Dipesh Patel

Dipesh Patel

Associate

Contact Info

Phone: (973) 286-6718
Fax: (973) 286-6818

Primary Office

Newark
One Riverfront Plaza
1037 Raymond Blvd., Suite 1520
Newark, NJ 07102-5426

Secondary Office

New York
1270 Avenue of the Americas
Suite 2005
New York, NY 10020

Dipesh Patel

Associate

Dipesh Patel concentrates his practice in commercial bankruptcy and corporate reorganization. He has represented numerous constituencies in this capacity, both in and out of bankruptcy, including the representation of debtors, creditors (official committee and individual), purchasers, chapter 7, chapter 11 and liquidating trustees, and court-appointed receivers and assignees in state court insolvency proceedings.

Dipesh also has experience in bankruptcy litigation, including avoidance actions and other adversary proceedings.

Experience

Select Representations:

  • Represented the official unsecured creditors' committees in cases such as: Limitless Mobile, DirectBuy, Binder Machinery, Phoenix Brands, Quality Conservation Services, and Maurice Sporting Goods.
  • Represents the debtors in Ezra Holdings Limited, Ezra Marine Services Pte. Ltd., and EMAS IT Solutions Pte. Ltd.
  • Represented the debtors in Supreme Manufacturing Company, Inc.
  • Served as bankruptcy counsel to Communication Workers of America in the Chapter 11 bankruptcy of Avaya.
  • Represented the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) in Puerto Rico's Title III proceeding.
  • Represented group of writers in Gawker Media's bankruptcy case.
  • Represents group of retirees in the Chapter 11 bankruptcy of Payless Shoes.
  • Represented the liquidating trustees in the cases of: Bayonne Medical Center and Barnert Hospital.
  • Represented nationwide franchisor of childcare facilities in bankruptcy litigation.
  • Represented assignees for the benefit of creditors in cases such as: Sixth Avenue Electronics, Kullman Buildings Corporation, Gift Box Corporation of America and D.A.R.E. America of New Jersey.
  • Serves as bankruptcy counsel to Communication Workers of America and local affiliates in the Chapter 11 bankruptcy of the Boston Herald.

Thought Leadership

Credentials and Accolades

Honors and Awards

Selected to the Rising Stars list in New Jersey Super Lawyers, 2012, 2018

Education

J.D., Rutgers University School of Law - Camden, 2008

  • Recipient, The American Bankruptcy Institute Medal of Excellence

B.A., Seton Hall University, 2005

Bar Admissions

New Jersey
New York

Firm Management Positions

Career Development Committee, Member

Dipesh Patel concentrates his practice in commercial bankruptcy and corporate reorganization. He has represented numerous constituencies in this capacity, both in and out of bankruptcy, including the representation of debtors, creditors (official committee and individual), purchasers, chapter 7, chapter 11 and liquidating trustees, and court-appointed receivers and assignees in state court insolvency proceedings.

Dipesh also has experience in bankruptcy litigation, including avoidance actions and other adversary proceedings.

Experience

Select Representations:

  • Represented the official unsecured creditors' committees in cases such as: Limitless Mobile, DirectBuy, Binder Machinery, Phoenix Brands, Quality Conservation Services, and Maurice Sporting Goods.
  • Represents the debtors in Ezra Holdings Limited, Ezra Marine Services Pte. Ltd., and EMAS IT Solutions Pte. Ltd.
  • Represented the debtors in Supreme Manufacturing Company, Inc.
  • Served as bankruptcy counsel to Communication Workers of America in the Chapter 11 bankruptcy of Avaya.
  • Represented the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) in Puerto Rico's Title III proceeding.
  • Represented group of writers in Gawker Media's bankruptcy case.
  • Represents group of retirees in the Chapter 11 bankruptcy of Payless Shoes.
  • Represented the liquidating trustees in the cases of: Bayonne Medical Center and Barnert Hospital.
  • Represented nationwide franchisor of childcare facilities in bankruptcy litigation.
  • Represented assignees for the benefit of creditors in cases such as: Sixth Avenue Electronics, Kullman Buildings Corporation, Gift Box Corporation of America and D.A.R.E. America of New Jersey.
  • Serves as bankruptcy counsel to Communication Workers of America and local affiliates in the Chapter 11 bankruptcy of the Boston Herald.