Lewis Roca Lawyer Elected to American College of Bankruptcy Board of Directors
PHOENIX (April 21, 2022) – Lewis Roca announced Rob Charles, a Partner and member of the firm’s Business Litigation Practice Group, has been elected to the Board of Directors of The American College of Bankruptcy. A long-standing Fellow of The College, Charles will serve a two-year term as a board member providing guidance on the domestic and cross-border implementation of bankruptcy and insolvency laws and the administration of justice in the courts.
Charles serves as chair of the firm’s Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights team, practicing throughout Arizona and Nevada. He represents clients in business bankruptcy cases, commercial lawsuits and business transactions. He works with secured and unsecured creditors, as well as debtors, through complex Chapter 11 bankruptcy issues encompassing all aspects of debtor/creditor relationships, workouts and litigation. Charles also advises clients in the Uniform Commercial Code matters, with expertise in negotiable instruments, banking law and secured transactions. He actively represents plaintiffs and defendants in civil and commercial litigation in the state and federal courts.
In addition to his leadership roles at The College, Charles is an Adjunct Professor teaching bankruptcy reorganization at the University of Arizona College of Law. He is continually recognized by the industry for the highest standards of leadership and experience in bankruptcy law and his commitment to the community. He has received numerous accolades for his pro bono services that include providing legal advice on bankruptcy matters as well as serving as a member of the advisory board of Volunteer Lawyers Program, a division of Southern Arizona Legal Aid Inc.
About Lewis Roca
Lewis Roca is an Am Law 200 law firm serving clients globally in complex litigation, intellectual property, business transactions, gaming, government relations, labor and employment, and regulatory counseling. Its offices are located in Albuquerque, Colorado Springs, Denver, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Reno, Silicon Valley, and Tucson. To learn more about the firm, please visit us at our website at www.lewisroca.com.