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Jack R. Pigman


Current Position

Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
Columbus, OH 43215-6194

Class: XXIV (2013)Circuit: Sixth


University of Notre Dame, B.A. (1966)
The Ohio State University, J.D. (1969)

Professional Career

Partner, Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP (and predecessor firm) (1977-12)
Associate, Wright Harlor Morris & Arnold (1974-77)
Captain, U.S. Army - JAGC (1970-74)
Law Clerk, Hon. Thomas M. Herbert, Ohio Supreme Court (1969-70)


Ohio State Bar Association (1974-12)
Columbus Bar Association, Chair, Bankruptcy Committee (1974-)
Brass Band of Columbus, past Secretary (2005-10)
Dublin Community Bands, Founding Member, Secretary (2011-)
United Cerebral Palsy, past President (1977-82)
Columbus Metropolitan Club, past President
Center for New Directions, past Treasurer (1992-97)
Dublin Arts Council, past President (2001-07)


"Representing and Dealing with Financially Troubled Companies," OSBA Business Law Institute 2011 Speaker
"Chapter 11: Changes Under BAPCPA - Ten Days and Counting," OSBA Corporate Counsel Institute 2005 Speaker
"Chapter 11 Changes Under the New Bankruptcy Code," Midwest Regional Bankruptcy Seminar 2005 Speaker
"Dealing with Financially Troubled Companies - the Duties of Directors and Officers," OSBA 2002 Speaker


Chambers USA, Recognized as one of America's Leading lawyers in the area of Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Ohio) (2004-)
Listed in every edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the areas of Bankruptcy and Creditor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganziation Law and Litigation-Bankruptcy (1983-)
The Best Lawyers in America, Bankruptcy Lawyer of the Year - Central Ohio (2009)
Listed in every edition of Ohio SuperLawyer in the area of Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights
Ohio SuperLawyer, Top 100 Lawyers (2004 & 2005)