Amir is an associate in the firm's Bankruptcy & Reorganization group. He has experience in banking and finance law, complex commercial litigation, business reorganizations, creditors' and debtors' rights under federal and state law, and constitutional litigation at the trial and appellate levels.

He routinely publishes articles on bankruptcy law and federal procedure in scholarly and professional journals. Prior to attending Harvard Law School, Amir graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania with a B.A. in English and Politics, Philosophy, and Economics.

Post-graduation, he spent 2 years in Brownsville, Texas as a member of Teach for America's Rio Grande Valley Corps. Having been born and raised in Tel Aviv, Amir is fluent in Hebrew.


  • Harvard Law School, 2011, J.D.
  • University of Pennsylvania, 2005, B.A., magna cum laude

  • New York
  • District of Columbia

  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • New York State Bar Association

  • Honorable Robert E. Grossman, U.S. Bankruptcy Court - Eastern District of New York, 1 August 2016 to 28 July 2017
  • Honorable John W. deGravelles, U.S. District Court - Middle District of Louisiana, 6 July 2015 to 26 August 2016
  • Honorable Catherine Peek McEwen, U.S. Bankruptcy Court - Middle District of Florida, 1 October 2013 to 30 September 2014
  • Honorable William V. Gallo, U.S. District Court - Southern District of California
  • Honorable Frederic H. Block, U.S. District Court - Eastern District of New York

  • Hebrew