Benjamin I. Finestone

Ben Finestone was ranked as a leading New York Bankruptcy/Restructuring individual by Chambers USA (2013–2021), was named a National Practice Area Star [Bankruptcy] and Litigation Star by Benchmark Litigation (2022) and was repeatedly recognized in’s “Litigator of the Week” publication, including for trial victories against Citibank and concerning Sanchez Energy on February 19 and March 19, 2021, respectively. Ben also has been recognized as a “Recommended Lawyer” by Legal 500, a “Super Lawyer” by New York Metro Super Lawyers (2013–2021), was one of 12 attorneys nationwide named as one of Turnarounds & Workouts’ “Outstanding Young Restructuring Lawyers” in 2011 and has received Turnaround Awards by the M&A Advisor in 2013 and 2018. In Chambers, clients stated: “He’s phenomenal. Everyone is taken aback at how good he is.” Ben is described as “super smart and motivated to find creative ways to make arguments that get good results for clients.”

Chapter Contribution

Chapter 22 | Litigation Trusts