Contact: John Hartgen
DAVID WHEELER ELECTED TO ABI’S BOARD OF
2008, Alexandria, Va. — The American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI) announces that David B. Wheeler of Moore & Van Allen, PLLC (Charleston, S.C.) has
been elected to ABI’s
Board of Directors. An ABI member since 1994, Wheeler is a
co-author of the ABIPreference Handbook (First
and Second Editions), co-author of the ABIPreference Defense Handbook: the
Circuits Compared and a contributing editor of the ABIJournal.
Hewill serve a term of three years on the
60-member ABI Board of
As an attorney with Moore &
Van Allen, Wheeler provides counsel to commercial bankruptcy and
restructuring clients across a wide spectrum of creditor representation
issues. A South Carolina Supreme Court-certified specialist in
bankruptcy and debtor/creditor law, he works largely in commercial
bankruptcies and foreclosures on behalf of creditors, including handling
claim objections and preference claim defense nationwide with frequent
appearances in the U.S. Bankruptcy Courts for the Southern District of
New York and Delaware. Wheeler is also a member of
the South Carolina Bar Association and the South Carolina
Bankruptcy Law Association.
The complete list of directors
and officers is available at http://www.abiworld.org/Content/NavigationMenu/About_ABI/Board_of_Directors/Board_of_Directors.htm.
ABI is the largest multi-disciplinary,
nonpartisan organization dedicated to research and education on matters
related to insolvency. ABI
was founded in 1982 to provide Congress and the public with unbiased
analysis of bankruptcy issues. The ABI membership includes more than 11,700
attorneys, accountants, bankers, judges, professors, lenders, turnaround
specialists and other bankruptcy professionals providing a forum for the
exchange of ideas and information. For additional information on
ABI, visit www.abiworld.org.
For additional conference information, visit http://www.abiworld.org/conferences.html.