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Deryck A. Palmer


New York, NY

Tel: 212-858-1100

Class: XII (2001)Circuit: Second


Syracuse University, B.A. (1978)
University of Michigan, J.D. (1982)

Professional Career

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP (1982-07)
Adjunct Professor, New York Law School (1991)


American Bar Association: Business Bankruptcy Section (1984); Former Co-Vice-Chair, Business Bankruptcy Committee's Healthcare Working Group (2000)
American Bankruptcy Institute, Health Care Task Force (2000)
New York State Bar Association: Committee on Bankruptcy (1991); Committee on Courts and the Community (1998)
Association of the Bar of the City of New York, Former member of Committee on Bankruptcy and Corporate Reorganization (1988)
Bureau of National Affairs (1991)
INSOL International: Board Member (1999-07); Advisory Board, Bankruptcy Law Reporter (1999-)


History of Bankruptcy Law in the Second Circuit Matthew Bender & Co. 1995 Co-author
Restructuring: The Search for Value in a Troubled Enterprise Euromoney Books 1993 Co-author


Turnarounds and Workouts selected Mr. Palmer as one of the nation's top "Outstanding Bankruptcy Lawyers",