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Board of Directors

 

 

Officers & Executive Committee

Jeffrey N. Pomerantz
Chairman
Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones LLP
Los Angeles, CA

Jeffrey N. Pomerantz

Edward T. Gavin
President
Gavin/Solmonese LLC
Wilmington, DE

 

Hon. Eugene R. Wedoff (ret.)
Immediate Past President
Oak Park, Ill.

Hon. Eugene R. Wedoff (ret.)

Alane A. Becket
President—Elect
Becket & Lee, LLP
Malvern, PA

 

Douglas E. Deutsch
Vice President—Education
Clifford Chance US LLP
New York, NY

Douglas E. Deutsch
Lisa Sommers Gretchko

Lisa Sommers Gretchko
Vice President—Publications
Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC
Royal Oak, MI

 

Hon. Barbara J. Houser
Vice President—Research/Grants
U.S. Bankruptcy Court (N.D. Tex.)
Dallas, TX

Robert P. Reynolds
Vice President—Development
Reynolds, Reynolds & Little, LLC
Tuscaloosa, AL

 

Hon. Kevin J. Carey
Vice President—Membership
U.S. Bankruptcy Court (D. Del.)
Wilmington, DE

Annerose Tashiro
Vice President—International Affairs
Schultze & Braun
Achern, Germany

 

Thomas M. Horan
Vice President—Communication & Information Technology
Fox Rothschild LLP
Wilmington, DE

Thomas Michael Horan

Michael L. Bernstein
Treasurer
Arnold & Porter LLP
Washington, DC

 

Hon. Dennis R. Dow
Secretary
U.S. Bankruptcy Court (W.D. Mo.)
Kansas City, MO

Jay M. Goffman
Executive Committee At Large
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
New York, NY

 

Douglas L. Lutz
Executive Committee At Large
Frost Brown Todd LLC
Cincinnati, OH

Damian S. Schaible
Executive Committee At Large
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
New York, NY

 

Hon. Michael A. Fagone
Executive Committee At Large
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of Maine
Bangor, ME

Samuel J. Gerdano
Executive Director
Alexandria, VA

 

 

 

ABI Board Members

 

