Ethics & Professional Compensation Committee

ABI Committee News

ABI's 17th Annual Central States Bankruptcy Workshop

Panelists in the session "Gunslinger, Diplomat, Savior or Something Else? The Committee's Role in Today's Chapter 11" will discuss the ethical rules by which lawyers must abide when attempting to represent a committee. Panelists will include Bernadette M. Barron of Morris Anderson & Associates, Ltd. in Chicago, Richard S. Lauter of Freeborn & Peters, LLP in Chicago, Hon. Marci B. McIvor of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court (E.D. Mich.) in Detroit, Jean R. Robertson of Calfee Halter & Griswold LLP in Cleveland and Jay L. Welford of Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss, P.C. in Southfield, Mich. Please click the link below to view the materials by Mr. Welford and Ms. Robertson.

Beauty Contests - Ethical and Legal Limits to Solicitation

Committee News - Co-Chairs Announced and Committee Merger