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Hon. Randolph J. Haines

United States Bankruptcy Judge

Current Position

U.S. Bankruptcy Court
Phoenix, AZ

Class: VIII (1997)Circuit: Ninth


University of Wisconsin, B.A., with Honors (1970)
Yale University, Ph.D. in Philosophy (1975)
Stanford Law School, J.D., Order of the Coif (1978)

Professional Career

U.S. Bankruptcy Judge (2000-)
Partner, Lewis and Roca, LLP, Phoenix, Arizona (1982-00)
Associate, Lewis and Roca, Phoenix, Arizona (1978-82)


Arizona State Bar
National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges
American Bankruptcy Institute
Scribes Selden Society


"The Uniformity Power: Why Bankruptcy Is Different," 77 Amer. Bankr. L. J. 129 Issue 2, 2003
"Getting to Abrogation," 75 Amer. Bankr. L.J. 447 Fall 2001
Norton Bankruptcy Law and Practice, 2d Contributing Editor (Chapter 11)
"The Unwarranted Attack on New Value," 72 Amer. Bankr. L.J. 387 Summer 1998
Norton Bankruptcy Law Adviser Managing Editor
Author of several articles, Norton Bankruptcy Law Institutes (Chapter 11 outlines).