ARTHUR G. BAUMEISTER, JR. (Partner)

Mr. Baumeister has extensive experience representing clients in all facets of reorganization proceedings and commercial disputes, including troubled businesses, shareholders and principals, individual debtors, creditors’ committees, trustees, creditors, and financial institutions.  Mr. Baumeister has represented clients in state and federal courts in bankruptcy and commercial litigation matters, corporate dissolution, shareholder derivative actions, mortgage foreclosure actions, and secured transactions.  Mr. Baumeister is married with three children.

  • B.A., magna cum laude, 1981, Case Western Reserve University, Phi Beta Kappa, Western Reserve College
  • J.D., G. Joseph Tauro Scholar, 1986, Boston University School of Law

  • New York State
  • U. S. Bankruptcy Courts for the Western, Northern, Southern & Eastern Districts of New York
  • U. S. District Courts for the Western, Northern, Southern & Eastern Districts of     New York
  • U. S. Court of Claims
  • U. S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
  • U. S. Supreme Court

  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
  • Erie County Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association

  • American Board of Certification
  • Board-certified specialist in Business Bankruptcy
  • Board-certified specialist in Consumer Bankruptcy
  • Selected to Super Lawyers based on peer recognition and professional achievement 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017