Bankruptcy Law Section

The Bankruptcy Law Section focuses on issues involving bankruptcy law. The section’s executive committee develops projects for its members ranging from legislative proposals to their annual two-day Bankruptcy Forum and associated social events.

Sherrard & Roe PLC
150 3rd Ave S #1100
Nashville, TN 37201
Immediate Past Chair
Stites & Harbison PLLC
401 Commerce Street
Nashville, TN 37219

Bankruptcy Judge Applicants Sought in Nashville

The Sixth Circuit Judicial Council is soliciting applications for the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in the Middle District of Tennessee at Nashville. The position will become vacant with the retirement of Judge Keith Lundin on June 16, 2016. The term of office is 14 years. The council will recommend at least three nominees to the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, which will make the final selection. Apply by Aug. 25 for consideration.

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Bankruptcy Chief Judge Lundin to Retire

Keith Lundin, chief judge of Middle Tennessee’s bankruptcy court plans to retire next summer, the Tennessean reports. Lundin said he plans to step down June 16, 2016, after serving on the federal bench for 34 years. He previously served as a Chapter 13 trustee. Lundin said his post-retirement plans include writing on bankruptcy and teaching in law schools across the country.

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