Allan B. Diamond

Allan B. Diamond, the managing partner of Diamond McCarthy, is a renowned trial lawyer with more than three decades of handling complex commercial litigation, class actions and business insolvencies. With offices in Houston and New York City, he handles many cases with far-reaching domestic and global implications, including distressed financial situations with international cross-border litigation.

As lead counsel in several of the nation’s largest bankruptcy-related trials, Allan has appeared in federal, state and appellate courts throughout the country. He has taken cases to trial in the complex multi-district litigation proceedings involving the bankrupt international food and daily conglomerate, Parmalat, as well as in various other high profile global insolvency proceedings. He has also assisted the bankruptcy Trustee and legal team in connection with the ongoing law firm bankruptcy proceedings in Dreier, LLP in the Southern District of New York. Most recently, Allan was appointed by the Department of Justice and the bankruptcy court in San Francisco as the Chapter 11 Trustee of Howrey, LLP, one of the largest law firm bankruptcies in U.S. history.

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Job Types Partner
Areas of Practice 1) Bankruptcy, 2) Third Party & Professional Liability, 3) Grand Jury, 4) Real Estate and 5) White Collar
Law School Emory University School of Law (1979)
Education State University of New York at Oswego (B.S.,1975)
Most recent firm Diamond McCarthy LLP
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