Bankruptcy Section



Who We Are | Our Mission

The Bankruptcy Section promotes interaction and education among practitioners of debtor/creditor law, bankruptcy judges, and the public through regular meetings, educational programs, a mentoring program, and pro bono services.


What We Do | Section Benefits and Activities

  • Monthly section meeting and CLEs with reduced registration fees for members;
  • Annual Bankruptcy Institute each Fall (in conjunction with Minnesota CLE);
  • Quarterly Bankruptcy Bulletins;
  • Annual Pro Bono CLE and Reception;
  • Annual Holiday Reception;
  • Presentation of the annual Raeder Larson Award and Nancy Dreher Lifetime Achievement Award;
  • Leadership opportunities on the Section Council, Pro Bono Committee, and Consumer Committee;
  • Section-only online community (listserv) for discussion of relevant topics with experienced colleagues.


Pro Bono Opportunties

For information regarding the Pro Bono Committee's Debtor Counseling and Adversary Programs, as well as volunteer opportunities and law student assistance, visit the Bankruptcy Pro Bono Website.