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.
What I do when not practicing law:
Hit the links
The Last Lion
Favorite movie/TV character:
Quote I live by:
“The real secret of success is enthusiasm”
Bankruptcy co-chair Alex Spizz was featured in “Tribunal Orders Egypt To Pay $1B In Gas Supply Row” in Law360 and “Arbitrator: EMG Due $1.03b From Egypt Over Canceled Gas Contract” by Haaretz, a leading Israeli newspaper.
This year, 28 lawyers from Tarter Krinsky & Drogin have been named to the 2017 New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists as top lawyers in the state. The annual Super Lawyers list recognizes the top five percent of lawyers in New York for their professional achievements. Attorneys are selected through a process that includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.
Four Tarter Krinsky & Drogin attorneys were ranked on the Rising Stars list, which recognizes the top 2.5 percent of lawyers who either are under the age of 40 or have been in practice for 10 years or less.
The Global Restructuring Review recently featured a case that is being handled by Bankruptcy and Corporate Restructuring partner Alex Spizz, who is serving as Chapter 7 trustee to administer the affairs of Ampal-American Israel Corporation (Ampal).
New York Metro Super Lawyers has named 21 Tarter Krinsky & Drogin lawyers in 10 practices to its 2016 list.
The 2015 New York Super Lawyers recognized 22 of Tarter Krinsky & Drogin’s attorneys.
Managing partner Alan Tarter and Bankruptcy and Corporate Restructuring co-chair Alex Spizz will attend the Lawyers Associated Worldwide (LAW) Americas Regional Meeting in Costa Rica on April 12-14 as delegates of Tarter Krinsky & Drogin.
Managing partner Alan Tarter and partner Alex Spizz recently attended the Lawyers Associated Worldwide (LAW) Annual General Meeting as delegates of TKD in Miami. 85 of the 100 LAW member firms were in attendance represented by 125 attorneys.
Managing partner Alan Tarter and partner Alex Spizz are attending the Lawyers Associated Worldwide (LAW) Annual General Meeting as delegates of TKD this week in Miami. LAW is a global association of 100 independent law firms located in more than 50 countries.
On March 6, lawyers in our Bankruptcy and Corporate Restructuring Group attended the Duberstein Bankruptcy Moot Court Gala Awards Dinner, which celebrates the largest and most prestigious moot court competition in the country.