Paul J. Labov



Paul J. Labov is a litigation partner with Foley & Lardner LLP and a member of the firm’s Bankruptcy & Business Reorganizations Practice.

Paul represents a wide range of clients in the chapter 11 and corporate work-out space, including official committees of unsecured creditors, ad hoc creditor groups, institutional and non-traditional lenders, large unsecured creditors, trustees, and liquidation trusts. In addition, Paul represents and advises private equity firms in the purchase and sale of distressed debt and assets.


  • Seton Hall University School of Law (J.D., 2002)
  • George Washington University (B.A., 1999)


Paul has been recognized for his work in financial restructuring and bankruptcy by both the New York Super Lawyers® list in 2018 and the New York Super Lawyers – Rising Stars® list (2013 – 2017).


  • New York
    • U.S. District Court for the Southern, Eastern, and Western Districts of New York
  • New Jersey
    • U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey

Selected Representative Experience

Paul has served as Counsel for Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of:

  • AMSCO Steel Company, LLC
  • Bailey Tool Manufacturing
  • Beaulieu Group, LLC
  •, Inc
  • Family Christian Stores
  • Garces Restaurant Group, Inc.
  • United Support Solutions
  • Uplift RX, LLC

*Certain of these matters were handled prior to joining Foley.


  • New Jersey State Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Bankruptcy Inns of Court, Former Student
  • American Bankruptcy Institute