shierkatz provides its clients with expertise in insolvency, reorganization and bankruptcy.

General Insolvency and Workout Matters

We provide a full range of services to clients, including creditors, debtors and committees, who encounter legal issues related to insolvency and debt workout including “out-of-court” resolution of debt collection matters, assignments for the benefit of creditors, state and federal court receivership, pre- and post- judgment collection litigation, individual exemption rights and related matters.

Cases Under the Federal Bankruptcy Code

shierkatz provides representation on virtually all transactional and litigation matters which may arise in cases filed under the federal Bankruptcy Code.


We are able to provide all legal services necessary to facilitate or oppose reorganization under the Bankruptcy Code including matters arising under Chapters 9, 11 and 13. The firm has extensive experience representing not only debtors, but also creditors, secured and unsecured, landlords, trustees, examiners and creditors’ committees.


shierkatz provides complete Chapter 7 services to corporations, partnerships and other business associations which desire liquidation of their assets under the Bankruptcy Code.

Bankruptcy Litigation

We have extensive experience in representing all parties on virtually all issues that give rise to litigation in a bankruptcy case including, but not limited to, preferences, fraudulent transfers, post-filing transfers, automatic stay relief, assumption/rejection of leases, licenses and executory contracts, plan disclosure and confirmation, “cram-down”, exemptions, appointment of trustees, proofs of claim, dischargeability of debts, discharge, involuntary bankruptcy, discovery and related matters.