Expertise: Mr. Goldstein represents individuals and businesses (hotels, restaurants, real estate developers, and shopping centers) in the restructuring and reorganization of their financial and credit situations. He has also represented unsecured creditors committees in chapter 11 bankruptcy cases, helping secure meaningful returns for his clients. Mr. Goldstein also has handled hundreds of chapter 7 bankruptcy cases and served as a chapter 7 panel trustee in the Western District of Virginia since 2003.
Recognition and community: Mr. Goldstein was named among the Legal Elite by Virginia Business magazine, and was elected by his peers as one of the Best Lawyers in America. He frequently shares his knowledge by lecturing on bankruptcy and insolvency matters both in classroom settings and to peer groups. He is currently a member of the Roanoke Bar Association, Virginia State Bar, Virginia Bar Association, Connecticut Bar Association, and the District of Columbia Bar Association.
Education: Mr. Goldstein graduated with a B.S. degree in Commerce from the University of Virginia, McIntyre School of Commerce (1983). He received his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Bridgeport School of Law in 1986, and attended Georgetown University’s Master of Laws Tax Program in 1987.
Personal: Mr. Goldstein resides in Salem, Virginia, with his wife and two children.
- Best Lawyers in America, 2006 – present
- Virginia’s Legal Elite, Virginia Business Magazine, 2005 – present