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New York NY 10022
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Thompson Coburn’s New York office was established in 2021 through a combination with Hahn & Hessen, a premier boutique firm with nearly a century of experience representing individuals, corporations, financial institutions and other financial market participants in commercial finance, bankruptcy, workouts, and complex litigation.

Serving clients as Thompson Coburn Hahn & Hessen, our New York attorneys provide major money center banks with a full suite of integrated legal services for every stage in the lending process: documenting loans and commercial finance transactions, leading workouts and restructurings for troubled loans, representing lenders in bankruptcies, and advising them on any related commercial litigation and commercial-oriented disputes.  

Our New York office maintains thriving corporate finance and litigation practices involving the representation of business entities and major money center banks in matters such as mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, trust and fiduciary litigation, complex commercial litigation and commercial-oriented disputes.

Thompson Coburn Hahn & Hessen also has a national reputation in bankruptcy representing official creditors’ and equity committees, trustees, secured lenders, debtors as well other parties seeking to purchase distressed assets including claims and debt instruments.  

We also have practitioners experienced in trusts and estates offering services to our corporate and individual clients and their families and financial institutions — from preparing simple wills and forming family trusts to implementing complex estate plans.  Our trusts and estates practice group also provides ERISA advice and counsel in connection with complex financing transactions, mergers and acquisitions.

Our real estate group in New York represents a vast array of real estate players in all types of real estate transactions, including mortgage financings, construction loans, commercial lease transactions, acquisitions and dispositions of real estate assets, and a variety of other real estate related transactions.

Associate
New York

Aleksandra is in the Firm's Bankruptcy & Restructuring Practice Group.

Aleksandra is in the Firm's Bankruptcy & Restructuring Practice Group.

Aleksandra Abramova
Partner
New York

John draws on his more than 30 years of litigation experience to represent a wide variety of clients in federal and state trial and appellate courts.

John draws on his more than 30 years of litigation experience to represent ...

John Amato
Associate
New York

Steve has experience in all facets of complex commercial litigation in federal and state courts at both the trial and appellate levels, and has contributed to briefs in t...

Steve has experience in all facets of complex commercial litigation in fede...

Steven Aquino
Partner
New York

Gil represents a wide variety of interests in the insolvency arena, with his cases mirroring the current troubled sectors of the economy.

Gil represents a wide variety of interests in the insolvency arena, with hi...

Gilbert Backenroth
Partner
New York

Dan represents financial institutions in secured and cash-flow lending and other finance transactions.

Dan represents financial institutions in secured and cash-flow lending and ...

Daniel Batterman
Associate
New York

Danielle represents commercial finance companies and financial institutions in complex civil litigation in state and federal courts.

Danielle represents commercial finance companies and financial institutions...

Danielle Bauer
Counsel
New York

Justine has extensive experience in the purchase and sale of all classes of distressed assets.

Justine has extensive experience in the purchase and sale of all classes of...

Justine Block
Partner
New York

A fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, Ninette works closely with clients and their families to create comprehensive multi-generational estate plan...

A fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, Ninette works...

Ninette Bordoff
Partner
New York

Josh represents financial institutions as secured creditors in Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases, corporate restructurings and workouts, which he has done in bankruptcy courts ...

Josh represents financial institutions as secured creditors in Chapter 11 b...

Joshua Divack
Associate
New York

Jose focuses on litigation involving financial services, complex commercial, securities, lender liability and insolvency-related matters.

Jose focuses on litigation involving financial services, complex commercial...

Jose Fernandez
Partner
New York

Janine represents debtors, creditors' committees, liquidating trustees and secured and unsecured creditors in complex corporate reorganizations, restructurings and liquid...

Janine represents debtors, creditors' committees, liquidating trustees and ...

Janine Figueiredo
Associate
New York

Emma is in the Firm's Bankruptcy & Restructuring Practice Group, assisting both debtors and creditors in corporate reorganizations, restructurings, and liquidations.

Emma is in the Firm's Bankruptcy & Restructuring Practice Group, assist...

