Ari Newman

Ari Newman: Attorney with Greenberg Traurig, LLP
  • Of Counsel at Greenberg Traurig, LLP (2021 Attorneys)
  • 333 SE 2nd Avenue, Suite 4400, Miami, FL 33131
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Ari Newman has deep experience handling complex legal issues that arise in business reorganizations, liquidations, distressed asset acquisition and sales, financial restructurings, and adversary proceeding litigation. His representations include Chapter 11 debtors, Chapter 7 trustees, secured creditors, unsecured creditors, distressed asset purchasers and sellers, and DIP lenders, as well as representing parties seeking to recover, or defend against, preferential and fraudulent transfers.

Recognition & Leadership

Awards & Accolades

•Member, Winning Team, “Distressed M&A Deal of the Year (Small Cap)” for the sale of Nighthawk Energy, Global M&A Network’s Americas M&A Atlas Awards, 2018
•Member, Winning Team, Global M&A Network’s Turnaround Atlas Award, Chapter 11 Restructuring of the Year - Middle Markets, for the restructuring of Optima Specialty Steel, 2018
•Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Florida Super Lawyers, Rising Star, 2015-2018
•Member, Winning Team, U.S. News - Best Lawyers Law Firm of the Year in Bankruptcy & Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency & Reorganization Law and Litigation - Bankruptcy, 2013

Areas of Practice (1)

  • Restructuring & Bankruptcy

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
305.579.0868  Phone
305.579.0717  Fax
University Attended:
Yeshiva University, B.A., Economics, summa cum laude, Departmental Award in Economics, 2004-2005, 2005
Law School Attended:
University of Miami School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, University of Miami Inter-American Law Review, Recipient, Fellowship Prize, Center for Ethics and Public Service, 2008, Recipient, CALI Excellence Award: Introduction to Financial Accounting for Lawyers, 2008
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida; U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida; 2008, Florida; U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida

Professional & Community Involvement

•Member, Bankruptcy Bar Association for the Southern District of Florida
•Member, Miami-Dade County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division
•Member, American Bankruptcy Institute
•Member, American Bar Association

Reported Cases:
Experience: Summer Associate, Greenberg Traurig, Summer 2007; Legal Intern, Crescent Heights of America, Inc., Summer 2006
Payment Information:
  • Accepts American Express

Peer Reviews

5.0/5.0 (2 reviews)
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