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Douglas M. Foley


Current Position

Senior Of Counsel, Restructuring & Insolvency
Kaufman & Canoles
Kaufman & Canoles
Kaufman & Canoles
Two James Center
1021 East Cary Street, Suite 1400

Tel: 7572852644 (mobile)
Fax: 804-771-5746(office)

Class: XXII (2011)Circuit: Fourth


University of Mary Washington, BA (1988)
George Mason University School of Law, JD (1992)

Professional Career

Senior Of Counsel, Kaufman & Canoles
Law Clerk, U.S. Court of Federal Claims - Washington DC (1994)
Law Clerk, U.S. Bankruptcy Court - Richmond (1993)


Virginia State Bar
North Carolina State Bar
New York State Bar
District of Columbia Bar
American Bankruptcy Institute - Board of Directors
Virginia State Bar Bankruptcy Law Section, Board of Governors, Past Chair (2013)
Bankruptcy Law Section Counsel, Virginia Bar Association (2004)
Tidewater Bankruptcy Bar Association, President (2003)
Leadership Hampton Roads (2000)


American College of Bankruptcy - Circuit Review Fourth Circuit & D.C. Circuit 2013 Contributing author
"Bankruptcy Practice in Virginia," The Virginia Law Foundation, Chapter 10, Chapter on Reorganzations, Virginia CLE Oct 2011 Author


Regent, 4th Cir, 2018-2022
Martindale-Hubbell, Preeminent AV Rated
Certified, Business Bankruptcy Law, American Board of Certification, Affiliate of the American Bankruptcy Institute
Best Lawyers, "Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Lawyer of the Year" (2011)(Norfolk)
Best Lawyers, "Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Lawyer of the Year" (2020)(Wash., DC)
Listed in "Best Lawyers in America," Woodward/White, Inc. (2005-23)
Listed in Virginia's "Legal Elite," Virginia Business, Bankruptcy and Creditor's Rights (2003-23)
Listed in Virginia SuperLawyer 2002-2023