Mark Tsukerman is a member in the firm’s Bankruptcy and Corporate Restructuring department, whose practice focuses primarily on the representation of debtors, trustees, creditors and creditors’ committees in bankruptcy and in out-of-court restructurings.
Prior to joining Cole Schotz, Mark served as law clerk to the Honorable Stuart M. Bernstein, United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Southern District of New York.
Mark is active in numerous industry organizations, including the American Bankruptcy Institute, the Turnaround Management Association, and the Southern District of New York chapter of the Federal Bar Association.
Mark earned his Juris Doctor degree, summa cum laude, from Touro Law School, where he received Merit and Achievement scholarships. While in law school, he served as Research Editor to the Touro Law Review and interned for the Honorable Arthur D. Spatt, United Sates District Judge for the Eastern District of New York.
After law school, Mark earned an LL.M. (Masters of Law) in Bankruptcy Degree from St. John’s University School of Law.
Mark was recognized as a New York Metro Rising Star by Super Lawyers in 2017-2020. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey. See Award Methodology.
EducationSt. John’s University School of Law, LL.M. in Bankruptcy, 2015Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center, J.D., summa cum laude, 2009Stony Brook University, B.A., 2005
Bar & Court AdmissionsNew York, 2010U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, 2011U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York , 2011
November 2, 2020
As published in: Law360 June 2, 2020
Bankruptcy Movers and Shakers 2020
As published in: WSJ Pro Bankruptcy January 28, 2020
Legal Aid Society Hires Corey Stoughton as Attorney-in-Charge of Criminal Defense Practice Special Litigation Unit
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January 1, 2020
September 24, 2019
As published in: FOLIO February 5, 2019
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September 13, 2018
September 20, 2017
John Drucker and Mark Tsukerman were mentioned in, "SunEdison's creditors, shareholders spar over insurance policies"
As published in: REUTERS LEGAL Copyright (c) 2016 Thomson Reuters, By, Jim Christie November 30, 2016
Privilege Review in Bankruptcy: A Practical Tutorial CLE Presentation at Cole Schotz New Jersey OfficeAttorneys Speaking: Daniel F.X. Geoghan, Ian R. Phillips and Mark TsukermanJuly 19, 2018
The Cautionary Tale of Arcapita: Foreign Banks Are Subject to U.S. Jurisdiction if They Use a U.S. Bank Account for Foreign Transactions
American Bankruptcy Institute February 1, 2018Mark Tsukerman
New York Law Journal June 14, 2017David M. Bass and Mark Tsukerman
Bankruptcy & Restructuring Law March 22, 2017Mark Tsukerman
Bankruptcy & Restructuring Law October 26, 2016Mark Tsukerman
Bankruptcy & Restructuring Law May 23, 2016Mark Tsukerman