Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein, P.C. is pleased to announce that Michael Kwiatkowski has joined the firm as an Associate with the Bankruptcy & Business Reorganization Department in the firm’s Garden City, Long Island office.
Prior to joining Meyer Suozzi, Mr. Kwiatkowski practiced at several prominent law firms, including Hogan Lovells US LLP, where he concentrated on bankruptcy law, mortgage foreclosures, and commercial litigation. Mr. Kwiatkowski has extensive experience in representing financial institutions on lender liability issues as well as representing debtors and creditors in chapter 7 and chapter 11 bankruptcy cases.
“Michael will be a valuable addition to our team,” said Thomas Slome, Chair of the Bankruptcy practice at Meyer Suozzi. “His experience in representing banks and other financial institutions in bankruptcy and other courts will no doubt help us achieve positive outcomes for our clients.”
During law school, Mr. Kwiatkowski served as an Executive Board member of the Brooklyn Journal of International Law and as a Barry L. Zaretsky Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Center Fellow. Also while in law school, he served as a law intern to Judge Jerome Feller of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of New York as well as to Justice Bernard J. Fried of the Commercial Division of the New York State Supreme Court, and he interned with the United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York.
Mr. Kwiatkowski received his B.A. from McGill University in 2005 and his J.D., cum laude, from Brooklyn Law School.