Derek C. Abbott
Derek C. Abbott
Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell, LLP
Wilmington, DE
Eric Anderson
Eric W. Anderson
Parker, Hudson, Rainer & Dobbs LLP
Atlanta, GA
Martin R. Barash
Hon. Martin R. Barash
U.S. Bankruptcy Court (C.D. Cal.)
Woodland Hills , CA
Lisa G. Beckerman
Lisa G. Beckerman
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
New York, NY
Steven M. Berman
Steven M. Berman
Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP
Tampa, FL
Hon. Hannah L. Blumenstiel
Hon. Hannah L. Blumenstiel
U.S. Bankruptcy Court (N.D. Cal.)
San Francisco, CA
Jessica C.K. Boelter
Jessica C.K. Boelter
Sidley Austin LLP
Chicago, IL
Jason S. Brookner
Jason S. Brookner
Gray Reed & McGraw LLP
Dallas, TX
Kathryn Coleman
Kathryn A. Coleman
Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP
New York, NY
Daniel P. Collins
Hon. Daniel P. Collins
U.S. Bankruptcy Court (D. Ariz.)
Phoenix, AZ
Paul H. Deutch
Paul H. Deutch
Rust Omni
New York, NY
Mary Grace Diehl
Hon. Mary Grace Diehl
U.S. Bankruptcy Court (N.D. Ga.)
Atlanta, GA
Lisa Donahue
Lisa J. Donahue
AlixPartners LLP
New York, NY
Daniel F. Dooley
Daniel F. Dooley
MorrisAnderson
Chicago, IL
Hon. Robert D. Drain
Hon. Robert D. Drain
U.S. Bankruptcy Court (S.D. N.Y.)
White Plains, NY
Tinamarie Feil
Tinamarie Feil
BMC Group
New York, NY
Douglas M. Foley
Douglas M. Foley
McGuireWoods LLP
Washington, D.C.
Prof. Michelle M. Harner
Hon. Michelle M. Harner
U.S. Bankruptcy Court (D. Md.)
Baltimore, MD
Hon. Bruce A. Harwood
Hon. Bruce A. Harwood
U.S. Bankruptcy Court (D. N.H.)
Manchester, NH
William H. Henrich
William H. Henrich
Getzler Henrich & Associates LLC
New York, NY
Hon. Laurel Myerson Isicoff
Hon. Laurel Myerson Isicoff
U.S. Bankruptcy Court (S.D. Fla.)
Miami, FL
Soneet Kapila
Soneet R. Kapila
KapilaMukamal, LLP
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Eve H. Karasik
Eve H. Karasik
Levene, Neale, Bender, Yoo & Brill
Los Angeles, CA
Teresa C. Kohl
Teresa C. Kohl
SSG Capital Advisors, LLC
West Conshohocken, PA
David R. Kuney
David R. Kuney
Whiteford Taylor & Preston LLP
Washington, DC
Richard S. Lauter
Richard S. Lauter
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
Chicago, IL
Franklind Davis Lea
Franklind Davis Lea
Tactical Financial Consulting, LLC
Alpharetta, GA
David P. Leibowitz
David P. Leibowitz
Lakelaw
Chicago, IL
Stephen Lerner
Stephen D. Lerner
Squire Patton Boggs
Cincinnati, OH
Prof. Lois R. Lupica
Prof. Lois R. Lupica
University of Maine School of Law
Portland, ME
Mark M. Maloney
Mark M. Maloney
King & Spalding
Atlanta, GA
Jerry M. Markowitz
Jerry M. Markowitz
Markowitz Ringel Trusty + Hartog P.A.
Miami, FL
Deidre A. McGuiness
Deidre A. McGuiness
Epiq Systems, Inc.
New York, NY
Nina M. Parker
Nina M. Parker
Parker & Associates
Winchester, MA
James A. Peko
James A. Peko
Grant Thornton LLP
New York, NY
Kathy Bazoian Phelps
Kathy Bazoian Phelps
Diamond McCarthy LLP
Los Angeles, CA
Jeffrey M. Reisner
Jeffrey M. Reisner
Irell & Manella LLP
Newport Beach, CA
Bradley D. Sharp
Bradley D. Sharp
Development Specialists, Inc.
Los Angeles, CA
Kelly Beaudin Stepleton
Kelly Beaudin Conlan
Alvarez & Marsal
New York, NY
Hon. Deborah L. Thorne
Hon. Deborah L. Thorne
U.S. Bankruptcy Court (N.D. Ill.)
Chicago, IL
Christopher A. Ward
Christopher A. Ward
Polsinelli
Wilmington, DE
R. Scott Williams
R. Scott Williams
Rumberger Kirk & Caldwell, PA.
Birmingham, AL
Risa Lynn Wolf-Smith
Risa Lynn Wolf-Smith
Holland & Hart LLP
Denver, CO

Board Committees

Communications & Info. Technology Committee: 

Thomas M. Horan (VP)

Eric W. Anderson 

Jessica C.K. Boelter 

Hon. Bruce A. Harwood 

Deirdre A. McGuinness 

Hon. Deborah L. Thorne

Development Committee: 

Robert P. Reynolds (VP) 

Steven M. Berman

Richard S. Lauter 

Jerry M. Markowitz 

Bradley D. Sharp 

Christopher A. Ward 

Finance Committee:

Michael L. Bernstein (Treasurer) 

Kelly Beaudin Conlan

Daniel F. Dooley 

William H. Henrich 

Soneet R. Kapila 

Teresa C. Kohl 

 

 

International Committee:

Annerose Tashiro (VP) 

Lisa J. Donahue 

Hon. Robert D. Drain 

Tinamarie Feil 

Douglas M. Foley 

Jay M. Goffman 

Stephen D. Lerner 

 

Education Committee:

Douglas E. Deutsch (VP) 

Derek C. Abbott 

Martin R. Barash 

Lisa G. Beckerman 

Jason S. Brookner 

Hon. Daniel P. Collins 

Franklind Davis Lea 

Douglas L. Lutz 

Nina M. Parker 

 

Membership Committee: 

Hon. Kevin J. Carey (VP)  

Kathryn A. Coleman 

Paul H. Deutch 

Eve H. Karasik 

David P. Leibowitz 

Mark M. Maloney 

James A. Peko 

Jeffrey M. Reisner

Damian S. Schaible 

R. Scott Williams 

 

Publications Committee: 

Lisa Sommers Gretchko (VP) 

Hon. Hannah L. Blumenstiel

Hon. Dennis R. Dow 

Hon. Michael A. Fagone

David R. Kuney 

Kathy Bazoian Phelps 

Risa Lynn Wolf-Smith 

 

Research Grant Committee:

Hon. Barbara J. Houser (VP)

Hon. Mary Grace Diehl 

Hon. Michelle M. Harner 

Hon. Laurel M. Isicoff 

Prof. Lois R. Lupica