Richard B. Honig

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For over 30 years Richard B. Honig has specialized in bankruptcy, creditor and debtor rights, commercial transactions and commercial and corporate litigation. He has served as Chairman of the Bankruptcy Law Section of the New Jersey State Bar Association.

Mr. Honig has been a member of the United States Trustee’s Panel of Bankruptcy Trustees for the District of New Jersey and has also served as a Chapter 11 Trustee in many cases. Mr. Honig has been a Master of the Essex County Bar Association’s Bankruptcy Inn of Court, and is a frequent lecturer for the Institute for Continuing Legal Education.

Mr. Honig has been designated by the Judges of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey as an authorized bankruptcy mediator.

Mr. Honig is a member of the Bars of New Jersey, New York and the federal trial and appellate courts in those states.

Mr. Honig has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America and New Jersey Super Lawyers since 2005.

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Bankruptcy
  • Debtor and Creditor Rights
  • Commercial Transactions
  • Corporate and Commercial Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
973-621-9020  Phone
University Attended:
New York University, B.A., 1970
Law School Attended:
St. John's University, J.D., 1973
Year of First Admission:
1973, New Jersey; 1973, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey; 1980, U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit; 1981, New York; 1981, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York; 1981, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York; 1986, U.S. Supreme Court
New Jersey State Bar Association (Past Chair, Bankruptcy Law Section); American Bar Association; Association of the Federal Bar of the State of New Jersey; Commercial Law League.
Birth Information:
March 1, 1948

Peer Reviews

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Newark, New Jersey

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