Who We Are
Joseph E. Sarachek is the Managing Partner of The Sarachek Firm. Joe is one of the foremost authorities in the trading of privately held distressed debt. Mr. Sarachek is a renowned attorney and investment professional. He first published on trading in claims almost 30 years ago and is an Adjunct Professor at The Leonard Stern School of Business at New York University teaching classes on bankruptcy investing. He has lectured extensively at Harvard Business School, Harvard Law School, Cornell University, the American Bankruptcy Institute, and the Turnaround Management Association. Prior to forming Triax Capital Advisors, an investment advisory firm specializing in bankruptcies, Joe worked for Balfour Investors, an investment firm focused on bankruptcies and turnarounds and prior to Balfour, he was a partner at the law firm of McDermott Will & Emery. Joe has a J.D. from New York Law School and a B.S. from Cornell University. Joe won the Turnaround of Year award for his work as Bankruptcy Trustee of Agriprocessors, Inc. and recently won a Turnaround award from the M&A Advisor for Financials Turnaround of the Year. Mr. Sarachek has been involved in hundreds of bankruptcy cases throughout his career and uniquely situated to recover assets for his clients.
Jarred Herzberg is an Accountant at The Sarachek Law Firm. Jarred is a Certified Public Accountant with exceptional analytical skills having worked as a manager at KPMG and BDO performing financial audits and advisory services. He provided services for some of Canada's largest companies such as Rogers, BDO, Celestica and provided extensive services for the Nortel Canada bankruptcy. Jarred has a business degree with a specialization in finance and accounting from the University of Western Ontario.
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Denise Fava has over 20 years experience working in Executive Administrative roles in the commercial real estate, non-profit and software development industries. Denise is enthusiastic, has exceptional interpersonal skills and thrives in working in a fast paced environment.
She is passionate about causes and has worked with many non-profit organizations, including, Save the Children and buildOn. This passion led her to start her own business where she did consulting and event planning for non-profit organizations.
Zachary E. Mazur
Zachary E. Mazur is an international attorney specializing in insolvency, bankruptcy, and special situations. He brings a creativity to asset recovery that has proved crucial to our clients as they explore legal theories that lead to profitable monetization of impaired claims. Prior to working at Sarachek Law Firm, Zachary was a successful investor and entrepreneur, with a focus on claims in property foreclosures. He graduated from Yale College cum laude, earned his Bacharel in law at Mackenzie Rio Law School in Rio de Janeiro, then completed his LLM magna cum laude from Fordham Law School where he was recipient of the William Michael Treanor Award. He is admitted to practice in New York and Brazil and is fluent in Portuguese.
Tel: 646-517-5420 ex.106
Tel: 646-517-5420 ex. 105