Mr Matthew B. Stein > Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP > New York, United States > Lawyer Profile

Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP
NEW YORK, NY 10019
United States
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Creditors’ Rights and Bankruptcy


Matthew B. Stein’s practice focuses on representing debtors, creditors, statutory and ad hoc committees, indenture trustees, private equity funds and other investors throughout the capital structure in complex restructurings, reorganizations and liquidation proceedings. He has extensive experience in litigation arising from distressed situations and leveraged buyouts, including fraudulent conveyances and preferential payments. He also regularly handles disputes involving contested plan confirmation including valuation disputes, subordination and recharacterization of claims, cramdown and vote designation issues.

Recently, Mr. Stein has been recognized on the Benchmark Litigation 2016 Under 40 Hot List. In 2015, Mr. Stein was highlighted in the Legal 500’s guide to outstanding attorneys nationwide for Corporate Restructuring (including bankruptcy).


New Jersey; New York; U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey; U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York; U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit


Fordham University School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2003); Dartmouth College (A.B., 2000)


American Bankruptcy Institute; Turnaround Management Association