Paul J. Ricotta


Current Position

Partner (Retired)
Boston, MA 02111

Class: XXII (2011)Circuit: First


Dartmouth College, A.B. (1978)
State University of New York at Buffalo, J.D./M.B.A. (1982)

Professional Career

Partner, Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. (1994-)
General Counsel, M&T Bank (1989-94)
Attorney, Hale & Dorr (1986-88)
Attorney, Damon & Morey (1982-86)


Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education Association, Trustee (2007-)
Association of Commercial Finance Attorneys, Director (2007-)
American Bankruptcy Institute
Turnaround Management Association
New York, Massachusetts and Boston Bar Associations


"Rekindling the War on Secured Creditors: Unsecured Creditors Score Important Early Victories," Bankruptcy and Restructuring Law 2010, West Publishing 2010 Author
"Current Strategies for Expanding the Source of Recovery for Creditors," Bankruptcy and Restructuring Law 2009, West Publishing 2009 Author
"The New Rules Concerning Disposal of Patient Records: Section 351 May Not Reduce Controversies Over the Proper Procedures To Be Followed By Health Care Debtors," American Bankruptcy Institute Journal 2006 Author
"The New Exception to the Automatic Stay Permitting the Government to 'Exclude' Healthcare Providers: The More Things Change, the More Things Stay the Same," American Bankruptcy Institute Healthcare Committee Newsletter 2006 Author
"When Worlds Collide: Lessons from a Not-For-Profit Bankruptcy Case," Corporate Finance Review 2005 Author
"When Debt Confronts Charitable Mission-Handling the Non-Profit Workout/Bankruptcy," The Bankruptcy Strategist 2005 Author
"Reorganizing a Not-For-Profit Debtor," New York Law Journal 2005 Author
"Lien on Me; What's in a Name (Apparently, a lot)," American Bankruptcy Institute Journal 2005 Author
Numerous other articles in American Bankruptcy Insitute Journal, Corporate Finance Review, Bankruptcy Strategist, New York Law Journal, Journal of Corporate Renewal, and elsewhere.