Brian P. Morgan



Brian Morgan represents companies in commercial disputes in both state and federal courts across the country, with an emphasis on financial litigation, claims against professional service firms, commercial landlord/tenant actions, and suits involving complex accounting and damages issues.

Brian also represents debtors, trustees, committees, and secured and unsecured creditors in complex Chapter 11 matters that include, among other issues, objections to confirmation, motions to dismiss, motions for the appointment of a chapter 11 trustee, relief from the automatic stay, claims objections, and disputes concerning the assumption or rejection of leases and lease cure amounts. Further, Brian regularly prosecutes and defends clients in avoidance action litigation, including preference and fraudulent transfer actions.

While in law school, Brian interned for the Honorable David B. Vaughan, justice of the Supreme Court of New York, Kings County. He joined the firm following a clerkship with the Honorable W. Hunt Dumont, presiding judge of the Superior Court of New Jersey, Morris County.

Related Industries


Bar Admissions

New Jersey
New York

Court Admissions

U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York


Superior Court of New Jersey, Morris County, Hon. W. Hunt Dumont, 2008-2009


Fordham University School of Law
J.D. Fordham Environmental Law Review (2008)

University of Rochester
B.A. (2004)

Leadership & Community

Pro Bono

Brian provided representation to unaccompanied minors from Central America seeking legal immigration status, as well as individuals on post-conviction supervision under federal reentry court program.

Professional Associations

  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • New York City Bar Association


  • Kids in Need of Defense (KIND) Pro Bono Attorney of the Year
  • Best Lawyers® — "Ones to Watch," Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law, 2021-24
  • Faegre Drinker — Pro Bono Honor Roll, 2020-22
  • New York Super Lawyers — Rising Star, 2017-22
  • New Jersey Super Lawyers — Rising Star, 2014-22
Awards Methodology
No aspect of these recognitions has been approved by the highest court of any state.
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