Eric D. Goldberg: Lawyer with Gordon Silver

Eric D. Goldberg

Shareholder
Los Angeles,  CA  U.S.A.
http://www.gordonsilver.com
Phone(213) 443-8730

Peer Rating
 5.0/5.0
AV® Preeminent

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Practice Areas

  • Business Restructuring & Bankruptcy
  • Bankruptcy Litigation
 
Contact InfoTelephone: (213) 443-8730
Fax: (310) 201-5974
http://www.gordonsilver.com
 
University Cornell University, B.S., with honors, 1987
 
Law SchoolHarvard Law School, J.D., cum laude, 1991
 
Admitted1992, California
 
Memberships 

Affiliations

American Bankruptcy Institute, Member

LA County Bankruptcy Forum, Member

LA County Bar Association, Member

 
Biography

Eric D. Goldberg is a shareholder in the firm's Business Restructuring & Bankruptcy Department.

For more than 20 years, Mr. Goldberg has been involved in all aspects of the insolvency process, from single-asset real estate cases to the restructuring of multibillion dollar public companies. He is known as an aggressive advocate and a practical problem solver who knows how and when to make a deal.

Mr. Goldberg represents debtors, committees, bondholders, hedge funds and buyers of distressed assets, both in- and out-of-court. His practice has an emphasis in complex bankruptcy-related litigation, including contested confirmations, termination of collective bargaining agreements and high-stakes fraudulent transfer claims.

Mr. Goldberg has been involved in bankruptcy cases all over the United States, including those of Tower Automotive, Enron, Loral, Hawaiian Airlines, Mariner Health Group and Trump Hotels & Casino Resorts. Some of his representative clients include: CapitalSource Finance, DDJ Capital, DFJ Venture Capital, Falcon Industries, Leucadia National Corp., Ranch Capital, Sirius Satellite Radio, Trump Hotels & Casino Resorts (equity committee), and Southern California Edison.

Mr. Goldberg is a frequent speaker on bankruptcy-related topics. He has made presentations to the American Bankruptcy Institute, the Strategic Research Institute, the Association for Corporate Growth and the Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum, among others, on topics including asset acquisitions in chapter 11, claims litigation, and the chapter 11 plan process. Mr. Goldberg is listed in Best Lawyers in America, and was named by Los Angeles Magazine as a Rising Star in its SuperLawyers issue.

Representative Experience

Official Equity Committee in 3DFX Interactive, Inc.

Leucadia National Corp. in its acquisition of ATX/Corecomm Communications through chapter 11, as well as its 'stalking horse' bid for VarTec Telecom

Falcon Industries in its successful Chapter 11 debtor litigation with the PBGC to terminate its pension plan

Sirius Satellite Radio in its out of court restructuring

Edwards Theatres, Inc. and its affiliates in their chapter 11 reorganization

Southern California Edison in its out of court restructuring

Distinctions

Best Lawyers in America, Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law - 2005-2014

Best Lawyers in America, Litigation - Bankruptcy - 2011-2014

Southern California Super Lawyers, 2010-2014 for Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights

Los Angeles Magazine, Rising Star in SuperLawyers Issue

AV/Preeminent Attorney as rated by Martindale-Hubbell, 5.0 out of 5.0

In the News

Gordon Silver Hires Super Lawyers

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that three recent additions to the firm were named Super Lawyers in 2014.

Posted on: Jul 22nd, 2014 Posted In: Press Releases Source:

Goldberg, Karasik and Salerno Noted in Troubled Company Reporter

The Troubled Company Reporter covered Gordon Silver's announcement that three highly regarded bankruptcy and restructuring partners are joining the firm. Eric D. Goldberg, Eve H. Karasik, and Thomas J. Salerno, will be joining our firm as shareholders and members of the firm's Business Restructuring & Bankruptcy practice group.

Posted on: Jun 19th, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Troubled Company Reporter

Goldberg, Karasik and Pham Noted in Wall Street Journal's Bankruptcy Beat

Eric D. Goldberg, Eve H. Karasik and Danielle A. Pham have joined law firm Gordon Silver and are opening the firm's first office in California.

Posted on: Jun 10th, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Wall Street Journal Bankruptcy Beat

Goldberg, Karasik and Salerno Join Gordon Silver

Gordon Silver adds three highly regarded bankruptcy and restructuring partners to the firm. Eric D. Goldberg and Eve H. Karasik have joined as shareholders in the Los Angeles office. Goldberg and Karasik are nationally known for their work on prominent bankruptcies. Thomas J. Salerno has joined our firm as a shareholder and administrative partner in charge of our Phoenix office. Salerno has represented parties in insolvency proceedings in 30 states and five countries.

Posted on: May 11th, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: VegasInc

Thomas Salerno Quoted in Am Law Daily

Thomas J. Salerno quoted in Am Law Daily / American Lawyer Media regarding why he left Squire Sanders to move to Gordon Silver.

Posted on: May 09th, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: American Lawyer Magazine - Am Law Daily

Gordon Silver Launches in L.A. with Two Laterals

Las Vegas law firm Gordon Silver has jumped into Los Angeles with the help of two bankruptcy and restructuring shareholders from now-defunct Stutman Treister & Glatt. Eric Goldberg and Eve H. Karasik will anchor the firm's fifth outpost nationwide, along with former Stutman associate Danielle A. Pham. The office will start with a bankruptcy and restructuring practice but will expand into new areas, including entertainment and intellectual property law.

Posted on: May 06th, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Daily Journal

Gordon Silver Heads Out California Way

Las Vegas law firm Gordon Silver is dipping a toe into the Los Angeles market with the help of two bankruptcy and restructuring specialists from Stutman Treister & Glatt, the longtime L.A. bankruptcy boutique that is shutting its doors this week.

Posted on: Apr 30th, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Daily Journal

Three Prominent Lawyers Move To Gordon Silver

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that three highly regarded bankruptcy and restructuring partners are joining the firm. Eric D. Goldberg and Eve H. Karasik will be joining as shareholders. They will be opening the firm's first California office in Los Angeles, effective May 1, 2014. Goldberg and Karasik are nationally known for their work on prominent bankruptcies.

Posted on: Apr 29th, 2014 Posted In: Press Releases Source:

Lateral Moves Abound: Gordon Silver Opening Office in L.A.

Los Angeles Business Journal Excerpt (April 28, 2014) -- The upcoming closure of top bankruptcy litigation boutique Stutman Treister & Glatt has led to a flurry of lateral moves as the firm's talent searches out landing spots. Eric Goldberg and Eve Karasik are opening a Los Angeles office for Las Vegas firm Gordon Silver.

Posted on: Apr 28th, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Los Angeles Business Journal

 
Reported CasesRepresentative Cases; Debtor Representations; Meruelo Maddox Properties, Inc. RE Loans; Edwards Theatres Circuit; Post Street Investors
 
ISLN901203470
 


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1888 Century Park East, 15th Fl.
Los AngelesCA 90067




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