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About Me

I have been practicing law for 32 years and focus my practice on business reorganization, bankruptcy law and litigation and loan workouts. I represent debtors in possession and Chapter 11 trustees in a wide range of reorganization cases under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code pending in various jurisdictions, including Delaware and New York, as well as Massachusetts. I also represent creditors in bankruptcy and loan workout matters.


Practice Areas


  1. Bankruptcy & Debt: 50%
  2. Business: 50%

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Duane Morris LLP

470 Atlantic Avenue
Suite 500
Boston, MA, 02210-2208



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Avvo Contributions
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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Listed In Marquis Who's WhoMarquis Who's Who in American Law2011
Listed in The Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2011
Leading Bankruptcy Attorney In MassachusettsChambers USA2010
Top 100 2009 Massachusetts Super LawyersBoston Magazine2009
Who's Who of American LawMarquis Who's Who in American Law2009
2009 Bar Register of Preeminent LawyersLexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell2009
Listed - Best of the United Stateswww.bestofus.com2009
Listed in Insolvency & Restructuring Expert GuideLegal Media Group/Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC2009
Super LawyerBoston Magazine2009
Listed in "Who's Who" Among Executives and ProfessionalsMadison's Who's Who2009
America's Leading Business LawyersChambers USA2009
Top LawyerCorporate Counsel Magazine2009
Top Attorneys in MassachusettsBoston Magazine2008
Top Massachusetts LawyersBoston Magazine2006
Top 100 Massachusetts LawyersBoston Magazine2006
AV RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerDuane Morris1999 - Present
PartnerChoate Hall & Stewart1990 - 1999
PartnerFoley Hoag1982 - 1990
AssociateFoley Hoag1979 - 1982
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Advisors (AIRA)Board of Directors2006 - Present
Massachusetts Bar AssociationMember1977 - Present
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Boston Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bankruptcy InstituteMemberN/A
Publication NameTitleDate
Association of Insolvency and Restructuring AdvisorsPre- and Post-Bankrtupcy Strategies Involving Section 1104 and the Implications for Turnaround Professionals: Contrasting in re The 10311 Tax Group, LLC with In re ASARCO, LLC2008
Thomson West publicationContributing Author, Bankruptcy Litigation, Second Edition2007
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Boston College Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1976
Boston CollegeN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1973
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
24th Annual Bankruptcy and Restructuring ConferenceDos and Don'ts of Being an Expert Witness2008
Third Annual New England Bankruptcy ConferenceIssues Concerning the Purchase and Sale of Assets in Chapter 11 Cases2001