Kenneth Pasquale - Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP

Kenneth Pasquale

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2015

Ken Pasquale has a diverse bankruptcy and litigation practice where he frequently represents institutional creditors in reorganization proceedings, including with respect to fraudulent transfer and other bankruptcy claims. One of Mr. Pasquale's strengths is the creation and execution of effective litigation strategies that often have a decisive impact on the overall restructuring. Within his years of practice, Mr. Pasquale has also represented pharmaceutical, medical product, motor vehicle and welding product manufacturers in product liability actions, which experience has proven invaluable in many of his creditor representations. Mr. Pasquale is a frequent author and lecturer on bankruptcy litigation and related topics.

Additional Information

Experience REPRESENTATIVE MATTERS Mr. Pasquale's recent matters include the following:
  • Adelphia Communications Corp. (avoidance action bank defendant)
  • American Oriental Bioengineering (bondholders)
  • Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc. (ad hoc committee of lenders)
  • Indianapolis Downs LLC (secured creditor)
  • K-V Pharmaceutical Company (official creditors’ committee)
  • Lehman Brothers Holding Inc. (creditor)
  • LightSquared Inc. (creditor/investor)
  • Owens Corning (ad hoc committee of noteholders)
  • Six Wives LLC (secured lender)
  • Sonic Blue (noteholders)
  • St. Vincent’s Catholic Medical Centers (avoidance action defendants)
  • Tropicana Entertainment (official creditors’ committee)
  • Trump Entertainment Resorts (debtors)
  • U.S. Gypsum Corp. (official creditors’ committee)
  • W.R. Grace (official creditors’ committee)
Court Admissions

U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York

U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey

U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit

U.S. Supreme Court

Pace UniversityBBA 1986Brooklyn Law SchoolJ.D. 1990
American Bankruptcy InstituteBrooklyn Law SchoolABI/TMA Litigation Skills Symposium

Office Location

180 Maiden Lane
New York, NY 10038-4982
United States

Practice Areas

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law