Michael L. Schuster


Michael Schuster is an associate in the firm’s Litigation Department, focusing his practice on bankruptcy and restructuring matters. He has represented clients in all phases of insolvency, debt restructuring, reorganization and liquidation matters, including Chapter 7, 11, and 13 bankruptcy proceedings, adversary proceedings, assignments for the benefit of creditors, and out-of-court workouts.

While in law school, Michael made the nationwide top 8 in the ABA National Appellate Advocacy Competition.

Professional Highlights

Judicial Clerkships

Judge Michael E. Romero, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of Colorado, 2017-2021

Recognition & Accomplishments

Super Lawyers Rising Stars 2013-2016

Florida Legal Elite Rising Stars 2015-2016

AV Preeminent Rated, Martindale-Hubbell

Daily Business Review Top Dealmakers of the Year 2016 (Plantation Fashion Mall) and 2011 (Arch Aluminum & Glass)

Speaking Engagements

"Fall Bankruptcy Case Law Update," Colorado Bar Association, November 9, 2021



University of Florida Levin College of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2008)
Order of the Coif
Order of Barristers

University of Florida College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (B.S., cum laude, 2005)