close

Morris S. Bauer

Member | New Jersey

Morris S. Bauer has represented debtors, creditor committees, banks and other secured creditors, trade creditors, and landlords in Chapter 11 proceedings, and is a New Jersey bankruptcy mediator.

Businesses represented in Chapter 11 proceedings include a multi-state non-profit behavioral and mental health care facility, a regional supermarket chain, a national distributor of electronics, residential developers and income producing property owners, construction contractors, small businesses, and restaurants.

Mo has also been appointed by the Court as a Chapter 11 trustee, a liquidating trustee, an assignee for the benefit of creditors, and a bankruptcy mediator.

In addition to his bankruptcy practice, Mo has represented banks, equipment lessors, and one of the largest utility providers in commercial foreclosure and commercial collection matters.

Mo has been an instructor for the New Jersey Skills and Methods Course and the New Jersey Bankruptcy Inn of Court, and a panelist for the annual New Jersey Bankruptcy Bench-Bar Conference, the American Bankruptcy Institute, and local bar associations in New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

He has been involved in civic activities as a corporate advisory board member of Homeless Solutions, Inc.; and a board member of Team for Kids Foundation, Inc., a non-profit that provides funding for children of low-income families to play team sports. He is Vice-Chairman of the Washington Township, Morris County Zoning Board of Adjustment. He served as a member of the Washington Township Economic Development Committee from 1996 to 2003 and was President of the Jewish Center of Northwest Jersey.

Mo is included in the Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law section of the current edition of The Best Lawyers In America and the Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights section of New Jersey Super Lawyers.

Mo Bauer to Speak at 2019 NJSBA Annual Meeting and Convention

Mo Bauer to Speak at Bankruptcy Bench Bar Conference

Twelve Norris McLaughlin Attorneys Recognized by New Jersey Super Lawyers 2019

Mo Bauer to Speak at NJ CLE Panel Discussion

Twenty-five Norris McLaughlin Attorneys Named to 2019 Best Lawyers® List

Eighteen Norris McLaughlin Attorneys Recognized by New Jersey Super Lawyers 2018

Twenty-six Norris McLaughlin, P.A. Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in Best Lawyers

Nineteen Norris McLaughlin Attorneys Recognized by New Jersey Super Lawyers 2017

Twenty-nine Norris McLaughlin, P.A. Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in Best Lawyers

Mo Bauer to Speak at MCBA/MCLE Bankruptcy Seminar

Twenty Norris McLaughlin Attorneys Recognized by New Jersey Super Lawyers 2016

Thirty-One Norris McLaughlin, P.A. Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in Best Lawyers

Mo Bauer Speaks at ACG & TMA-NJ Meeting: “Revel’s Rippling Effect”

Twenty-Two Norris McLaughlin, P.A. Attorneys Recognized by New Jersey Super Lawyers

Thirty-Two Norris McLaughlin, P.A. Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in Best Lawyers

Twenty-Eight Norris McLaughlin, P.A.Attorneys Recognized by New Jersey Super Lawyers 2014

Thirty-One Norris McLaughlin, P.A. Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in Best Lawyers

Twenty-Seven Norris McLaughlin, P.A.Attorneys Recognized by New Jersey Super Lawyers

Twenty-Nine Norris McLaughlin, P.A. Attorneys Named Among Best Lawyers

Norris McLaughlin, P.A. Attorneys Participate in Somerset County Bar Foundation Marathon CLE Day

Thirty Norris McLaughlin, P.A.Attorneys Recognized by New Jersey Super Lawyers

Morris S. Bauer Speaks to Barrister’s Inn of Bar Association of Lehigh County

Morris Bauer to Speak on Health Care Reform at American Bankruptcy Institute Spring Meeting

