David M. Eisenberg is a shareholder in the firm’s Bankruptcy, Restructuring and Debtor-Creditor Rights Practice Group as well as the firm’s Financial Services and Real Property Litigation Group. He concentrates his practice on business related insolvency, commercial litigation and collection matters in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, U.S. District Court and in state court proceedings, as well as out of court loan modifications and workouts.
Mr. Eisenberg’s clients include debtors, creditors, and receivers in state and federal courts. A substantial portion of Mr. Eisenberg’s practice involves representation of creditors, including financial institutions, in all matters involving consumer debt cases filed under chapters 7 and 13, including lift of bankruptcy stay actions, defense of preference and avoidance actions, and objections to the discharge of debt.
As part of Mr. Eisenberg’s extensive experience, he has represented suppliers, contractors, and union fringe benefit funds in the construction industry and receivers appointed in matters instituted by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. He engages in pro bono representation of bankruptcy debtors in non-dischargeability proceedings.
Prior to the practice of law, Mr. Eisenberg worked in sales in the heavy construction equipment industry, and in computer hardware and software.
Mr. Eisenberg has been recognized as a Michigan Super Lawyers® Rising Star from 2013-2015 in the practice area of business bankruptcy and creditor debtor rights.
He has also been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 2020 edition of the Best Lawyers in America® in the practice area of bankruptcy and creditor debtor rights/insolvency and reorganization law.
Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio, Bachelor of Arts with honors, 1997
University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, Juris Doctor, 2005
State Bar of Michigan
American Bar Association
State Bar of Michigan, admitted 2005
U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Michigan