Boston College Law School, JD, cum laude, 1973
American University, BS, 1969
Stewart F. GrossmanPartner
Stewart is a member of the firm’s Bankruptcy Group. His practice focuses on business and bankruptcy reorganizations, workouts, alternative liquidation proceedings, asset protection, creditor and debtor rights, corporate transactions and commercial litigation. He has served as a Bankruptcy Trustee, Assignee under Assignment for Benefit of Creditors and State Court Receiver in thousands of cases.
Stewart has acted as a professional fiduciary and counsel to debtors, trustees and receivers. He has reorganized businesses and individuals, liquidated tangible and intangible assets, negotiated complicated disputes, and litigated when necessary irresolvable commercial situations.
Stewart was admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in 1973. He is also admitted to practice in the U.S. Supreme Court, U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit and the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts.
Prior to joining Posternak, Stewart was a Named Partner at Looney & Grossman LLP.
Since 1995, Stewart has served on the panel of Chapter 7 Trustees for the District of Massachusetts. In 2002 and 2003, he received the Trustee of the Year Award from the U.S. Department of Justice, Boston, MA, U.S. Trustee’s Office.
Stewart has been named a Massachusetts Super Lawyer every year from 2006-2017. He is also named one of Boston’s Best Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Lawyers every year since 2011 by US News and World Report.
Stewart is a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation.
Red Auerbach Youth Foundation, Inc., President, 1990-Present
Shearwater Development, Truro, MA, Board Member, 2014- Present
River Court Condominiums, Cambridge, MA, Board of Trustees, Past Chairman, Past Treasurer, 2000-2014
Boston Ballet, Trustee Emeriti, Former Board of Trustees, 2004-2014, Investment, Finance and Audit Committees Member
Alumni Council of Boston College Law School, Past Member of the Executive Committee, Secretary, Treasurer
Anti-Defamation League, Board of Directors, Past
Combined Jewish Philanthropies, Board of Directors, Past