HMB is proud to announce that John W. Guzzardo has been appointed by the United State Trustee of Region 11 to the Panel of Chapter 7 Trustees for the Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division. John is Chair of HMB’s Litigation Group and a partner in HMB’s Bankruptcy, Reorganization and Creditors’ Rights practice.
"Over the past eleven years of my career, I have been fortunate enough to work with and for some of the best trustees in this district on complex and significant legal and commercial matters. I am very honored to be appointed as a member of the Northern District’s chapter 7 trustee panel and look forward to bringing my energy and experience to this important position," said John.
As a panel trustee, John remains with HMB, but will be tagged by the Office of United States Trustee to administer bankruptcy cases filed under chapter 7 of title 11 of the United States Code for the benefit of creditors and stakeholders.
“John is an incredible asset to HMB’s growing insolvency practice,” said Aaron L. Hammer, Chair of HMB’s Bankruptcy Group. “John will be a highly impactful member of the Northern District’s trustee panel given his substantial experience supporting trustees in countless significant matters over the last decade. HMB looks forward to supporting John in this very prestigious role.”
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