American Bankruptcy Institute

The nation's largest & most diverse community of bankruptcy professionals.

Join Today Login

"One of the benefits of the ABI 40 Under 40 program is that I have become part of a community of my classmates. I have really enjoyed the collegiality and diversity of the program and that ABI is investing in our generation."

Melissa Root
Partner, Jenner & Block LLP
Chicago, IL

ABI Trending

Featured Media

View More Media

Episode 221 - Stigma Surrounding Personal Bankruptcy Has Increased, Not Decreased, According to Scholar

ABI Executive Director Sam Gerdano talks with Prof. Michael D. Sousa of the University of Denver's Sturm College of Law about his recent analytical look at the stigma of bankruptcy. Sousa published the lead article in the Summer 2018 edition of the ABI Law Review, “The Persistence of Bankruptcy Stigma,” which presented his findings that the stigma surrounding personal bankruptcy has actually increased, not decreased, over time.

Journal Newsroom Events Member Resources

Our Partners

View All Partners