Prominent Bankruptcy Lawyer Eve H. Karasik Has Joined Top Los Angeles Firm of Levene, Neale, Bender, Yoo & Brill as a Partner
April 2015 Los Angeles
Eve H. Karasik, a prominent bankruptcy and business restructuring attorney, has joined Levene, Neale, Bender, Yoo & Brill L.L.P., as a partner at one of the Los Angeles region’s leading firms specializing in bankruptcy, business reorganizations and commercial litigation. Her appointment was effective immediately.
Before joining LNBYB, Ms. Karasik was a shareholder in the bankruptcy group at Gordon Silver, a multi-practice firm, and managing shareholder at its firm’s Los Angeles office. She was named the 2015 Bankruptcy Attorney of the Year by the Century City Bar Association.
“We are very fortunate to have an attorney with Eve Karasik’s impeccable credentials and experience join our firm, and are excited about what we expect to be her significant contribution to the continued success of LNBYB,” said David L. Neale, co-managing partner of Levene, Neale, Bender, Yoo & Brill.
Ms. Karasik was also a senior shareholder at Stutman, Treister & Glatt, another one-time leading Los Angeles area bankruptcy law firm. One of her colleagues there was Gary Klausner, who joined Levene Neale in May 2014 as a senior partner.
“The addition of a prominent attorney like Eve Karasik to our staff of highly experienced and creative attorneys enhances our firm’s ability to achieve successful resolution of our clients’ complex financial challenges,” added Ron Bender, co-managing partner.
At Levene Neale, Ms. Karasik will continue to focus on corporate restructuring and bankruptcy, including the representation of Chapter 11 debtors, unsecured creditor and equity committees, trustees, secured and unsecured creditors, and parties involved in bankruptcy litigation
Since its founding in 1995, LNBYB has forged a strong presence in the Los Angeles legal community, known for expediting the resolution of complex issues for a diversity of prominent companies. The firm is considered a leader in the rescue and rehabilitation of financially distressed businesses and corporations.
Ms. Karasik is a board member of the American Bankruptcy Institute and the Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum. She is also a member of the International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation and Women’s Lawyers Association of Los Angeles. She was admitted to the California Bar in 1991, after earning her J.D. at University of Southern California Gould School of Law, Order of the Coif.