Taylor English’s collaborative, interdisciplinary approach to practicing law enhances my ability to provide our clients with excellent, responsive and value-conscious legal solutions over a broad range of practice areas.
Steve Greenberg is a leading creditors’ rights and business bankruptcy lawyer whose practice is anchored by his deep and broad experience in commercial litigation. By deploying both his litigation and his advisory skills, Mr. Greenberg achieves creative and cost-effective legal solutions for clients, helping them to address a wide range of commercial law issues.
Mr. Greenberg, a partner with Taylor English, is the chair of the firm’s Bankruptcy Practice Group, and a member of the firm’s Creditors’ Rights and Bankruptcy and Litigation and Dispute Resolution Practice Groups. Mr. Greenberg brings to these practice groups substantial experience in the areas of creditors’ rights and business bankruptcy law for creditors, committees, trustees and debtors, focusing on litigation in the bankruptcy and other federal courts, and in the state courts, as well as transactional and restructuring advisory work. Mr. Greenberg’s practice also encompasses commercial, real estate, construction, and general business litigation, zoning, condemnation, and land use law, and general business representation.
Mr. Greenberg’s clients have included banks and other financial institutions; insurance companies; pension funds; real estate investment trusts; commercial real estate developers, investors, owners, managers and brokers; commercial and residential construction companies and builders; architects and engineers; accountants; health care corporations; physician practices; manufacturing companies; technology firms; wireless telecommunications carriers and tower companies; as well as a variety of other businesses and individuals.
Before joining Taylor English in 2011, Mr. Greenberg was a partner with Holt Ney Zatcoff & Wasserman, a respected business law firm in Atlanta, where he practiced law for nearly 25 years. From 1978 through 1986, Mr. Greenberg practiced law in Virginia and in Washington, D.C., with Murphy, McGettigan & West, a boutique litigation law firm in Old Town, Alexandria; with Williams & Jensen, a Washington legislative law firm; and with Virginia Citizens for Better Reclamation, a non-profit organization in Southwest Virginia dedicated to improving strip-mining practices in the Appalachian region of Virginia.
State Bar of Georgia, Bankruptcy Section
Atlanta Bar Association, Bankruptcy Section and Litigation Section
Princeton Club of Georgia
Represented the liquidating trust of a bankrupt Real Estate Investment Trust based in Las Vegas, Nevada, in suing the former directors and officers of the REIT (and other parties) for breaches of fiduciary duty and negligence in the United States District Court for the District of Nevada and for avoidance and recovery of preferential and fraudulent transfers in the United States Bankruptcy Court in the same district from 2012 to 2014. The firm filed three lawsuits ...
Represented AFS Logistics, LLC as the successful bidder to purchase substantially all of the assets of Chapter 11 Debtor Trendset, Inc., in the United States Bankruptcy Court in Spartanburg, South Carolina. We handled this matter responsively and efficiently in one week from engagement to closing, including preparing and submitting the bid, winning the bid in a competitive auction, obtaining Bankruptcy Court approval of the proposed asset purchase, and closing ...
- December 13, 2016
- December 1, 2015
- December 1, 2014
- April 26, 2011
- Creditors' Rights and Bankruptcy
- Financial Institutions
- Health Care
- Lending and Corporate Finance
- Litigation and Dispute Resolution
- Real Estate
- Restaurant, Food and Beverage, and Licensing
University of Virginia School of Law, JD, 1978
Princeton University, AB, cum laude, 1975
District of Columbia
Courts & Adjudicative Bodies
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
U.S. District Court for Western District of Virginia
U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia
U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit
Georgia Trend Legal Elite, Bankruptcy, 2014-2016