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John Collen

John Collen

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Practice areas:

Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Debt & Lending Agreements, Corporate & Incorporation, Creditor's Rights, Real Estate

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1980

  1. Real Estate: 20%
  2. Creditor's Rights: 20%
  3. Corporate & Incorporation: 20%
  4. Debt & Lending Agreements: 20%
  5. Chapter 11 Bankruptcy: 20%

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Contact Info

Smithamundsen LLC

150 N Michigan Ave Ste 3300
Chicago, IL, 60601-7621

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law198005/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Illinois Super Lawyers (Bankruptcy & Workouts)N/A2007
Illinois Leading Lawyers (Bankruptcy & Workouts)N/A2007
Who's Who In The WorldN/AN/A
Who's Who In AmericaN/AN/A
Who's Who in American LawN/AN/A
Who's Who in EducationN/AN/A

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bankruptcy InstituteMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Chicago Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
12th Annual American Bankruptcy Institute Rocky Mountain Bankruptcy Conference, CLE MaterialsAn Introduction to Bankruptcy Code Section 1111(b)2007
Bankruptcy Business Acquisitions, Second Ed.Real Property Asset Sales2006
Chicago Bar Association CLE materialsBankruptcy Jurisdiction2005
American Bankruptcy Institute Winter Leadership Conference, CLE materialsThinking About Qualtech2003
Journal of Bankruptcy Law & PracticeBankruptcy and D&O Insurance2002
Bankruptcy Court Decisions - News and CommentsWhat You Need To Know About D&O Insurance and Bankruptcy2000
Illinois Foreclosure and Related Bankruptcy And Title IssuesEthical Considerations2000
Journal of Bankruptcy Law & PracticeReal Estate Valuation Techniques1999
Buying and Selling Real Estate in BankruptcyBuying and Selling Real Estate in Bankruptcy1997
Journal of Bankruptcy Law & PracticeWhat Do the Subsections of 363(f) Really Mean? A Primer on Selling Free and Clear of Interest1997
Real Estate Law JournalBankruptcy Sales of Real Estate: Section 363(m) Title Endorsements1997

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Georgetown University Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1980
Dartmouth CollegeN/AN/A1977

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
National Audio ConferenceYou Can't Always Sell Free and Clear: The Limits of Bankruptcy Code Section 363 Real Estate Sales2006
NCC National Audio ConferenceNew Bankruptcy Code Amendments: How They Impact Your Bankruptcy Practice2006
Trigild Lender ConferenceStrategies For Non Performing Loans2005
Credit and Collections For Utilities ConferenceNew Rights Under § 3662005
Chicago Bar AssociationBankruptcy Jurisdiction2005
Lorman Education ServicesLoan Workout and Collateral Liquidation in Illinois2003
American Bankruptcy Institute, Annual Spring MeetingLeasehold Designation Rights in Bankruptcy2002
Law Education Institute, National CLE ConferenceBankruptcy and D&O Insurance2002

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