Rebecca Hollander is an associate in the Bankruptcy and Corporate Restructuring Department and Real Estate Special Opportunities Group. She regularly represents debtors, secured and unsecured creditors, unsecured creditors’ committees, and other parties-in-interest in complex chapter 11 reorganizations, out-of-court restructurings, and other bankruptcy- and foreclosure-related litigation. She enjoys working with clients and adversaries to devise creative and mutually agreeable solutions to complicated disputes.
Prior to joining Cole Schotz, Rebecca clerked for the Honorable Andrew B. Altenburg, Jr., United States Bankruptcy Judge for the District of New Jersey, where she was actively involved in the administration and disposition of various issues in Chapter 7, 11, 12, and 13 bankruptcy proceedings.
Rebecca graduated from Boston University School of Law in 2014. While in law school she was a managing editor of the American Journal of Law and Medicine and an intern at the United States Attorney’s Office for the District of Massachusetts. She also interned for the Honorable Jose L. Linares, United States District Judge for the District of New Jersey and spent a summer in the Law Group of Becton, Dickinson and Company.
EducationBoston University School of Law, J.D., 2014Amherst College, B.A.,
magna cum laude with distinction, 2011
Bar & Court AdmissionsNew Jersey, 2014U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, 2014New York, 2015U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, 2017U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York, 2017U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit, 2017
Retention and Compensation in Bankruptcy Cases – Pre-Bankruptcy Planning Through Final Fee Applications CLE Presentation at Cole Schotz New Jersey OfficeAttorneys Speaking: Jacob S. Frumkin and Rebecca HollanderJanuary 18, 2018
New Jersey Lawyer Magazine February 2019Warren A. Usatine and Rebecca Hollander
New Jersey Law Journal February 11, 2018Felice R. Yudkin and Rebecca Hollander
New York Law Journal September 25, 2017Rebecca Hollander and Michael D. Sirota
Westlaw Journal: Bankruptcy, Volume 13, Issue 26 May 4, 2017Rebecca Hollander
Bankruptcy & Restructuring Law November 7, 2016Rebecca Hollander
Bankruptcy & Restructuring Law June 10, 2016Rebecca Hollander
US Case Study: In re ICL Holding Co. Paves the Way for Approval of Section 363 Sales and Payments to Unsecured Creditors Without Regard for the Bankruptcy Code’s Priority Scheme
IWIRC Connection March 2016Felice R. Yudkin and Rebecca Hollander
Decision Paves Way for Buyers to Apportion Payments Outside Code's Priority Scheme New Jersey Law Journal
New Jersey Law Journal February 8, 2016Felice R. Yudkin and Rebecca Hollander