September 12, 2019 – Clark Partington Shareholder, Robert J. Powell, will be a speaker at the Northern District of Florida’s Bankruptcy Bar Association’s 2019 Annual Seminar on September 13. Robert will be co-presenting the seminar’s case law update and will address decisions involving bankruptcy and insolvency issues that have recently been issued by the US Supreme Court, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, and the Northern District of Florida Bankruptcy Court.
Robert routinely represents banks, private equity lenders, and financial institutions in all facets of the bankruptcy arena, with extensive experience in contested matters and adversary litigation. He also represents bankruptcy trustees, and currently serves as lead counsel to a Chapter 7 Trustee charged with unwinding a multi-million-dollar Ponzi scheme involving fabricated real estate investments through the debtor’s construction company. His business litigation background entails a diverse client list that includes insurers, hoteliers, developers, brokers, commercial landlords, and business owners. Robert also maintains an active appellate practice. He successfully briefed and argued a seven-figure financial institution bond case before the US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit in just the second year of his practice. A Northwest Florida native, Robert spends his time away from the office chasing his three young children alongside his beautiful wife, Alex.
About Clark Partington:
Clark Partington is the largest business focused firm in the Florida panhandle with offices in Pensacola, Destin, Grayton Beach & Tallahassee. The firm also maintains a presence in South Alabama with an Orange Beach office. Since 1976 Clark Partington has grown to over forty lawyers and has served the people and businesses of Florida through an innovative and collaborative approach to practicing law. Our lawyers are consistently recognized for their service to the profession and excellence in the courtroom. More information about the firm’s practice, its attorneys, and recognitions may be found at www.clarkpartington.com.