Garrick A. Hollander is a founder and partner of Winthrop Couchot Golubow Hollander, LLP. Mr. Hollander devotes his practice to representing primarily debtors in Chapter 11 reorganizations, as well as representing other constituents in insolvency matters. Mr. Hollander, a CPA with years of corporate finance experience, brings a unique business and financial understanding, perspective and approach to the practice of law. Since 1982, Mr. Hollander has been establishing, acquiring, and operating businesses in a variety of industries. In 1988, Mr. Hollander joined the audit department of a Big 8 accounting firm (Coopers & Lybrand). In 1992, Mr. Hollander served as the judicial extern law clerk to the Honorable Barry Russell, United States Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California and 9th Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel. After practicing law with one of Southern California’s oldest bankruptcy boutique law firms, Mr. Hollander gained significant experience while advising companies as a corporate financial advisor with an international consulting firm (Ernst & Young), as well as serving on the executive management team of a dot.com.
Mr. Hollander has been selected based on peer recognition and professional achievement as one of the ”Rising Stars in Southern California,” as well as “Top Lawyers of Southern California” and “Top Lawyers of Orange County,” representing the top 5% of practicing attorneys in Southern California, as published in Super Lawyer and Coast Magazine. Mr. Hollander has been repeatedly recognized by his peers as one of The Best Lawyers in America® in the area of Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law, as reported by U.S. News and World Report. Mr. Hollander also holds an “AV” peer rating, Martindale-Hubbell’s highest peer recognition for legal ability and ethical standards.
When Mr. Hollander is not advising his clients or acquiring and managing businesses, you can probably find him working out or spending time travelling or hanging out with his family.
Mr. Hollander has authored numerous articles, including:
Mr. Hollander also served on the Editorial Advisory Board for California Causes of Action