Education & Admissions

  • J.D., Columbia University School of Law, 1973
  • A.B., magna cum laude, Princeton University, 1970
  • Maryland
  • New York

Activities

  • American College of Bankruptcy, Fellow from 1998 – present and Fourth Circuit Regent from 2014 – 2018
  • Director, American College of Bankruptcy, 2019-present
  • Director, American College of Bankruptcy Foundation, 2018 – present
  • American Bar Association, Business Law Section, Vice Chair of Bankruptcy Court Structure and Insolvency Process Committee from 2014 – 2019, Committee Member 1990 – present (including its predecessor, ABA’s Task Force on Federal Court Structure)
  • ABA Electronic Discovery (ESI) in Bankruptcy Working Group (now Subcommittee), Chair from 2011 – 2018
  • The Legal Aid Bureau, Inc., Director from 2004 – present and Treasurer from 2012 – present
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Maryland, Chapter 7 and Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Trustee
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, Court Appointed Examiner
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Trustee
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Bankruptcy Bar Association for the District of Maryland, Former Director and President from 1990 – 1991
  • Bar Association of Baltimore City and Maryland State Bar Association, Special Joint Committee on Lawyers’ Opinions in Commercial Transactions
  • Princeton Alumni Association of Maryland, Director from 1980-1998 and President from 1985 – 1987