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Kenneth H. Eckstein

Partner

Phone: 212.715.9229 Fax: 212.715.8229 New York
Date Title Type
December 5, 2012 Eckstein, Mayer Profiled in Turnarounds & Workouts Trends Quotes/Mentions 
September 10, 2012 Eckstein Comments on Surging Bankruptcy Practice in The Deal Pipeline Quotes/Mentions 
October 31, 2011 Class Action Issues Affecting Chapter 11 Reorganizations Article 
July 19, 2011 Eckstein Featured in Lawdragon's 'Lawyer Limelight' Quotes/Mentions 
June 28, 2011 Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy Alert: New Bankruptcy Rule 2019: Brighter Light, Darker Shadows Client Alert/Update 
April 1, 2011 Eckstein Quoted in American Lawyer on Drop in Corporate Bankruptcy Filings Quotes/Mentions 
January 11, 2010 Eckstein Comments to Reuters on Settlement in Magna Entertainment Case Quotes/Mentions 
September 3, 2009 Eckstein Comments on Bally's Emergence from Bankruptcy in Am Law Daily Quotes/Mentions 
August 17, 2009 Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy Alert: Special Purpose Entities - The New Chapter 11 Debtors: General Growth Bankruptcy Court Takes the "Remoteness" Out of Bankruptcy Structured Earnings Client Alert/Update 
May 6, 2009 Kramer Levin Wins Six-Firm Beauty Contest for Chrysler Creditors Committee Quotes/Mentions 
February 5, 2009 Financial Institutions Alert: Hedge Fund Transparency Act Client Alert/Update 
December 2008 Financial Institutions Alert: Preparing for the Unthinkable: The Collapse of Another Major Dealer and Practical Risk Mitigation Strategies To Take Now Client Alert/Update 
December 4, 2008 Kramer Levin Representation of Bally in Chapter 11 Proceedings Noted in Am Law Daily Quotes/Mentions 
November 21, 2008 Financial Institutions Derivatives Alert: State of New York Insurance Department Will Not Regulate Credit Default Swaps as Insurance Client Alert/Update 
November 17, 2008 Financial Institutions Derivatives Alert: Lehman Bankruptcy – Procedures for the Settlement or Assumption and Assignment of Derivative Contracts Client Alert/Update 
November 6, 2008 Financial Institutions Derivatives Alert: Credit Default Swap Regulation Overview Client Alert/Update 
October 21, 2008 Financial Institutions Derivatives Alert: Bankruptcy of a Dealer – An Overview of Derivatives Issues Client Alert/Update 
October 4, 2007 Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy Update: Fall 2007 Newsletter Newsletter 
March 28, 2007 Corporate Restructuring & Bankruptcy Alert: Recent Ruling Holds Bondholders Entitled to Unsecured Damage Claim Arising From Prepayment of Prepetition Secured Debt Client Alert/Update 
March 19, 2007 Corporate Restructuring & Bankruptcy Alert: Bankruptcy Judge in Southern District of NY Compels Members of Ad Hoc Committee to Disclose Pricing and Other Information Related to Their Positions Client Alert/Update 
December 2006 Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy Update: Fall 2006 Newsletter Newsletter 
April 2006 Eckstein Quoted in CFO Magazine Quotes/Mentions 
February 2006 In re Owens Corning - The Third Circuit Clears the Air on Substantive Consolidation Client Alert/Update 
November 15, 2005 Eckstein Quoted in Compliance Week Quotes/Mentions 
October 3, 2005 Eckstein Quoted in Crain's New York Business Quotes/Mentions 
October 2005 Kramer Levin Team Mentioned in American Lawyer Article on Owens Corning Case Quotes/Mentions 
April 22, 2005 Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005 Client Alert/Update 
August 11, 2000 Newsday Articles Discuss How Kramer Levin Helps Locate Missing Funds Quotes/Mentions 
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J.D., New York University School of Law, 1979
  • Research Editor, Journal of International Law and Politics, 1978-1979
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B.A., cum laude, University of Pennsylvania, 1976
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New York, 1980
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U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, 1980
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U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York, 1980
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John J. Galgay,  U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, 1978 - 1979
    -New York City Bar Association, Member, Committee on Bankruptcy and Corporate Reorganization 
    -American Bar Association, Member, Section on Corporation, Banking and Business Law

    Awards, Commendations 

    -Included in Chambers USA, Leading Lawyers For Business, 2003-2013
    -Included in Legal 500 US, 2009-2012
    -Included in The Best Lawyers in America, 2004-2013
    -Included in New York Super Lawyers, 2006-2012
    -Listed in Lawdragon 500 (2012)
    -Listed in Lawdragon 3000 (2011)
    -Named "Restructuring Lawyer of the Year" by Global M&A Network at the Distressed M&A Deal Forum and Turnaround Atlas Awards Gala, 2010
    -Named by Turnarounds & Workouts as one of the top 10 “Outstanding RestructuringLawyers 2011”