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Johnny White

Mr. White is a partner in the litigation department of Wolf, Rifkin, Shapiro, Schulman & Rabkin, LLP, where he focuses primarily on bankruptcy and insolvency litigation. Mr. White has extensive experience in state and federal court across a variety of substantive areas, and has represented clients at both trial and appellate level. He is admitted to practice in California and New York state courts, the United States District Courts for the Central and Eastern Districts of California, the United States District Courts for the Northern and Eastern Districts of New York, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. Mr. White is also a qualified barrister in the Republic of Ireland.




Business and Commercial Litigation

  • Breach of Contract

  • Business Torts

  • Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

  • Preference and Fraudulent Transfer Litigation

  • Mechanic’s Liens

  • Provisional Remedies

  • Enforcement of judgments


  • Master of Laws Degree (2008), New York University School of Law, New York, NY

  • Barrister-at-Law Degree (2006), The King’s Inns, Dublin, Ireland

  • Bachelor of Civil Law Degree (2005), University College Dublin, Ireland

  • Diploma in French Law (2004), Université Panthéon-Assas, Paris, France


  • Member of the State Bar of California

  • Member of the State Bar of New York

  • Member of the Irish Bar


  • Member of the Irish American Bar Association of Los Angeles

Honors & Outside Activities

  • Published in Credit Today, Business Credit, and the NACM Business Credit Journal

  • Lawyers’ Foreclosure Intervention Network, New York City Bar Association, 2008-2009

  • Tutor in Criminal Law, University College Dublin, 2006-2007