Howard L. Adelman
Adelman & Gettleman, Ltd.
53 W. Jackson Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60604-3507
Class: XII (2001)Circuit: Seventh
Illinois State University, B.S. (1974)
St. Louis University, J.D., cum laude (1977)
Shareholder, Adelman & Gettleman, Ltd. (1983-)
Partner, Schwartz, Cooper, Kolb & Gaynor (1979-83)
Law Clerk-Executive Judicial Assistant, Missouri Court of Appeals, St. Louis District (1977-78)
Judicial Conference of the U.S. Advisory Committee on the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure (1999-05)
Chicago Bar Association (1979-)
Federal Bar Association, Former Director (1982-)
Seventh Circuit Bar Association: General Chair, Bankruptcy Practice & Procedure Subcommittee (1995-98); Treasurer (1998-)
"Burnside: A Clear and Present Threat to Availability of Debtor Representation," Bankruptcy Law Adviser 1989 Author
"Law of Guaranty," Secured Transactions Handbook, Illinois Institute of Continuing Legal Education 1988 Author
"Mortgage Liens in Bankruptcy," Financial Real Estate Handbook, Illinois Institute of Continuing Legal Education 1988 Co-author
Listed in Best Lawyers in America, (1995-11)
Listed in World's Leading Lawyers by Chambers & Partners, (2002-03)
Listed in Chambers USA America's Leading Lawyers for Business by Chambers & Partners, (2003-11)
Illinois SuperLawyers Top 100,
Illinois Lawyers Network, "Top 100 Business Lawyers"