Bob is Co-Chair of the Financial Restructuring & Bankruptcy Department and a past President of the American Bankruptcy Institute. He represents debtors and creditors through the bankruptcy process and in informal, out-of-court workouts. He has represented clients in numerous industries including health care, telecommunications, manufacturing, real estate, retail, transportation and financial services.
Bob is a frequent mediator in bankruptcy cases across the country. He has also served as a fee examiner in multiple cases, including the City of Detroit, Michigan Chapter 9 case.
American Bankruptcy Institute - Bankruptcy Mediation Committee, past chairman, 2012–2016 - President (1997-1998); ABI Commission to Study Chapter 11 Reform, Bankruptcy Remote Entities, Bankruptcy Proofing and Public Policy Advisory Group, chairman; American College of Bankruptcy, fellow; Chicago Bar Association; Illinois State Bar Association - Commercial, Banking and Bankruptcy Law Section Council; National Association of Credit Managers-Oregon, Inc., Bankruptcy and Insolvency Group; National Association of Legal Fees Analysis
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
American Bankruptcy Institute, Past President and Past Chairman of the Board; American College of Bankruptcy, past Board of Directors and past member of the Board of Regents; George Washington University Law Alumni Association, Board of Directors