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Overview

Schuyler Carroll serves as a trusted advisor to a wide range of clients, helping them develop solutions and strategic alternatives to their most complex restructuring matters. His practice focuses primarily on Chapter 11, 15 and 7 bankruptcy proceedings; distressed acquisitions; creditors’ rights enforcement; and litigation and advisory work. Clients also turn to him for out-of-court workouts and non-judicial reorganizations and restructurings.

Schuyler represents debtors, creditor committees, trade creditors, claims traders, and secured and unsecured creditors across a wide range of industries, including financial services, real estate, health care, retail, manufacturing, e-commerce, technology, telecommunications and hospitality.

He is particularly skilled in counseling parties on potential bankruptcy issues related to nonbankruptcy transactions such as investments, loans, and mergers and acquisitions. Schuyler also often represents buyers and sellers of distressed debt and equity, and he has extensive experience representing acquirers of assets of insolvent and bankrupt companies.

Schuyler has in-depth experience in enforcement of creditors’ rights and litigation in creditors’ rights in state and federal courts. His litigation background includes fraud claims, loan recovery and collection actions, fraudulent conveyance actions, foreclosures and replevin actions, enforcement proceedings, reclamation and other actions under the Uniform Commercial Code, loan participation and syndication actions, defense of lender liability, and usury and fraud claims.

  • The 2018 Bankruptcy Institute
    Speaker
  • Commercial Real Estate Financing 2019
    Speaker
  • VALCON 2017: Emerging Valuation Issues in Bankruptcy and Beyond on Issues in Bankruptcy and Beyond
    Speaker
  • The Knowledge Group
    Speaker
  • Diversity and Inclusion in Managing Partners Forum
    Speaker

Education

  • Binghamton University, B.A.
  • St. John's University School of Law, J.D., cum laude

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York

Bar Admissions

  • New York

Recognition

  • Received “AV Preeminent” Professional Rating, Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory
  • Named one of New York’s Top Rated Lawyers by American Lawyer Media (2013)

Affiliations

  • Member, Enhance Diversity in the Profession Committee – New York City Bar Association
  • Member, 2018 Civil Court Independent Screening Panel, New York County Democratic Committee
  • Member, Turnaround Management Association 
  • Member, Diversity Champion Award Selection Committee – New York City Bar Association
  • Member, New York County Civil Court Independent Judicial Screening Panel
  • Member, Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Advisors
  • Member, American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Member, Unsecured Trade Creditors Committee
  • Member, Real Estate and Business Reorganization Committee