Attorney Gregory Messer
Providing debt relief for individual and business clients in the New York City area for more than three decades
Gregory Messer, a principal in The Law Offices of Gregory M. Messer, has been practicing bankruptcy law for over 38 years. He represents business and consumer debtors and creditors in Chapter 7, Chapter 11 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy matters. Mr. Messer has the legal acumen needed to handle even the most complex bankruptcy matters for consumers and companies. He frequently receives referrals from other attorneys and past clients who speak highly of his professional abilities. Board Certified in Consumer Bankruptcy Law by the American Board of Certification since 1995, Mr. Messer has been a panel trustee for the Chapter 7 Trustee Panel for the Eastern and Southern districts of New York for 38 years. He has served as a Chapter 11 Trustee, Post Confirmation Trustee and Plan Administrator in various bankruptcy cases. Mr. Messer also served as a Mediator in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of New York.
Mr. Messer is Board Certified in Consumer Bankruptcy Law by the Americen Bankruptcy Institute and a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation. He is a frequent lecturer on bankruptcy topics for the Practicing Law Institute, the New York City Bar Association and the Brooklyn Bar Association. In addition to his certification and panel appointment, Mr. Messer is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, and is listed in Super Lawyers and the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers™. Mr. Messer received the Frieda S. Nisnewitz Award for Service to the Brooklyn community as well as the Brooklyn Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Pro Bono Award. Recently he was honored by St. Nicks Alliance for his work in the acquisition of a Senior Citizen Center. He routinely works with debtors and creditors.
Mr. Messer has been a panel member for the Chapter 7 Trustee Panel for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York since 1980. He is a fellow in the American Bar Foundation, and he is a member of the Nassau County Bar Association, the Brooklyn Bar Association, the New York State Bar Association and the American Bar Association. He is also a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute, the National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees, New York County Lawyers Association and the Bar Association of the City of New York.
An authority on bankruptcy law, Mr. Messer is a frequent lecturer for the New York State Bar Association, the Practicing Law Institute, the Bar Association of the City of New York, the New York County Lawyers Association and the Brooklyn Bar Association.
Mr. Messer is treasurer of the Brooklyn Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project, an organization dedicated to helping low-income Brooklyn residents who have legal needs. He routinely takes on pro bono cases for indigent clients.
Contact the Law Office of Gregory Messer
Reach out to the Law Office of Gregory Messer online or at 718-717-2368 to schedule a free initial consultation. Our office is located across the street from the U.S. District Bankruptcy Court in Brooklyn and is close to the Borough Hall and Court Street subway stations. We serve residents throughout Brooklyn, Bronx, Manhattan, Staten Island and Long Island.
To ensure every client’s filing receives the attention it deserves, we are an appointment-only law firm with flexible hours adjustable to fit your needs.