Holly R. Holecek

Holly R. Holecek

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HOLLY R. HOLECEK is a partner at LH&M. Holly represents Chapter 7 trustees, Chapter 11 operating trustees, creditors and debtors in business and personal bankruptcy cases. Holly received her J.D. from St. John’s  University School of Law where she was the recipient of the full academic St. Thomas More Scholarship. During law school, she was extremely active in the Moot Court Honor Society as an executive board member and a National Team member. In 2007, she received a perfect score in the preliminary rounds and was the Fourth Best Advocate (out of 60) at the National Moot Court Competition in Child Welfare and Adoption Law. She was also honored as Best Advocate in the 2005 Rev. J. Tinnelly Moot Court Competition. In addition, Holly was active in the Bankruptcy Society and served as its Vice President for 2006-2007. Before joining LH&M as an associate in 2007, Holly was the firm’s first paralegal in 2002 and continued to work as a law clerk while earning her J.D.


  • J.D., St. John’s University School of Law, 2007
  • B.A., Wellesley College, magna cum laude, 2002

Bar Admissions

  • Courts of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • Courts of the State of New York
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York

Honors & Affiliations

  • Super Lawyers 2020
  • New York Super Lawyers Rising Star 2014-2019
  • Member, E.D.N.Y. Chapter 11 Lawyers’ Advisory Committee
  • Outstanding Women in the Law for 2016 from the Center for Children, Families and the Law at Hofstra University’s Maurice A. Deane School of Law
  • New York Super Lawyers Rising Star, Top Women in Business Bankruptcy 2015
  • Chair of the Bankruptcy Law Committee of the Nassau County Bar Association (2014-2016 term)
  • Vice-Chair of the Bankruptcy Law Committee of the Nassau County Bar Association (2012-2014 term)

Reported Decisions

O’Toole v. Wrobel (In re Sledziejowski), 533 B.R. 408 (Bankr. S.D.N.Y. 2015)

Barnard, Esq., as Trustee v. Joffe, et al. (In re Inflight Newspapers, Inc.), 423 B.R. 6 (Bankr. E.D.N.Y. 2010)

Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Nassau County Bar Association
  • Hudson Valley Bar Association
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