Salvatore LaMonica

Salvatore LaMonica

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SALVATORE LaMONICA is a partner and co-founder of LH&M. After graduating from law school, he was employed at the Manhattan District Counsel of the Internal Revenue Service. From 1989 to 1991, Salvatore served as a law clerk to the Honorable Dorothy Eisenberg, United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Eastern District of New York. From there, he became a partner at Jaspan Schlesinger Silverman & Hoffman, located in Garden City, New York, as a member of their bankruptcy and workout department. In 1998, he started LH&M with the other founding partners. Salvatore is a frequent lecturer on bankruptcy and bankruptcy-related issues.

On March 4, 2009, Salvatore was appointed to the panel of Chapter 7 trustees of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.


  • J.D., Hofstra University School of Law, 1988
  • B.S., Manhattan College, 1985
  • Xaverian High School, Brooklyn, New York, 1981

Bar Admissions

  • Courts of the State of New York
  • United States District Court for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York

Honors & Affiliations

  • Managing Editor, Hofstra Law Review (1987-1988)
  • Frequent lecturer for the National Bankruptcy Institute, the Nassau County Bar Association and the Suffolk County Bar Association on bankruptcy related matters


  • An Analysis of the Condominium and Cooperative Abuse Relief Act of 1980, Hofstra Law Review, Volume 15:3 (1988) (author)

Professional Associations

  • Nassau County Bar Association
  • Turnaround Management Association, Long Island Chapter
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Columbian Lawyers of Nassau County
  • American Bankruptcy
  • Institute National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees
  • LH&M is considered a debt relief agency.
    LH&M helps people file for bankruptcy relief under the Bankruptcy Code.

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