Bankruptcy Section

About This Section

The Bankruptcy Law Section is comprised of attorneys, judges and others who practice in the area of bankruptcy law, both business and consumer.  Click here to view the Section’s bylaws and here to view its 2016 Annual Report.

Statement of Purpose

To promote the professional development and interests of its members and to provide a common meeting ground for attorneys who practice bankruptcy law.

Section Events, Meetings & Information



Chair Shanti M. Katona
Vice-Chair (Consumer) Erin K. Brignola
Vice-Chair (Commercial Bankruptcy) Robert C. Maddox
Secretary Laurel Roglen


CARE John T. Carroll, Co-Chair
Cozen O’Connor
L. Katherine Good, Co-Chair
Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP
J. Kate Stickles, Co-Chair  
Cole Schotz P.C
Chapter 7/Chapter 13 Michael Joseph, Co-Chair
Ferry, Joseph & Pearce, P.A.
Jeoffrey Burtch, Co-Chair
Cooch and Taylor, P.A.
Chapter 11 Kurt F. Gwynne, Co-Chair
Reed Smith, LLP
John H. Knight, Co-Chair
Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A.
Legislation Gregory W. Werkheiser, Co-Chair
Benesch Friedlander Coplan & Aronoff LLP
Evelyn Meltzer, Co-Chair
Pepper Hamilton LLP
Litigation Eric J. Monzo, Co-Chair
Morris James LLP
Michael S. Neiburg, Co-Chair
Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP
Local Rules Kimberly A. LaMaina, Chair
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, LLP
New Lawyers Andrew R. Remming, Chair
Morris Nichols Arsht & Tunnell LLP
Publications/CLE Bruce Grohsgal, Co-Chair
Delaware Law School
Craig Martin, Co-Chair
DLA Piper, LLP
Social Laurel D. Roglen, Co-Chair
Ballard Spahr LLP
Technology Sean T. Greecher, Co-Chair
Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP
Lucian Murley, Co-Chair
Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP
US Trustee/Bar Relations Shanti M. Katona, Chair
Polsinelli PC

Schedule of Meetings and Events

Stay tuned for upcoming events.

Meeting Minutes & Reports

May 16, 2007 Council Meeting Minutes
May 1, 2007 W. Sudell’s Report to the DSBA Executive Committee
February 14, 2007 Council Meeting Minutes
November 15, 2006 Council Meeting Minutes
November 1, 2006 W. Sudell’s Report to the DSBA Executive Committee
July 27, 2006 Council Meeting Minutes

Pending Legislation of Interest

Archives, CLE Programs and Other Events

  • Bench & Bar Meetings
  • Social Events
  • CLE Programs
  • Materials Archive
For information regarding Sections, please contact LaTonya Tucker, Director of Bar Services and Membership.
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