Michael D. Brofman
Shareholder / Director

Mr. Brofman, who joined the Firm in 2004, leads the Firm’s creditor rights and workout practice. He is a graduate of SUNY at Binghamton (B.A. 1973) and a graduate of Fordham Law School (J.D. 1978). Mr. Brofman possesses over 43 years of experience, including the representation of physicians and other healthcare professionals as litigants in bankruptcy and commercial cases and arbitrations, as well as representing clients in debt restructuring and workouts, asset based financing, secured transactions and commercial real estate transactions. He also serves as an arbitrator in business and contract disputes.  Mr. Brofman has a broad business law background that is invaluable to clients in assessing their business prospects and in making informed strategic decisions. He has been involved in numerous bankruptcy cases throughout the United States, primarily representing the interests of creditors. Since 1998, he has represented physicians in most of the hospital Chapter 11 cases filed in the New York metropolitan area. Mr. Brofman is a frequent lecturer in the areas of bankruptcy, workouts and secured and unsecured creditor rights and Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code

Education & Jurisdictions
  • Fordham Law School, J.D., 1978
  • State University of New York at Binghamton, B.A., 1973
  • Licensed in NY
Honors and Awards
  • Top Attorneys in the New York Metro Area, 2021
  • Leading Lawyer Association, 2021
  • Top Attorneys of North America, 2021
  • Leading Lawyers Association by the Top Attorneys of North America, 2020-2021
  • Top Attorneys of North America, 2019
  • Marquis Who’s Who Lifetime Achievement, 2019
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