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Lewis S. Rosenbloom


Current Position

Rosenbloom Advisors, LLC
Chicago, IL 60602

Class: IV (1993)Circuit: Seventh


Lake Forest College, B.A. (Highest Honors), College Scholar Award (1973)
Northwestern University, Graduate School of Business (1973-74)
DePaul College of Law, J.D. (1977)

Professional Career

Global Head, Bankruptcy and Restructuring Department, Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP
Co-Chair, Bankruptcy, Insolvency & Business, Winston & Strawn
Principal, Nachman, Munitz & Sweig, Ltd.
Law Clerk to the Honorable Robert L. Eisen, Bankruptcy Judge, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Gale, Takahashi & Channon, Certified Public Accountants (n/k/a Ernst & Young)


American Bar Association, Business Bankruptcy Committee: Chair, New and Pending Bankruptcy Legislation Subcommittee; Chair, Transportation Reorganizations
Business Law, Inc., Board of Advisors to Bankruptcy & Commercial Law Advisor
Chicago Bar Association: Bankruptcy Reorganization Committee; Co-Chair; Subcommittee on Retention & Fees
Illinois State Bar Association
Illinois Board of Higher Education: Advisory Committee; University Governance; Chair, Finance Subcommittee; Chair, State Computer Network Study
Illinois Council on Children and Youth Welfare, Chair, State Education and Legal Aid Subcommittees


Co-author and frequent lecturer on bankruptcy and corporate reorganizations for numerous bar and professional associations.
"Proving Damages: Damage Claims Arising from Rejection or Other Breach of Real Property Leases, Collective Bargaining Agreements, Employment Agreements and Other Contracts," Strategies for the New Law, Law and Business Contributor Harcourt, Brace and Jovanavich
"Reorganization Cases," Strategies for the New Law, Law and Business Contributor Harcourt, Brace and Jovanavich
"State Corporate Income Taxation - A Myriad of Problems," DePaul University Tax Review
"The Code as Applicable to Business Debtors," Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education
"The Expanding Scope of Fraudulent Transfer Principles and Their Impact on Commercial Lenders," Executive Enterprises Publications Co-author
"The Northern Pipeline Marathan Court Crisis: The Legislative Response," American Bar Association
"The Plan, Confirmation and Cram Down," American Appraisal Associates Co-author
"Valuation Standards: Adequate Protection, Secured Claims, Cramdown, Insolvency - The Fourth Element of Preference," Strategies for the New Law, Law and Business Contributor Harcourt, Brace and Jovanavich
"Welcome to Hard Times: What Happens When A Self-Insurer Goes Broke?" Journal of American Insurance Contributor


Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers
Illinois Law & Leading Attorneys
Illinois SuperLawyers
International Who's Who
International Who's Who Of Insolvency And Restructuring Lawyers
Leading American Attorneys
Leading U.S. Insolvency Lawyers
Leading Illinois Business Attorneys
National Registry Who's Who
Best Lawyers in America
Top 100 Illinois SuperLawyers
Who's Who In The World
Who's Who In America
Who's Who In American Law
Who's Who In The Midwest
World's Leading Insolvency Lawyers