Morris Bauer Speaks at the 12th Annual Bankruptcy Bench-Bar Conference

Norris McLaughlin, P.A.Addresses Madoff and Recent Investment Scandals

Norris McLaughlin, P.A.Attorney to Speak at Bankruptcy Bench-Bar Conference

Articles

Publications

  • “Small Business and Individual Chapter 11 Cases in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey,” NJSBA Annual Meeting and Convention, Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa, Atlantic City, NJ, May 17, 2019
  • “Lien and Mean: Whose Asset Is It Anyway?” Bankruptcy Bench Bar Conference, Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa, Atlantic City, NJ, April 4-5, 2019
  • “Small Business and Individual Chapter 11 Cases in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey,” K&L Gates, Newark, New Jersey, March 13, 2019
  • “Bankruptcy Topics for the Non-Bankruptcy Practitioner,” Norris McLaughlin, P.A., Allentown, Pennsylvania, June 13, 2018
  • “Bankruptcy Topics for the Non-Bankruptcy Practitioner,” Norris McLaughlin, P.A., Bridgewater, NJ, May 7, 2018
  • “The Effect of Bankruptcy On Your Case: What Every Lawyer Should Know,” MCBA, June 21, 2016
  • Moderator, “Revel’s Rippling Effect,” ACG NJ Joint Meeting with TMA NJ, Iselin, New Jersey, April 21, 2015
  • Somerset County Bar Foundation CLE Day, Bridgewater Manor, Bridgewater, New Jersey, May 11, 2011
  • Morris Bauer Moderates Panel at the 12th Annual Bankruptcy Bench-Bar Conference
  • Morris Bauer to Speak on Health Care Reform at American Bankruptcy Institute Spring Meeting
  • Somerset County Bar Foundation CLE Day, Bridgewater Manor, Bridgewater, New Jersey, May 11, 2011
  • Morris Bauer Moderates Panel at the 12th Annual Bankruptcy Bench-Bar Conference
  • Morris Bauer to Speak on Health Care Reform at American Bankruptcy Institute Spring Meeting
  • Hot Legal Issues in this Economy for Material Handling & Industrial Equipment Businesses, Norris McLaughlin, P.A., P.A., Bridgewater, New Jersey, June 16, 2009
  • Bankruptcy ABCs for Healthy Companies: What You Need to Know When Your Customer or Supplier Goes Bankrupty!“, Norris McLaughlin, P.A., P.A., Bridgewater, New Jersey, March 27, 2009
  • Strategies to Minimize Damage from Madoff & Other Recent Investment Scandals“, Norris McLaughlin, P.A., P.A., Bridgewater, New Jersey, March 26, 2009
  • Corporate Bankruptcy 101 and Select Bankruptcy Issues“, Norris McLaughlin, P.A., P.A., Bridgewater, New Jersey, March 24, 2009
  • Corporate Bankruptcy 101,” New Jersey Corporate Counsel Association, Bridgewater, New Jersey, October 21, 2008
  • “Sale of Assets,” Tenth Annual Hon. William H. Gindin Bankruptcy Bench-Bar Conference, East Brunswick, New Jersey, May 2, 2008
  • Panelist, Ninth Annual Hon. William H. Gindin Bankruptcy Bench-Bar Conference, April 13, 2007, Norris McLaughlin, P.A., P.A. Bridgewater, New Jersey, June 16, 2009

Mo’s client representations include the following:

  • Debtor representations: Kidspeace, Inc.; Quality Conservation Services, Inc.; The Grand Union Company, Emerson Radio Corp.; Treasure Island, Inc.; Precision Custom Coatings, LLC; The Furniture King, Inc.; Albanil Dyestuff Corporation; Jersey Shore Sports Arena; and Bridgewater Sports Arena, L.P.
  • Creditor Committee representations: Marburn Stores, Inc.; Service Concrete, Inc.; B. Moss Clothing Company; Lot Stores; and Integral Nuclear Associates
  • Lender, Equipment Lessor, and Collection representations: Fulton Bank, N.A.; Lafayette Ambassador Bank; United Community Bank; Olympus; and AT&T

Morris S. Bauer has earned the Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent® status. A description of the selection methodology can be found here. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

Morris S. Bauer was selected to the 2018 Super Lawyers list. The Super Lawyers List is issued by Thompson Reuters. A description of the selection methodology can be found here. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

Best Lawyers Award Badge
Morris S. Bauer was selected to the 2019 Best Lawyers® list. A description of the selection methodology can be found here. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

 

Contact this Attorney