The Rise In Elderly Bankruptcy Filings and Failure of U.S. Bankruptcy Law

(Introduction by Vijay S. Malik, Research Assistant to Prof. Michaela White, Creighton University School of Law)

John A. E. Pottow is an internationally recognized expert in the field of bankruptcy and commercial law. Pottow joined the faculty of the University of Michigan Law School in 2003. Prior to this, he worked at several bankruptcy firms, including Weil, Gotshal and Manges of New York and the former Hill & Barlow of Boston. He holds an A.B. in psychology, summa cum laude, from Harvard College and a J.D., magna cum laude, from Harvard Law School, where he served . . .

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