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Mark Mintz
Partner
201 St. Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70170-5100
504.582.8368 tel
504.589.8368 fax

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Mark Mintz is a partner practicing in the firm's Business & Commercial Litigation Practice Group. He joined the firm in 2008, after serving as a law clerk to the Honorable Carl J. Barbier of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana.

Mr. Mintz's practice focuses on a wide range of creditor and debtor rights, especially in the bankruptcy context. Mr. Mintz regularly represents secured and unsecured creditors in all types of bankruptcy cases. He has been retained by banks, international manufacturers, utilities, restaurant chains, hospitals, and mining companies, as well as the maritime and oil and gas-related industries. Mr. Mintz has also represented bankruptcy trustees in both Chapter 7s and 11s.

Mr. Mintz is an adjunct professor of law at Tulane Law School where he teaches a class on Business Reorganizations. 

Noteworthy

  • Named a "Rising Star" in the area of Bankruptcy: Business in the 2017 edition of Louisiana Super Lawyers (listed annually since 2014)
  • Named to Benchmark Litigation "Under 40 Hot List", 2016
  • Listed in Benchmark Litigation2017 as a Top Litigator Under 40

Representative Matters

  • Co-counsel for restaurant chain filing for Chapter 11, receiving bankruptcy plan confirmation allowing the debtor to remain open for business under new ownership.
  • Represented a coal mining company that filed Chapter 11, whose assets were sold at public auction after stabilizing the estate.
  • Represented a hospital in all matters of billing, collection, and bankruptcy matters.
  • Lead counsel to large engineering and construction firm in lawsuit to recover in excess of $20 million in unpaid fees.

News

Publications

  • "The Seventh Amendment and the CISG: Functional Factors in the Search for a Jury Trial Right"
    6 DePaul Bus. & Com. L.J. 143, 2007

Memberships

  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Louisiana Bar Association
  • The Jewish Federation of Greater New Orleans, Member, Board of Directors
  • Tulane Hillel, Member, Board of Directors
  • Tulane Law Review, Member, Board of Advisory Editors; Board Member, Alumni Association