Richard J. McCord
Practice Areas: Bankruptcy & Debtor/Creditor Rights Attorneys
Richard J. McCord is a Partner in the Bankruptcy Group. He has an in-depth understanding of bankruptcy law, gained from 30 years of experience in representing creditors, debtors in all areas of corporate and consumer bankruptcy matters.
Prior to joining the firm, he had his boutique law firm involved in many complex business negotiations and commercial litigation matters and was responsible for business bankruptcy proceedings and workouts. Since 1987, he has served as a Chapter 7 Panel trustee for the United States Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of New York. He also served as a Chapter 13 Trustee for the United States Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of New York from 1981 until 1992. He also is the Supervising Judge in charge of administrative duties for the City of Glen Cove, presiding over all phases of civil and criminal proceedings.
Mr. McCord has served as Chairman of the YMCA of Long Island Corporate Board and as Chairman of the Board of Managers of the YMCA at Glen Cove. In 2011, for his dedication and service to that organization, the YMCA of Long Island honored Mr. McCord as the Adult Volunteer of the Year.