David S. Elkind

David focused his practice on bankruptcy litigation; securities and other business litigation; and the representation of creditors, committees and debtors in bankruptcy and reorganization matters.

In the area of Bankruptcy & Business Restructuring, David represented creditors, committees and debtors in connection with a variety of matters, including litigation of fraudulent conveyance claims arising out of leveraged buyouts and other transactions, litigation of disputes under provisions of the Bankruptcy Code, preference litigation, and other bankruptcy matters. David also represented private equity firms in connection with the restructuring of their portfolio companies and parties acquiring assets through Chapter 11 plans and Section 363 acquisitions. In the area of corporate and commercial litigation, David’s practice included securities litigation, contract litigation, litigation relating to merger and shareholder agreements, and arbitration.

Prior to joining Ropes & Gray, David was a partner of Reboul MacMurray Hewitt & Maynard.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Litigation, 2) Business Restructuring and 3) Securities & Shareholder Litigation
Law School Columbia University School of Law (J D. 1975)
Admitted Year 1991
Education Princeton University,(B.A 1973 )
Bar Member / Association State Bar Of New York
Most recent firm Shearman & Sterling LLP
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