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Kenneth H. Eckstein


Co-chair, Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy

Phone: 212.715.9229 Fax: 212.715.8229 New York
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December 5, 2012 Eckstein, Mayer Profiled in Turnarounds & Workouts Trends Media Mentions 
September 10, 2012 Eckstein Comments on Surging Bankruptcy Practice in The Deal Pipeline Media Mentions 
October 31, 2011 Class Action Issues Affecting Chapter 11 Reorganizations Article 
July 19, 2011 Eckstein Featured in Lawdragon's 'Lawyer Limelight' Media 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 Media Mentions 
January 11, 2010 Eckstein Comments to Reuters on Settlement in Magna Entertainment Case Media Mentions 
September 3, 2009 Eckstein Comments on Bally's Emergence from Bankruptcy in Am Law Daily Media 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 Media Mentions 
December 4, 2008 Kramer Levin Representation of Bally in Chapter 11 Proceedings Noted in Am Law Daily Media Mentions 
April 2006 Eckstein Quoted in CFO Magazine Media 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 Media Mentions 
October 3, 2005 Eckstein Quoted in Crain's New York Business Media Mentions 
October 2005 Kramer Levin Team Mentioned in American Lawyer Article on Owens Corning Case Media Mentions 
J.D., New York University School of Law, 1979
  • Research Editor, Journal of International Law and Politics, 1978-1979
B.A., cum laude, University of Pennsylvania, 1976
New York, 1980
Honorable John J. Galgay,  U.S.D.C., Southern District of New York, 1978 - 1979
U.S.D.C., Southern District of New York, 1980
U.S.D.C., Eastern District of New York, 1980
    -Named "Legal Advisor of the Year" by M&A Advisor at the Turnaround Atlas Awards (2015)
    -Named to Law360's MVP list for Bankruptcy (2014)
    -Named a "Top 100 Restructuring Turnaround Professional" by Global M&A Network (2014)
    -Benchmark Litigation (2014-2016)
    -Recognized in Chambers USA, Leading Lawyers for Business (2013-2015)
    -Chambers Global (2012-2016)
    -Legal 500 US (2009-2015)
    -The Best Lawyers in America (2004-2016)
    -New York Super Lawyers (2006-2015)
    -Lawdragon 500 (2011-2012)
    -Named by Turnarounds & Workouts as one of the top 10 “Outstanding Restructuring Lawyers" (2011, 2013)
    -Named "Restructuring Lawyer of the Year" by Global M&A Network at the Distressed M&A Deal Forum and Turnaround Atlas Awards Gala (2010)
    -New York City Bar Association, Member, Committee on Bankruptcy and Corporate Reorganization 
    -American Bar Association, Member, Section on Corporation, Banking and Business Law