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Prof. Jack F. Williams


Current Position

Georgia State University College of Law
140 Decatur Street, Fourth Floor
Atlanta, GA 30302-4037

Tel: 404-413-9149

Class: XV (2004)Circuit: Eleventh


University of Oklahoma, B.A. (1982)
George Washington University National Law Center, J.D. (High Honors) (1985)
University of Leicester, Ph.D (2013)

Professional Career

Professor, Georgia State University College of Law (1991-)
Managing Director, Mesirow Financial Consulting, LLC (2010-)
Director, BDO Seidman LLP (1999-10)
Visiting Professor, New York Law School
Resident Scholar, Association of Insolvency & Restructuring Advisors (2004-)
Resident Scholar, American Bankruptcy Institute (2001, 2008)
Professor, NYU School of Law, Internal Revenue Service CPE Program
Visiting Professor, St. John's University School of Law (1999-00)
Attorney, Hughes and Luce (1987-91)
Law Clerk, Hon. William J. Holloway, Jr., U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit (1985-87)


American Bankruptcy Institute
Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Advisors
American Bar Association
Texas Bar Association
Native American Bar Association
Commercial Law League of America
American Board of Certification, Former Dean of Faculty


Tax Aspects of Bankruptcy Law & Practice West Group, 2003) (with C. Richard McQueen) Co-author
Kennedy, Countryman & Williams on Partnerships, Limited Liability Entities and S Corporations in Bankruptcy Aspen Law & Business 2000) (with Frank R. Kennedy and Vern Countryman) Co-author


Top Ten Bankruptcy Academics,
Top Ten Bankruptcy Tax and Accounting Experts,
Georgia State University College of Law, Professor of the Year