Felice R. Yudkin is a member in the firm’s Bankruptcy & Corporate Restructuring Department. Chambers USA, America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, an internationally recognized publication ranking attorneys based on extensive client and peer interviews and reviews, described Felice as “a favorite among clients. ‘She is a very attentive and a careful draftsman with tremendous control of the facts of the case.’” Well recognized for the quality of her legal work, Felice has been selected for inclusion in the New Jersey Super Lawyers Rising Stars in Bankruptcy and Creditor/Debtor Rights. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey. See Award Methodology.
Felice counsels Chapter 11 debtors, unsecured creditors’ committees, secured and unsecured creditors, commercial landlords and other parties-in-interest in complex Chapter 11 reorganizations, workouts, creditors’ rights, avoidance actions and other bankruptcy-related litigation.
Having been with the firm since 2005, Felice has played an active role in the following significant cases:
Chapter 11 Debtors:
- Modell’s Sporting Goods, Inc., et al.
- Hygea Holdings Corp., et al.
- Congoleum Corporation
- AES NY Equity
- Best Manufacturing Group, et al.
- C. Wonder LLC
- Crumbs Bake Shop, Inc. et al.
- DirectBuy Holdings, Inc. et al.
- EnCap Golf Holdings
- Marcal Paper Mills
- MEE Apparel
- Prestige Window Fashions
- RCLC f/k/a Ronson Corporation
- Reichhold, Inc. et al.
- Tarragon Corporation, et al.
Unsecured Creditors’ Committees:
- Treasure Island
- Shapes/Arch Holding, et al.
- Financial Security Assurance, the largest secured creditor of Bayonne Medical Center
- YA Global Investments, the largest creditor of Global Outreach, S.A.
Other Significant Engagements:
- Various landlords of The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company
- Anthony Pacchia, examiner of Outsource Holdings
- Metrogate LLC in connection with the dismissal of an involuntary bankruptcy petition
Felice earned her B.A. from Emory University and her J.D. from Fordham University School of Law.
EducationFordham University Law School, J.D., 2005Emory University, B.A., 2002
Bar & Court AdmissionsNew Jersey, 2005New York, 2006
August 20, 2020
As published in: Law360 July 2, 2020
As published in: Chain Store Age May 1, 2020
As published in: New Jersey Law Journal April 30, 2020
As published in: Law360 April 20, 2020
Cole Schotz Secures Unprecedented Temporary Suspension of Modell's Sporting Goods' Ch. 11 Bankruptcy
March 27, 2020
As published in: Law360 March 27, 2020
As published in: The Wall Street Journal March 27, 2020
As published in: Law360 March 25, 2020
As published in: Law360 March 24, 2020
March 19, 2018
Michael Sirota and Felice Yudkin discuss the Second Circuit ruling in the General Motors bankruptcy case
As published in: New York Law Journal September 19, 2016
Marion Quirk and Felice Yudkin were mentioned in the article titled, "Metrogate Ch. 11 Case Tossed, Creditors Chided By Judge"
As published in: Law360 May 26, 2016
April 1, 2014
November 13, 2013
May 24, 2013
March 27, 2013
Felice Yudkin is speaking on the NJICLE Panel: The Intersection of Construction Law & Bankruptcy Law: Resolving the DilemmaAttorney Speaking: Felice R. YudkinFebruary 24, 2017
New Jersey Law Journal February 11, 2018Felice R. Yudkin and Rebecca Hollander
New Jersey Law Journal March 13, 2017Jacob S. Frumkin and Felice R. Yudkin
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
Corporate Counsel November 17, 2015Felice R. Yudkin
New Jersey Law Journal January 23, 2012Leo V. Leyva and Felice R. Yudkin
Law Journal Newsletters August, 2011Felice R. Yudkin
Withdrawing From Multiemployer Defined Claims
Law 360 July 26, 2011Felice R. Yudkin
"Concerning the Use, Sale or Lease of Estate Property Other than Cash Collateral"
Commercial Bankruptcy Litigation, Chapter 7 July 25, 2011Felice R. Yudkin
Withdrawing From Multiemployer Defined Benefit Claims
Law360 July 25, 2011Felice R. Yudkin
ABI Journal July/August 2010Felice R. Yudkin
Cole Schotz Docket Winter 2006Felice R. Yudkin