Yitzchaki, Doron

Education

University of Judaism College of Arts and Sciences

B.A., 2000
  • summa cum laude
  • Valedictorian

University of Michigan Law School

J.D., 2008
  • magna cum laude
  • Order of the Coif
  • Clinical work on behalf Washtenaw County Workers Center

Bar Admission

Michigan

Doron Yitzchaki

Member

Prominent Assignments

Successfully defended against bankruptcy claim objections resulting in the allowance of more than $20 million in creditor claims.

Filed involuntary bankruptcy against automotive supplier on behalf of petitioning creditor preventing auction of debtor's assets by landlord.

Represented a leading retail chain as a tenant-creditor in the General Growth Properties bankruptcy.

Represented a major jewelry designer and distributor as a consignor-creditor in several large retailer bankruptcies around the country.

Represented affiliated trucking companies as debtors-in-possession in a complex Chapter 11 bankruptcy.

Successfully defended clients against a variety of lawsuits brought by bankruptcy trustees, including preference and turnover actions.

Representative Clients

  • Angstrom Automotive Group LLC
  • Bank of America, N.A.
  • Caterpillar Financial Services, Inc.
  • Fiat Chrysler
  • Fifth Third Bank
  • Johnson Controls, Inc.
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A.
  • Mercantile Bank of Michigan
  • National Asset Advisors, LLC
  • Special Asset Collection Group
  • Visteon Corporation

Professional Involvement

  • Co-chair, Bankruptcy Committee of the Federal Bar Association, Eastern District of Michigan
  • Michigan Defense Trial Counsel 
  • Washtenaw County Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • Beth Israel Congregation, Board Member