MEghan M. Breen
B.A., summa cum laude, State University of New York at Albany, 2002
J.D., cum laude, Tulane Law School, 2005 (Tulane Journal of International and Comparative Law)
Meghan Breen focuses her practice in the areas of bankruptcy, creditors’ rights, and commercial litigation. In the area of bankruptcy, Ms. Breen represents creditors, trustees and business debtors in Chapter 11, 13 and 7 cases with respect to a full range of issues, including stay relief, Code § 363 sales, and fraudulent conveyance litigation. Ms. Breen also represents lending institutions and private lenders in commercial loan workout solutions, including restructuring and forbearance, and in the state court litigation including foreclosure, replevin, and actions on notes and guarantees.
Prior to joining Lemery Greisler, Ms. Breen was an associate at Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP in New York City where she represented creditors, equity holders, and creditors’ committees in chapter 11 restructurings. Ms. Breen’s practice included drafting and negotiating bankruptcy plans, DIP financing orders, and section 363 sale documents; defending clients in complex fraudulent transfer and preference actions; litigating fee disputes, valuation challenges, claim challenges, and stay relief; and advising creditors in the debt collection and claim administration process.
Ms. Breen is admitted to practice in the State of New York and before the United States District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of New York and the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. Ms. Breen is a member of the New York State Bar Association and is a board member of the Capital Region Bankruptcy Bar Association.