WEST PALM BEACH, FL – Steven S. Newburgh, a partner in the West Palm Beach, Florida office of McLaughlin & Stern, LLP, (N.Y.), has been recognized and certified by The Lawyers of Distinction as a member within the bankruptcy category, reserved for the Top 10% of attorneys within our nation. Induction into the Lawyers of Distinction is based upon objective evaluation of an attorney’s qualifications, license, reputation, experience, and disciplinary history.
Steven S. Newburgh concentrates on bankruptcy law, primarily on behalf of bankruptcy trustees and creditors, corporate restructuring and reorganization, bankruptcy adversary proceedings, creditors' rights, complex commercial litigation and entertainment law. He is particularly skillful with Chapter 11 business bankruptcy casework.
He was recently elected by the membership-at-large to a three year term as Director of the Bankruptcy Bar Association, Southern District of Florida for Palm Beach County. He was also re-appointed as Chair of the Bankruptcy Bar Association, Southern District of Florida, West Palm Beach Division's Pro Bono Committee. Mr Newburgh also serves on the Pro Se Clinic Committee and regularly conducts the West Palm Beach Division's monthly Pro Se Clinic in the Bankruptcy Court. Newburgh is a co-author of Chapter 16 of the Florida Bar's Florida Condominium and Community Association Law Treatise, Third Edition, entitled Condominium and Homeowners' Association Liens and Bankruptcy.
Newburgh attended Nova Southeastern School of Law (J.D., 1982); he earned his B. A. at University of Wisconsin-Madison (1978).