Richard B. Levin


Current Position

Jenner & Block LLP
1155 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10036

Tel: 212-891-1601

Class: II (1991)Circuit: Second


Yale Law School, J.D. 1975 (Editor, Yale Law Journal)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, S.B. (1972)
Admitted to California Bar (1976)
Admitted to District of Columbia Bar (1976)
Admitted to Massachusetts Bar (1991)
Admitted to New York Bar (2006)

Professional Career

Lecturer in Law, Harvard Law School (2004; 2006)
Faculty, Federal Judicial Center (2001-)
Consultant to the World Bank and to the Central Bank of Brazil regarding Brazilian Bankruptcy Legislation (2001-03)
Counsel (1975-78); Consultant (1978-79), Subcommittee on Civil & Constitutional Rights, Committee on the Judiciary, U.S. House of Representatives


National Bankruptcy Conference, Chair (2012-); Vice Chair (2004-12)
American College of Bankruptcy, Board of Directors (2007-10)
The Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference, Lawyer Representative (2001-04)


Collier on Bankruptcy, 15th rev. ed. Member, Board of Editors and Author
Fundamentals of Bankruptcy Law 7th ed. 2006 Author of the Seventh Edition of G. Triester, et al.
"Almost All You Ever Wanted to Know About Carve Out," 76 American Bankruptcy Law Journal 445 2002 Author
"Towards a Model of Bankruptcy Administration," 44 S. Car. L. Rev. 964 1993 Author
"Bankruptcy Appeals," 58 North Carolina Law Review 967 1980 Author
"An Introduction to the Trustee's Avoiding Powers," 53 American Bankruptcy Law Journal 173 1979 Author