Diocese of Rochester

The firm is counsel to the creditors' committee for the Diocese of Rochester, the first New York diocese to file a bankruptcy after New York state passed a one-year window under the civil statute of limitations for child sexual abuse. The chapter 11 case involves unique issues of the interplay between the automatic stay protecting the Diocese and a statute-of-limitations window that provides a fixed period of time for commencing cases against affiliated nondebtor entities.

Our website uses cookies to enhance site navigation, analyze site usage, and assist in our marketing efforts. By continuing to browse this website, you agree to our Privacy Policy.