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Neuner, Steven R. Esq.
Willow Ridge Executive Office Park 750 Route 73 South Suite 210 Marlton, NJ
Phone: (856) 596-2828
Fax: (856) 985-6176


Current Employment Position(s)


Year Joined Organization: 1993

Lawyer Overview

Mr. Neuner's practice focuses in the areas of Bankruptcy, Commercial and Business Law, Strategic Business and Asset Protection Planning and Real Estate. He has been and continues to be a member of the panel of Bankruptcy Trustees appointed to administer Chapter 7 and Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases in New Jersey. In that capacity, he regularly supervises and administers assets totaling over Two Million Dollars in value and over 600 cases per year involving everything from individuals to businesses with multi-million dollar annual sales. He has served as Creditor's Committee Counsel and Chapter 11 Operating Trustee for several businesses. In addition to serving as a Bankruptcy Trustee, Mr. Neuner represents businesses and individuals seeking bankruptcy protection under the reorganization provisions of Chapters 11 and 13 and in liquidation proceedings under Chapter 7 of the Bankruptcy Code. He also helps business and individual creditors to protect their rights in bankruptcy proceedings. He regularly appears in the United States Bankruptcy Court. He is called upon on a regular basis to be a speaker or seminar panelist discussing topics of interest to the bankruptcy bar. He has authored several articles discussing topics of current interest to Bankruptcy Practitioners. Since 1993, he has been certified as a Business Bankruptcy Specialist.

Areas of Practice

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor's Rights
  • Real Estate
  • Business Organizations
  • Commercial Law and Litigation
50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Representative Clients

  • Barry Sharer, CPA (Bankruptcy Trustee)
  • Alfred T. Giuliano (Bankruptcy Trustee)
  • Rentrak Corporation (Inventory Leasing
  • First Federal Bank of Charleston (Secured Lending)
  • American Lenders Facilities Inc. (Secured Lending)
  • Federal Acceptance Corp. (Secured Lending)
  • Glenning Co. LLC (Restaurant;Chap 11 Debtor in Posession)
  • Teremark, LLC (Chapter 11 Debtor in Possession)
  • Illuminating Experiences Inc. (wholesale Lighting)
  • Thomas Subranni, Chapter 7 Trustee
  • MoneyGram International
  • Cape May County Municipal Utilities Authority (Bankruptcy Counsel)

Representative Cases

West Practice Categories

Bankruptcy Law, Collections & Repossessions, Commercial Bankruptcy, Consumer Bankruptcy, Creditors' Rights, Debt Discharge, Foreclosures, Garnishment, Reorganizations & Restructuring, Workouts, Business & Commercial Law, Commercial Leasing, Consumer Protection, Contracts, Debtor/Creditor, Franchising, Lemon Law, Secured Transactions, Transactions, Uniform Commercial Code, Warranties, Business Organizations, Business Successions, Closely Held Businesses, Corporate Governance, Directors' & Officers' Liability, Dissolution, Formation & Business Planning, Joint Ventures, Limited Liability Companies, Partnerships, Reorganizations, Shareholders' Rights, Trade Associations, Collections, Construction Contracts, Housing & Construction Defects, Litigation & Appeals, Bankruptcy Litigation, Federal Appellate Practice, State Appellate Practice, State Trial Practice, Real Estate Law, Commercial Real Estate, Condemnation, Condominiums & Cooperatives, Conveyancing, Eminent Domain, Land Use & Zoning, Mortgages & Foreclosures, Residential Real Estate, Title Insurance


Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 1980
  • Pennsylvania, 1979
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1980
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1981
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1981
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1991


  • Business Bankruptcy Law, American Board of Certification, 1998
  • Business Bankruptcy, Commercial Law League Academy, 1993

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees, 1990 - Present (Trustee Member, President's Circle)
  • Burlington County Bar Association, 1980 - Present (Member)
  • Camden County Bar Association, 1980 - Present (Member)
  • Marlton Rotary Club, 1983 - 1986 (President)
  • Marlton Rotary Club, 1983 - 1986 (Member)
  • American Bankruptcy Institute, 1996 - Present (Member)
  • New Jersey Bankruptcy Trustee Association, 1996 - 1998 (Secretary-Treasurer)
  • New Jersey Bankruptcy Trustee Association, 1999 - 2001 (President)
  • New Jersey Bankruptcy Trustee Association, 1998 - 1999 (Vice-President)
  • New Jersey Bankruptcy Inns of Court, 2005 - Present (Master)
  • American Bankruptcy Institute, 1993 - Present (Member)
  • Commercial Law League of America, 1991 - Present (Member)
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Bankruptcy Law Section, 1980 - Present (Member)

Honors and Awards

  • Selected as one of New Jersey's Top 100 Super Lawyers, March 1, 2007 - December 31, 2008
  • Designated a Master in Bankruptcy Law by Bankruptcy Inns of Court, November 1, 2005 - Present

Classes and Seminars

  • Presenter, "Pitfalls Operating in the Zone of Insolvency and Related Topics", Annual Conference of New Jersey Society of CPA's, 2003
  • Master/Presenter, Program on Bankruptcy Issues and Problems in Divorce Context, Forkin Matrimonial Inns of Court, 1998 - 1999
  • Seminar Panelist, William H. Gindin Bankruptcy Law Committee Bench-Bar Conference, 1992 - 1993
  • Seminar Panelist, William H. Gindin Bankruptcy Law Committee Bench-Bar Conference, 1999 - Present
  • Seminar Panelist, William H. Gindin Bankruptcy Law Committee Bench-Bar Conference, 2001 - 2003
  • Seminar Panelist, Camden-Burlington County Joint Bankruptcy Conference, 1999

Pro Bono Activities

  • Rutgers-Camden Pro Bono Bankruptcy Clinic, 1992 - Present
  • Director, American Red Cross Blood Services, Penn-Jersey Region, 2000 - 2003
  • Trustee, New Jersey Bankruptcy Lawyers Foundation, 2006 - 2007
  • Coordinator, Trainer and Presenter, New Jersey Bankruptcy Law Foundation Financial Literacy Project, November 1, 2005 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Wizmur, Neuner and Ventura, Partner, 1987 - 1993
  • Sagot, Wizmur and Neuner, Partner, 1983 - 1987
  • Leonard M. Sagot and Associates, Philadelphia, PA, Associate, 1981 - 1983


  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey School of Law - Camden, Camden, New Jersey, 1979
    Doctor of Jurisprudence
  • University of California, Santa Cruz, California, 1974
    Bachelor of Arts
    Major: Politics
  • Reed College, Portland, Oregon

Published Works

  • Protecting Your Fees When Your Client Files for Bankruptcy, New Jersey Trial Lawyer, July, 1990
  • Staying Retained and Protecting Your Fees when a Client files for bankruptcy, New Jersey Law Journal, February, 1998
  • Treating the Accident Victim and Getting Paid, Journal of New Jersey Dental Association, Spring, 2000


  • Barry Sharer, Trustee
  • Alfred T. Giuliano, CPA, Giuliano Miller and Co.
  • Stanton D. Meltzer, CPA, Gold Meltzer Plasky and Wise