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 41 years of experience, including the representation of physicians and other healthcare professionals as litigants in bankruptcy and commercial cases, as well as representing clients in debt restructuring and workouts, asset based financing, secured transactions and commercial real estate transactions. 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
Notable Matters
  • Court adopts Weiss Zarett legal argument in denying motion
  • $70 million funding transaction completed
  • Weiss Zarett closes on a $17.5 million transaction
Publications