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Arthur J. Abramowitz

Shareholder
aabramowitz@shermansilverstein.com
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Phone: 856.661.2081
Fax: 856.773.5308

308 Harper Dr #200
Moorestown, New Jersey 08057

Arthur J. Abramowitz is shareholder with the firm, and co-chair of the firm’s Bankruptcy, Insolvency and Workout department.

Mr. Abramowitz has over 40 years’ experience in various aspects of corporate reorganizations and workouts, as well as commercial litigation and is widely recognized as a leader of the bankruptcy bar. He has successfully reorganized numerous debtors and has represented creditors’ committees, secured and unsecured creditors and trustees. Mr. Abramowitz has also served as trustee in a number of Chapter 11 cases. A substantial part of his practice is related to both in court and out of court workouts involving debtors, guarantors and lenders. He has been involved in mass tort cases relating to asbestos, as well as diet supplements. Mr. Abramowitz has served as a mediator, Receiver and Trustee in numerous cases and has been an expert witness in a number of bankruptcy related cases. The Third Circuit Court of Appeals has chosen him on numerous occasions as a member of the merit selection committee for the appointment of Bankruptcy Judges. A past president of the Camden County and Federal Bar Associations, Mr. Abramowitz has also served as the President of the Bankruptcy Section of the New Jersey Bar Association. Chambers and Partners USA recently ranked Mr. Abramowitz as one of the top bankruptcy/reorganization lawyers in New Jersey stating that he is "an extremely skilled bankruptcy practitioner" who is "extremely intelligent and a great negotiator." The UK based ranking service "ranks lawyers and law firms on several factors and considerations, all of which are investigated by (its) large team of more than 140 researchers. Individual lawyers are ranked (in their practice-area(s)) on the basis of their legal knowledge and experience, their ability, their effectiveness, and their client-service."

Mr. Abramowitz graduated from Rutgers University in 1969 and from Temple University School of Law in 1972, where he was Executive Editor of the Law Review.

Education

J.D., Temple University School of Law, 1972

B.A., Rutgers University, 1969

Professional & Bar Association Memberships

Camden County Bar Association

  • Past President

New Jersey Bar Association

  • Past President, Bankruptcy Section
  • Past Chair, Committee on Professional Responsibility

American Bar Association

  • Elected Delegate

American Bar Foundation

  • Life Fellow

American College of Bankruptcy

  • Fellow

Lawyer’s Advisory Committee

  • Past Chairman

Federal Bar Association for the State of New Jersey

  • Past President

American Judicature Society

  • Past Member, Board of Directors

Greater Cherry Hill Chamber of Commerce

  • Past President

Honors
  • Martindale-Hubbell® AV Preeminent™ Rating, the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards.
  • Named in The Best Lawyers in America in the field of Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/ Insolvency and Reorganization for the past 25 years.
  • Named one of the Top 100 Super Lawyers in New Jersey (2010, 2006)
  • Listed in the International Who's Who of Insolvency & Restructuring Lawyers and Who's Who Legal USA: Insolvency and Restructuring.