Emma Fleming
Partner
New York

Dan represents financial institutions and borrowers in numerous aspects of commercial lending transactions, with an emphasis on leveraged finance transactions.

Dan represents financial institutions and borrowers in numerous aspects of ...

Daniel Ford
Law Clerk
New York

Shelley is in the Firm's Litigation Practice Group assisting clients with various complex litigation issues.

Shelley is in the Firm's Litigation Practice Group assisting clients with v...

Shelley Fredericks
Paralegal
New York

Corenda is a paralegal in the Firm's corporate finance practice.

Corenda is a paralegal in the Firm's corporate finance practice.

Corenda Gaines
Partner
New York

Sarah's practice focuses on asset based financing transactions, and other secured lending.

Sarah's practice focuses on asset based financing transactions, and other s...

Sarah Gilbert
Partner
New York

Steve represents fiduciaries, financial institutions, corporate entities, creditor groups, and individuals in all phases of litigation, from pre-action case investigation...

Steve represents fiduciaries, financial institutions, corporate entities, c...

Stephen Grable
Partner
New York

Mark represents financial entities and commercial borrowers in all aspects of real estate lending and finance, including workouts and restructurings.

Mark represents financial entities and commercial borrowers in all aspects ...

Mark Graham
Partner
New York

Don represents clients in mergers and acquisitions, business organization, and general corporate matters.

Don represents clients in mergers and acquisitions, business organization, ...

Don Grubman
Counsel
New York

Bill Hennessey has extensive US and foreign litigation and investigations experience both as outside counsel and in-house as a Director and Senior Counsel at a large, mul...

Bill Hennessey has extensive US and foreign litigation and investigations e...

William Hennessey, 2nd
Partner
New York

Mark represents parties in virtually every aspect of insolvencies, bankruptcies, and out-of-court workouts, including secured and unsecured creditors, official and ad hoc...

Mark represents parties in virtually every aspect of insolvencies, bankrupt...

Mark Indelicato
Paralegal
New York

Nicholas is a paralegal who multitude of clients involved in various business litigation matters.

Nicholas is a paralegal who multitude of clients involved in various busine...

Nicholas Kacuba
Partner
New York

James serves as legal adviser to investors, entrepreneurs, investment advisers and investment bankers as they fund or invest in new companies, grow established private co...

James serves as legal adviser to investors, entrepreneurs, investment advis...

James Kardon
Paralegal
New York

Leslie is a paralegal in the Firm's corporate finance practice.

Leslie is a paralegal in the Firm's corporate finance practice.

Leslie Kirsner
Senior Counsel
New York

Dan has counseled and represented financial institutions in closing sophisticated commercial finance transactions for over 35 years.

Dan has counseled and represented financial institutions in closing sophist...

Daniel Krauss
Partner
New York

Steve represents financial institutions, businesses and constituencies in federal and state courts throughout the United States in a wide variety of major commercial disp...

Steve represents financial institutions, businesses and constituencies in f...

Steven Mandelsberg
Associate
New York

Sam's practice encompasses a wide range of complex commercial matters.

Sam's practice encompasses a wide range of complex commercial matters.

Samuel Martin
Paralegal
New York

Michelle is a paralegal in the Firm's real estate practice.

Michelle is a paralegal in the Firm's real estate practice.

Michelle Martinez
Partner
New York

Shoko helps companies protect their valuable brands in markets around the world through strategic trademark counseling and enforcement.

Shoko helps companies protect their valuable brands in markets around the w...

Shoko Naruo
Partner
New York

Zachary delivers practical, tactical, and experienced advice to corporate, lending, and fiduciary clients with respect to all phases of litigation, alternate dispute reso...

Zachary delivers practical, tactical, and experienced advice to corporate, ...

Zachary Newman
Associate
New York

Joe has represented a variety of clients in diverse aspects of bankruptcy and insolvency law.

Joe has represented a variety of clients in diverse aspects of bankruptcy a...

