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G. Eric Brunstad, Jr.


Current Position

Dechert LLP
90 State House Square
Hartford, CT 06103

Tel: 860-524-3960
Fax: 860-524-3930

Class: XVIII (2007)Circuit: Second


Connecticut College, B.A. (1983)
University of Michigan Law School, J.D. (1986)
Yale Law School, LL.M. (2011)

Professional Career

Partner, Dechert LLP (2009-)
Partner, Bingham McCutchen LLP (2000-09)
Associate (1991-93); Partner, Hebb & Gitlin, P.C. (1993-00)
Associate, Robinson & Cole (1987-91)


NYU School of Law, Adjunct Professor of Law (2012-13)
Yale Law School, Macklin Fleming Visiting Lecturer in Law (2003-12); Visiting Lecturer in Law (1994-97; 01-03); Guest Lecturer (1990; 98; 03)
Harvard Law School, Lecturer (2001)
Michigan Law School, Guest Lecturer (2004)
Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure, Judicial Conference Advisory Committee (2005-)
American Bar Association, Chair, Business Bankruptcy Committee (2005-)
Hon. T. Emmet Clarie, District of Connecticut, Law Clerk (1986-87)


Collier on Bankruptcy, Revised 15th ed., five chapters; 16th ed., two chapters Contributing Author
"Bankruptcy and the Problems of Economic Futility: A Theory on the Unique Role of Bankruptcy Law," 55 Bus. Law 499 2000 Author


Neiditz Award for Legal Writing, (1997)