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John C. Molluzzo, Jr. is Of Counsel in the Litigation Practice of the firm's New York office. Mr. Molluzzo is an experienced litigator and trial lawyer with a diverse practice that focuses on complex commercial litigation and arbitration, with an emphasis on contract disputes, shareholder derivative and securities claims, and antitrust claims, as well as representing clients before regulatory agencies. Mr. Molluzzo has taken matters to arbitration and trial before the International Chamber of Congress, Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), and bankruptcy court. Mr. Molluzzo has also argued multiple appeals. He also has deep experience with real estate litigation and creditors rights, including commercial foreclosures, Uniform Commercial Code foreclosures, and litigating disputes among purchasers, sellers, and operators of commercial real property.

Concentrations

  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Securities Litigation
  • Uniform Commercial Code foreclosures/public sales
  • Partnership and Limited Liability Company disputes

Capabilities

Experience

  • Represented technology company in securities litigation.
  • Represented pharmaceutical company in antitrust dispute.
  • Represented international movie theater company in contract dispute.
  • Represented several real estate clients and creditors with regard to UCC remedies, LLC disputes, and foreclosures.
  • Represented biotechnology company in ICC arbitration.
  • Represented analytics companies before regulatory authorities and in derivative litigation.
  • Represented international bank in FINRA arbitration proceedings and trial.
  • Represented major accounting firm in tax shelter litigation.
  • Represented non-profit charitable organization in $2 million breach of contract litigation.
  • Represented large real estate company in securities litigation and Securities and Exchange Commission investigation.
  • Represented debtor in bankruptcy equity committee trial.
  • Represented casino entertainment company in breach of contract litigation.

°Some of the above matters were handled by Mr. Molluzzo prior to his joining Greenberg Traurig, LLP.

  • Legal Intern, Richmond County District Attorney, Supreme Court Trial Division, New York, 2004

Recognition & Leadership

  • Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, New York Metro Super Lawyers, 2017
    • Listed, "Rising Stars," 2016

Credentials

Education
  • J.D., Columbia Law School, 2006
    • Articles Editor, Journal of Eastern European Law
    • Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
  • A.B., magna cum laude, Georgetown University, 2003
Admissions
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York