Robert K. Malone focuses on all aspects of bankruptcy and insolvency law, especially sophisticated corporate reorganizations, out-of-court restructurings and bankruptcy-related litigation. A former vice-chair of the Corporate Restructuring Group with over 30 years of experience, Bob has headed the firm’s engagements in numerous significant bankruptcy cases.
Over the years, Bob has served as a lecture panelist on bankruptcy-related issues for various groups including the American Bankruptcy Institute, the New Jersey Bar Association Bench/Bar Conference, the Essex County Bar Association Bankruptcy Practice Symposium and the New Jersey Society of CPAs.
Bob served as a law clerk to the Hon. William H. Gindin, United States Bankruptcy Judge for the District of New Jersey, from January 1985 to September 1986.
Bob has extensive experience in the area of corporate reorganizations where he primarily represents official committees of unsecured creditors and bondholders, debtors-in-possession, chapter 11 and 7 trustees, secured creditors and lenders, indenture trustees, asset purchasers, lessors and significant creditor representations. Representative engagements include the following:
| Resorts International, Inc.
C2 Media, LLC
International American Homes, Inc.
Kiwi International Airlines
Manhattan Bagel Company, Inc.
Maxide Acquisition Corp. (DMX Music)
Plymouth Lamston Stores
Princeton Video Image
Mutual Benefit Oversees, Inc.
St. Mary’s Hospital – Passaic
Chapter 11 and 7 Trustees:
|Robert E. Brennan
|Entertainment Publications, LLC
|Lana Lobell Farms
Accredited Home Lenders
Energy Future Holdings Corp.
University Medical Center
Grand Union Stores
Lessors and Significant Creditor Representations:
Trans World Airlines
Pan American Airways
Fox Meyer Pharmaceuticals
The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co.
GT Advanced Technologies
“Saviors of St. Mary’s”, New Jersey Law Journal, Passaic Hospital First in New Jersey To Survive Chapter 11
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Clients feel that they are ‘in very good hands’ when the ‘excellent’ Robert Malone is representing them. He has a wide bankruptcy practice and is frequently engaged on complex corporate restructuring matters and bankruptcy litigation cases.Chambers USA
Bankruptcy/Restructuring, New Jersey (2012–2019)Chambers USA
- New Jersey
- Seton Hall University School of Law, J.D., 1984, Seton Hall Legislative Bureau and Journal
- The Catholic University of America, B.A., Economics, 1981
- U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
- U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
- U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
- U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
- American Bankruptcy Institute
- New Jersey Bar Association
- American Bar Association
- Essex County Bar Association