Darren A.

Bankruptcy & Restructuring



T: 516-227-0797

About Darren

Darren A. Pascarella practices bankruptcy and creditors’ rights law and commercial litigation. He concentrates his practice in bankruptcy, commercial litigation and corporate workouts, and represents, among others, secured and unsecured creditors, creditors’ committees, mortgagees, and commercial landlords.

Darren’s practice includes an emphasis on equipment financing and leasing. He represents lenders and lessors in and out of bankruptcy court in New York and throughout the United States in connection with equipment recovery, litigation, fraud investigations, workouts, and restructurings. He counsels clients in a variety of equipment leasing and financing transactions across multiple industries and a full range of assets including transportation (aircraft, rail, motor vehicles, and trailers), medical, and construction equipment.

Prior to joining Farrell Fritz, Darren was an associate at Reed Smith, LLP (New York, NY).

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  • Brown University
  • St. John’s University School of Law

Court Admissions

  • U.S.D.C., Northern District of New York
  • U.S.D.C., Southern District of New York
  • U.S.D.C., Eastern District of New York
  • N.Y.S.C., 2nd Department
  • U.S. Supreme Court
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Affiliations & Appointments

  • Huntington Lawyers Club, Trustee

Articles & Advisories

Governor Cuomo Signs the COVID-19 Emergency Protect Our Small Businesses Act of 2021 Establishing Eviction and Foreclosure Protections For Small Businesses

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo this week signed the COVID-19 Emergency Protect Our Small Business Act of 2021 (S471A/A3207) (the “Act”),…

March 15, 2021

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Press Releases

Farrell Fritz Attorneys Lyle C. Mahler and Darren A. Pascarella Elected to Long Island Not-For-Profit Boards

Farrell Fritz is pleased to announce that two of our attorneys, Lyle C. Mahler and Darren A. Pascarella, have been…

October 01, 2019

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Community Work

Darren is a former board director at The Caumsett Foundation, which supports the beautiful Caumsett State Historic Park Preserve on Long Island’s north shore. The Foundation raises funds and is dedicated to education, low-impact recreation, historic and environmental preservation and conservation of the scenic value, natural heritage and cultural history of the site.