Bankruptcy attorneys Michael D. Lieberman and Steven J. Cohen have joined the Bloomfield Hills based Lipson Neilson law firm. Previously with the Lieberman Cohen law firm, both Mike and Steve are distinguished for their strong legal ability and high ethical standards with the AV-Preeminent® rating from Martindale-Hubbell, a global source of legal industry knowledge. Their expertise includes:
- Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Representation of Debtors and Creditors.
- Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Representation of Debtors and Creditors.
- Sub-Chapter V Chapter 11.
- Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Representation of Debtors and Creditors.
- Out of Court Workouts.
- Business Wind-downs/Asset Liquidations.
- Representation of Creditors, including auto finance companies and Landlords in Chapter 7, 11 and 13 cases.
- Defense of preference actions.
- Pursuing and defending adversary proceedings.
Mike Lieberman has 30+ years of experience practicing bankruptcy, insolvency, and creditor’s rights law. He primarily specializes in representing individuals and small businesses in chapter 7, 11, and 13 bankruptcies, out of court workouts, business wind-downs, asset liquidations and Insolvency matters.
Mike has spoken at seminars on various bankruptcy related topics, including Bankruptcy and Elder Law; Bankruptcy and Divorce Law; Dischargeability of tax in Bankruptcy and Individual Chapter 11 Bankruptcy cases. He has spoken at the MICPA annual summer seminar on bankruptcy and insolvency topics.
He also co-authored an article for the Michigan State Bar Journal on Elder Law and Bankruptcy and has appeared on radio and television shows discussing various bankruptcy related issues. Mike also regularly provides voluntary services through the Eastern District of Michigan Bankruptcy Court’s pro bono and Access to Bankruptcy Court (ABC) programs and Jewish Family Service.
Steve Cohen has 30 years of experience practicing law, the last 26 of which he has spent primarily in the areas of Bankruptcy and Insolvency law representing individuals and businesses in chapters 7, 11, and 13 bankruptcy cases, out of court workouts, business wind-downs and asset liquidations.
Steve presented at the ABI’s 11th Annual Detroit Consumer Bankruptcy Conference on the topic “Student Loans A to Z”. Steve has also presented to the MICPA on the topic of cancellation of debt through bankruptcy. When not practicing law, Steve serves as the sponsorship chairperson for the South Oakland County American Cancer Society Relay for Life.
About Lipson Neilson
Founded in 1985, Lipson Neilson PC has grown from three attorneys in a Detroit office to having a national presence with offices in Bloomfield Hills (MI), Las Vegas and Reno (NV), Phoenix (AZ) and Colorado Springs (CO). The firm is widely known for its successful track record in litigation offering invaluable insight and experience to its clients across all industries. You can learn more about the firm at www.lipsonneilson.com.
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