The American Board of Certification
ABC is the nation's premier legal specialty certification organization - certifying attorneys as specialists in business bankruptcy, consumer bankruptcy and creditors' rights law.Find a Certified Attorney
You expect certification from your doctor - expect it from your lawyer too. Board Certification means that the certified attorney has met rigorous, objective standards and has demonstrated knowledge in bankruptcy and/or creditors' rights law.
ABC certification provides an objective standard that assists the public in making informed decisions in choosing counsel. Additionally, ABC certification encourages attorneys to strive for excellence, and recognizes those attorneys who have met ABC's rigorous standards.
ABC Program: Ain’t Misbehavin’ Featuring Judges on Best Practices
Posted on Jan 1st, 2020
Beyond the Quill: Debtors Sign Tax Returns Digitally; Why Not Petitions and Schedules?
Debtors sign their federal tax returns digitally all the time. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) allows digital signing, without reservation; the Department of Justice (DOJ) prosecutes digital signers for
Posted on Dec 1st, 2019
Standard for the Appointment of a Future Claimants Representative Continues to Evolve
The New Jersey District Court affirmed the bankruptcy court in In re Duro Dyne Nat’l Corp. and concluded that the standard for the appointment of a future-claimants representative is disinterestedness.
Posted on Dec 1st, 2019
Key Facts About the SBRA
Chapter 11 preserves businesses and jobs while maximizing creditor recoveries. However, small and medium-sized businesses do not enjoy these benefits in practice. Smaller-sized businesses often approach bankruptcy not to save their businesses, but rather knowing that the businesses will not survive. Thus, the Bankruptcy Code is seen as broken and
About ABC Board Certification
The American Board of Certification (ABC) is a non-profit organization dedicated to serving the public and improving the quality of the bankruptcy and creditors' rights law bars. ABC has certified nearly 1,000 attorneys in consumer and business bankruptcy and creditor's rights law nationwide. ABC certification serves the public by allowing potential clients to make an informed decision in choosing bankruptcy and creditors rights counsel. In addition, ABC certification encourages attorneys to strive toward excellence and recognizes those attorneys who have met the rigorous ABC standards. ABC offers separate certification programs in business bankruptcy, consumer bankruptcy and creditors' rights law.