The law firm of Kirby Aisner & Curley LLP, located in Scarsdale, N.Y., is pleased to announce that partners Dawn Kirby and Julie Cvek Curley have been recognized by Super Lawyers for their outstanding legal achievements. Kirby was selected by her peers for inclusion in New York Metro Super Lawyers 2020 in the field of Bankruptcy Law. Curley has been named to the Rising Stars list for the eighth consecutive year.
Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, is a rating service of exceptional lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys.
After decades of working with clients to overcome their financial and legal challenges, Dawn Kirby and Julie Cvek Curley founded the women-owned law firm of Kirby Aisner & Curley LLP with Erica Aisner in 2019.
“It’s an honor to be recognized by fellow peers, especially alongside my colleague, Julie,” said partner Dawn Kirby. “Our first priority at Kirby Aisner & Curley LLP is achieving the best possible outcome for our clients. Whether you’re looking to solve a business challenge or restructure personal debt, we’re committed to guiding you through.”
For 25 years, Dawn Kirby has enjoyed helping her clients forge their future. She has a deep knowledge of many industries, areas of law, and innovative solutions with extensive experience in Chapter 11, Chapter 13 and Chapter 7 bankruptcy. Heavily involved in the legal community, Kirby was the fifth woman president of the Westchester County Bar Association and is a past president of the Westchester Women’s Bar Association as well as a member of the House of Delegates of the New York State Bar Association. She is a former co-chair of the Bankruptcy Committee of the Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York, Westchester County Bar Association, and Westchester Women’s Bar Association. Kirby was also a semi-finalist in the Conrad B. Duberstein National Moot Court Competition.
“Congratulations to Dawn and all those honored this year,” said partner Julie Cvek Curley. “I’m grateful to work in a field that I find extremely rewarding and be surrounded by talented women who are as passionate about our mission as I am.”
Known for her creative thinking, pragmatism, and “never give up” attitude, Julie Cvek Curley represents debtors in areas of corporate and consumer bankruptcy, as well as foreclosure and mortgage defense, mortgage loan modification and real estate. Named Westchester’s Leading Attorney Under 40 at the 2018 Above the Bar Awards, Curley brings over 15 years of experience in corporate turnarounds, strategic consulting, financial and operational restructurings, and debtor bankruptcy situations. She has led numerous §363 sales processes in Chapter 11 cases. Curley is chair of the Westchester County Bar Association’s Bankruptcy Committee, past co-chair of the Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York’s Bankruptcy/Commercial and Banking Law Committee, and a member of Rockland County Women’s Bar Association.
Kirby Aisner & Curley LLP focuses in the areas of corporate and individual bankruptcy, restructuring, real estate, commercial transactions, foreclosure defense and mortgage modification. Commercial clients range from sole proprietors and family-owned businesses to small public companies in a broad range of industries, including real estate, not-for-profit, technology, hospitality, healthcare, marketing, retail, legal, lending and automotive.
Kirby Aisner & Curley LLP is located at 700 Post Road, Suite 237, Scarsdale, N.Y. and can be reached at (914) 401-9500 or by visiting www.kacllp.com.
About Kirby Aisner & Curley LLP
The law firm of Kirby Aisner & Curley LLP works with individual and corporate clients to overcome their financial and legal challenges and move forward toward growth. The firm offers outside general counsel services for small- to medium-size businesses that have varying legal needs, but not the means to hire exclusive counsel in-house. Small- and middle-market companies can benefit from the firm’s expertise in areas such as real estate, corporate turnarounds, strategic consulting, complex debt restructurings, and debtor bankruptcy. The firm’s Westchester County location is conveniently situated to serve the needs of clients in New York City, Long Island, Westchester and Rockland Counties, and the lower Hudson Valley. Visit Kirby Aisner & Curley LLP online at www.kacllp.com.
About Super Lawyers
Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Super Lawyers Magazine features the list and profiles of selected attorneys and is distributed to attorneys in the state or region and the ABA-accredited law school libraries. Super Lawyers is also published as a special section in leading city and regional magazines across the country. In the United States, Super Lawyers Magazine is published in all 50 states and Washington, D.C., reaching more than 13 million readers.
Dawn Kirby, Partner, Kirby Aisner & Curley LLP
Julie Cvek Curley, Partner, Kirby Aisner & Curley LLP