Kurt F. Gwynne


Current Position

Partner/DE Office Managing Partner
Reed Smith LLP
1201 Market Street
Suite 1500
Wilmington, DE 19801-1163

Tel: 302-778-7550
Fax: 302-778-7575
Email: kgwynne@reedsmith.com

Class: XXIII (2012)Circuit: Third


University of Central Florida, BA, summa cum laude (1988)
University of Pennsylvania, JD (1992)

Professional Career

Partner, Reed Smith LLP (2001-)
Associate/Shareholder, Klett Rooney Lieber & Schorling, P.C. (1997-01)
Associate, Pepper Hamilton LLP (1993-97)
Law Clerk to The Honorable Bruce Fox, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania (1992-93)


Delaware Bankruptcy Inn of Court (2007-)
Commercial Law League of America, NCBJ Planning Committee (2010-11)
Penn Law Alumni Society, Board of Managers (2009-)


"Bankruptcy Appeals," Third Circuit Appellate Practice Manual, PBI Press 2007;09 Co-author (with Eric Schaffer)
"Intra-Committee Conflicts, Multiple Creditors' Committees, Altering Committee membership And Other Alternatives For Ensuring Adequate Representation Under Section 1102 Of The Bankruptcy Code," 14 ABI Law Rev. 109-141 Spring 2006 Author
"Indemnification and Exculpation of Professional Persons in Bankruptcy Cases," 10 ABI Law Rev. 711-739 Winter 2002 Author


Law 360, "10 Most Admired Bankruptcy Attorneys" (2010)
Delaware SuperLawyers, (multiple years)
Chambers USA, America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Band 1 (multiple years)
Penn Law Edwin R. Keedy Cup Moot Court Competition, Winner (1992)
Academic All-American (football), (1987)