Banking & Finance, Bankruptcy, Creditors’ Rights, Municipal Finance; specializing in restructuring and insolvency matters.
State Bar of Michigan; American Bar Association; Federal Bar Association, Eastern District of Michigan; American Bankruptcy Institute; Turnaround Management Association.
Turnaround Management Association/West Michigan Chapter, Panelist, “State Governments, Municipalities and Emergency Managers,” February 2018; Webinar presentation to a major bank’s workout bankers and lawyers, “Municipal Bankruptcy: Getting In and Getting Out,” July 2015; Michigan Association of Municipal Lawyers/Public Corporation Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan 17th Annual Summer Education Conference, Panelist, “When Worlds Collide – Municipal Finance & Bankruptcy! Has the Dust Settled?” 2015; Turnaround Management Association Annual Spring Conference, Panelist, “Back From The Brink: Detroit’s Turnaround, the Inside Story,” 2015; ABA 19th Annual National Institute on Gaming Law, “Casino Bankruptcies: A Growing Threat to Market Stability,” February 2015; Turnaround Management Association Annual Spring Conference, Panelist, “Death of Chapter 11 Bankruptcy As We Knew It,” 2013.
JD, Wayne State University Law School (magna cum laude); BGS, University of Michigan with High Distinction.