Trevor Hoffmann Bankruptcy Restructuring Attorney Lawyer

Trevor Hoffmann

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Trevor Hoffmann Bankruptcy Restructuring Attorney Lawyer



Trevor Hoffmann is a director in the firm’s New York office. Trevor’s practice focuses on distressed M&A transactions on behalf of private equity firms, as well as traditional representation of creditors (including financial institutions, funds, landlords and trade creditors), special servicers, acquirers, and estate fiduciaries in all phases of restructuring. 

Trevor’s practice includes regular appearances in bankruptcy courts throughout the United States, including in New York, Delaware, California, Texas and Nevada. He advises clients in both the transactional and litigation arenas, including on everything from financial restructuring and workouts to safe harbors transactions, avoidance actions, distressed debt, section 363 auctions and sales, plans of reorganization, and mergers and acquisitions. Trevor was recently featured by Thompson Reuters Practical Law for his current work and key legal developments in the Bankruptcy and Restructuring world. 

Trevor trained as a Canadian lawyer before moving to New York City in 2001. Since that time, he has immersed himself in domestic and cross-border cases involving everything from real estate, software, financial institutions and cable companies to airlines, leisure and energy companies. 


  • Best Lawyers in America® (2021-2023): Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization
  • New York Super Lawyers, Thomson Reuters, 2013-2017, 2021-2022
  • New York Super Lawyers Rising Stars, Thomson Reuters, 2011-2012


  • Thomson Reuters Practical Law Bankruptcy Service, Advisory Board

  • Federal Bar Council Bankruptcy Litigation Committee


  • New York


  • University of Alberta  (B.C., 1995)
  • University of Toronto  (LL.B., 1999)