Association of the Bar of the City of New York
American Bar Association, Business Bankruptcy Committee
New York State Bar Association
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)