Otterbourg Attorney Appointed by Court as Trustee in Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

February 17, 2012

Melanie Cyganowski, former Chief Judge of the Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of New York and Otterbourg partner, has been appointed by the State Department of Health to operate the Batavia Nursing Home in Batavia, New York.  The Nursing Home was plagued by difficulties in recent months due to the legal troubles of its previous owner, who has been indicted by a federal grand jury.  The article from The Daily News announcing the appointment may be found here