Laurie K. Furdyna, an Associate in the Sills Cummis & Gross Litigation Practice Group, is resident in the Firm’s New York office. Ms. Furdyna practices in the areas of complex commercial litigation, bankruptcy litigation and real estate litigation.
Ms. Furdyna has extensive experience representing clients in the state and federal courts of New York and has facilitated the resolution of claims related to breach of contract and fiduciary duty, business torts, enforceability of security interests, partnership and real estate disputes. She has also represented secured creditors in the successful resolution of a variety of litigated bankruptcy matters, including fraudulent conveyance actions, adversary proceedings to avoid security interests and motions for sanctions for alleged violations of the automatic stay or failure to comply with court orders.
Prior to joining the Firm, Ms. Furdyna was an attorney at Hogan Lovells, which she joined after serving as a judicial law clerk to both the Honorable Charles E. Ramos in the Commercial Division of the New York Supreme Court and the Honorable William C. Hillman in the United States Bankruptcy Court. Ms. Furdyna received her Juris Doctor from Brooklyn Law School, where she served as a Barry L. Zaretsky Bankruptcy & Commercial Law Center Fellow and was President of the Legal Association for Women (LAW). Upon graduation, she was awarded the Carole Mehlman Gould Prize, an annual prize honoring the student who, in the judgment of the faculty, made the greatest contributions to women’s rights while in law school.