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Heinz Binder

Heinz Binder

Binder & Malter LLP
  • Bankruptcy, Business Law, Landlord Tenant ...
  • California, USDC: Central District of California, USDC: Eastern District of California, USDC: Northern District of California, USDC: Southern District of California
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Summary

Mr. Binder has over 35 years of experience representing businesses and individuals as debtors or creditors in all types of bankruptcy matters and corporate restructuring. In addition to his considerable bankruptcy experience, Mr. Binder frequently represents businesses and individuals in real estate and business matters, collection and collection defense, and commercial law disputes. Mr. Binder’s practice also includes asset protection planning, creditor negotiations and workouts, debtor-creditor rights, tax disputes, bankruptcy appeals, and representing under-insured defendants in settlement negotiations and mediations.

Mr. Binder is active in the local Silicon Valley community, frequently lecturing on bankruptcy and related topics such as asset protection planning. Mr. Binder has been featured as a guest lecturer at the Santa Clara University School of Law on a number of occasions and spoken to numerous professional organizations, including the National Bankruptcy Institute (NBI), Bay Area Bankruptcy Forum (BABF), California Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB), the Construction Financial Management Association, and the Santa Clara County Bar Association. Mr. Binder has been named as a Northern California “Super Lawyer” in Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights every year since its inception in 2004.

Mr. Binder was born in Heidenheim, Germany, is married to his wife, Theresia, and has two sons. Mr. Binder’s interests include photography, travel, biking, hiking, and pinball.

Practice Areas
    Bankruptcy
    Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Debt Relief
    Business Law
    Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
    Landlord Tenant
    Evictions, Housing Discrimination, Landlord Rights, Rent Control, Tenants' Rights
    Real Estate Law
    Commercial Real Estate, Condominiums, Easements, Eminent Domain, Homeowners Association, Land Use & Zoning, Mortgages, Neighbor Disputes, Residential Real Estate, Water Law
    Tax Law
    Business Taxes, Criminal Tax Litigation, Estate Tax Planning, Income Taxes, International Taxes, Payroll Taxes, Property Taxes, Sales Taxes, Tax Appeals, Tax Audits, Tax Planning
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
California
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USDC: Central District of California
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USDC: Eastern District of California
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USDC: Northern District of California
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USDC: Southern District of California
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9th Circuit
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Languages
  • English
Professional Experience
Founding Partner
Binder & Malter LLP
Current
Education
Santa Clara University School of Law
J.D.
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University of Wisconsin - Madison
B.A.A
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Awards
Northern California Super Lawyer - Bankruptcy and Creditor/Debtor Rights
Super Lawyers
2004-2019
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 rating
Martindale-Hubbell
Professional Associations
Bay Area Bankruptcy Forum
Director
Current
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Santa Clara County Bar Association
Former Chairperson, Debtor/Creditor Committee
Current
Activities: Member, Debtor/Creditor Executive Committee (1983 - 1990)
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Congressman Don Edwards American Inns of Court
Member
Current
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California State Bar  # 87908
Member
- Current
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Speaking Engagements
Bankruptcy Topics, California Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB), National Bankruptcy Institute (NBI), Bay Area Bankruptcy Forum (BABF), the Construction Financial Management Association, and the Santa Clara Bar Association
Websites & Blogs
Website
Heinz Binder's Website Profile
Website
Binder & Malter LLP Website
Blog
Northern California Bankruptcy Attorneys Blog
Contact & Map
Binder & Malter LLP
2775 Park Ave
Santa Clara, CA 95050
Telephone: (408) 295-1700
Fax: (408) 295-1531