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Michael B. Joseph


Current Position

Chapter 13 Trustee
Wilmington, DE 19801-1350

Class: XXV (2014)Circuit: Third


Rutgers University, A.B. (1972)
Widener University, Delaware Law School, J.D. (1975)

Professional Career

Partner, Ferry, Joseph, P.A. (1990-)
Chapter 13 Trustee for District of Delaware (1987-2022)
Private Practice (1981-90)
UAW Legal Services (1978-81)


National Association of Chapter 13 Trustees (1987-), President (2010-11); Member of Board (2005-2015)
NACTT Academy for Consumer Bankruptcy Education
National Data Center, Board Member (2001-05)
Delaware State Bar Association
American Bankruptcy Institute
Bench/Bar Committee: Delaware Pro Se Consumer Bankruptcy Initiative (2011-)


"Bankruptcy Exemptions Under Federal and State Law," Delaware Lawyer, Vol. 24, No. 4 Winter 2006-07
"Consumer Pro Se Bankruptcy: Finding Hope In Hopelessness," American Bankruptcy Intitute Journal, May 2016, Vol. XXXV, No. 5, Numerous articles in NACTT Quarterly (2010-11)


Delaware Today Magazine, Top 100 Delaware Lawyers (2008)