Bankruptcy Associate


Friedman Williams

Bankruptcy Associate New York NY

Job ID: 16764

Location: New York, NY or Stamford, CT

We are currently seeking a highly skilled and motivated associate to join the Bankruptcy and Restructuring Department of our prestigious client. The ideal candidate will have 3-5 years of experience in bankruptcy law gained from a reputable law firm. This position offers an exciting opportunity to work in our New York or Connecticut offices.


  • Handle substantive court appearances and represent various parties such as creditors’ committees, indenture trustees, bondholders, landlords, suppliers, and trade creditors in out-of-court restructurings, bankruptcy reorganizations, liquidations, and related litigation.
  • Conduct comprehensive legal research and analysis.
  • Collaborate effectively with a team of professionals.


  • JD degree from an accredited law school with outstanding academic achievements.
  • Admission to the State Bar, depending on the desired office location.
  • Proven experience in bankruptcy law with a focus on court appearances and representing diverse stakeholders.
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent client relations skills with the ability to communicate effectively.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team-oriented environment.

Salary Range: The displayed salary range is applicable to candidates based in New York and reflects our commitment to internal equity, market data, relevant experience, and certain degrees or certifications (e.g., JD/technology). Any offered salary will be determined accordingly.

New York Salary Range: Low: $230,000 – High: $260,000

To apply to this role please send your resume to Yesi Mena at

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