Guillermo J. Gonzalez Esq.

Guillermo_Gonzalez.jpgMr. Gonzalez represents individuals and corporate entities in bankruptcy, commercial litigation, and corporate transaction matters.  He also currently represents several corporate entities as outside general counsel and advises them on complex transactions and issues. In the civil law, Mr. Gonzalez has successfully argued litigation matters before state and federal courts.

Prior to joining Scura, Wigfield, Heyer, Stevens & Cammarota, LLP, Mr. Gonzalez clerked for the Honorable Chief Judge Cecelia G. Morris in the United States Bankruptcy Court in the Southern District of New York. Mr. Gonzalez graduated from Syracuse University College of Law, where he was an Executive Editor of the Journal of Science and Technology Law. During law school, Mr. Gonzalez was a student attorney in the Criminal Defense Clinic and Securities & Arbitration Clinic, where he represented clients before federal and local courts.

Areas of Practice

  • Bankruptcy
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Transactions
  • Outside General Counsel

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • S. District Court District of New Jersey
  • S. District Court Southern District of New York
  • S. District Court Eastern District of NewYork 

Education

  • Syracuse University College of Law, Syracuse, New York
    • J.D.
  • Seton Hall University, South Orange, New Jersey
    • B.A. cum laude

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • New Jersey State Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Passaic County Bar Association

Continuing Legal Education Presentations/Publications

  • Presentation Material Drafter New York City Bankruptcy Conference, American Bankruptcy Institute, GSC Group Case Study and Other Ethic Matters, 2014
  • Group Leader, Hudson Valley Bar Association, Annual New Deal For Consumer Bankruptcy 2015
  • Presentation Material Drafter, 18th Annual William H. Gindin Bankruptcy Bench Bar Conference, Involuntary Bankruptcies 

Past Employment Positions

  • United States Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of New York for the       Honorable Cecelia G. Morris, Chief Judge, Law Clerk
  • Office of the Attorney General, State of New Jersey, Intern
  • New York City Business Integrity Commission, Paralegal
  • Simpson, Thacher & Bartlett LLP, Litigation Paralegal