Joseph Orbach
Associate
New York

Mona represents financial institutions in business finance transactions, including commercial finance, asset-based lending and domestic and cross-border acquisitions and ...

Mona represents financial institutions in business finance transactions, in...

Mona Patel
Associate
New York

Anna is in the Firm's Business Finance Practice Group and assists financial institutions in secured commercial lending transactions.

Anna is in the Firm's Business Finance Practice Group and assists financial...

Anna Piszczatowski
Partner
New York

Lee represents financial institutions in secured lending and other finance transactions, developing creative solutions that protect clients and still address the concerns...

Lee represents financial institutions in secured lending and other finance ...

Leonard Lee Podair
Partner
New York

Mark has extensive experience in all aspects of financial restructuring and insolvency issues, and draws on that experience to develop creative and pragmatic ways to solv...

Mark has extensive experience in all aspects of financial restructuring and...

Mark Power
Associate
New York

Dan represents financial institutions in secured commercial lending transactions.

Dan represents financial institutions in secured commercial lending transac...

Dan Quinn
Paralegal
New York

David is a paralegal in the Firm's bankruptcy & restructuring practice.

David is a paralegal in the Firm's bankruptcy & restructuring practice....

David Reinhart
Associate
New York

Brigitte represents financial institutions, corporations, fiduciaries, and individuals in a variety  of  state and federal court actions.

Brigitte represents financial institutions, corporations, fiduciaries, and ...

Brigitte Rose
Senior Counsel
New York

Howard's broad experience enables him to structure, negotiate and document complex secured transactions that involve multiple and non-standard collateral classes.

Howard's broad experience enables him to structure, negotiate and document ...

Howard Ruda
Counsel
New York

Cary serves as counsel in the Firm's business litigation practice.

Cary serves as counsel in the Firm's business litigation practice.

Cary Samowitz
Associate
New York

Jonathan's experience includes antitrust, contract disputes, and regulatory inquiries.

Jonathan's experience includes antitrust, contract disputes, and regulatory...

Jonathan Samper
Associate
New York

Jake Schwartz is an Associate in the Firm's Financial Restructuring and Bankruptcy Group.

Jake Schwartz is an Associate in the Firm's Financial Restructuring and Ban...

Jake Schwartz
Partner
New York

Jeff has represented lenders and borrowers, buyers and sellers, lessors and lessees, senior, mezzanine and subordinated debtholders as well as committees and trustees in ...

Jeff has represented lenders and borrowers, buyers and sellers, lessors and...

Jeffrey Schwartz
Partner
New York

Steve represents banks, finance companies, factors, mezzanine lenders and other providers of credit in negotiating and documenting complex financial transactions.

Steve represents banks, finance companies, factors, mezzanine lenders and o...

Steven Seif
Partner
New York

Jeanne represents financial institutions in a wide range of complex business finance transactions, including commercial finance, factoring and structured finance.

Jeanne represents financial institutions in a wide range of complex busines...

Jeanne Siegel
Associate
New York

Amanda is an associate in the Firm's Business Finance practice group and represents financial institutions in secured commercial lending transactions.

Amanda is an associate in the Firm's Business Finance practice group and re...

Amanda Singh
Partner
New York

Ariele represents clients in a variety of secured commercial lending transactions.

Ariele represents clients in a variety of secured commercial lending transa...

Ariele Strauss
Associate
New York

Jorge represents financial institutions in business finance transactions, including commercial finance, asset-based lending and domestic and cross-border acquisitions and...

Jorge represents financial institutions in business finance transactions, i...

Jorge Torruella
Associate
New York

Jessica represents financial institutions in secured commercial lending transactions.

Jessica represents financial institutions in secured commercial lending tra...

Jessica Wang
Paralegal
New York

Rodney is a paralegal in the Firm's private client practice.

Rodney is a paralegal in the Firm's private client practice.

Rodney Zagury
Associate
New York

Jeff has represented a variety of clients in diverse aspects of bankruptcy and insolvency law.

Jeff has represented a variety of clients in diverse aspects of bankruptcy ...

Jeffrey Zawadzki