Alex Spizz

Partner

P 212.216.1155   F 212.216.8001
1350 Broadway
New York, NY 10018

 
P 212.216.1155   F 212.216.8001   aspizz@tarterkrinsky.com

Alex Spizz is Co-Chair of the Bankruptcy and Corporate Restructuring Practice at Tarter Krinsky & Drogin LLP. With over 30 years of experience, he provides clear legal advice and a practical business perspective.

Alex focuses on bankruptcy law, corporate restructuring, debtor and creditor rights and bankruptcy litigation. A significant part of his practice deals with advising financially troubled companies. He represents debtors, creditors and trustees in the private and public sectors including the retail, manufacturing, real estate, healthcare, telecommunications, food services, chemical and energy industries. He also represents debtors in cross–border insolvency cases. Alex is currently the Chapter 7 trustee of Ampal-American Israel Corporation an investment company with holdings in the United States, Europe and Israel.

Prior to joining the firm, Alex chaired the litigation and bankruptcy practices at Spizz Cohen & Serchuk, P.C.

Representative Matters:

  • Rock & Republic Enterprises
  • Barami Enterprises
  • Best Buy Drugs
  • Capital Airlines
  • JEM Sanitation Corp.
  • Eagle Clothes
  • Durso Supermarkets
  • Play Co. Toys & Entertainment
  • Star Diamond Group
  • Unsecured creditors in Lehman Brothers and Chrysler bankruptcies

Education
  • Brooklyn Law School, J.D., 1973
  • Pace University, B.B.A., 1970
Admissions
  • New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. Tax Court
Awards and Honors
  • Martindale Hubbell’s AV® rating
  • Super Lawyer New York metropolitan area: 2007-2010, 2013-2018
Memberships
  • New York State Bar Association
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • INSOL International 

What I do when not practicing law:
Hit the links 

Last read:
The Last Lion

Favorite movie/TV character:
Ray Donavan

Quote I live by:
“The real secret of success is enthusiasm” 

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Education
  • Brooklyn Law School, J.D., 1973
  • Pace University, B.B.A., 1970
Admissions
  • New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. Tax Court
Awards and Honors
  • Martindale Hubbell’s AV® rating
  • Super Lawyer New York metropolitan area: 2007-2010, 2013-2018
Memberships
  • New York State Bar Association
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • INSOL International 

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