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Hon. Bruce A. Harwood

United States Bankruptcy Judge

Current Position

U.S. Bankruptcy Court
55 Pleasant Street
Room 200
Concord, NH 03301

Class: XXI (2010)Circuit: First


Northwestern University, B.A. (1978)
Washington University, J.D. (1981)

Professional Career

Shareholder, Sheehan Phinney Bass + Green PA (1988-2013)
Shareholder (1987); Associate (1981-86), Schwartz Cooper Kolb & Gaynor


American Bankruptcy Institute, Secretary (2019-2022; VP C&IT (2023-); Director (2006-12, 2014-); Regional Chair, Northeast Conf. (2002-05)
American Bar Association (1981-)
New Hampshire Bar Association (1988-)
Chicago & Illinois Bar Associations (1981-87)


Co-author and frequent lecturer on bankruptcy and insolvency issues for over 30 years.


Listed in Chambers USA
Listed in Best Lawyers in America
Listed in New England SuperLawyers