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Richard M. Bendix, Jr.

Investment Banker

Current Position

Advocate Capital Advisors
125 South Wacker Drive
5th Floor
Suite 300
Chicago, IL 60606

Tel: 847-542-9890

Class: XIII (2002)Circuit: Seventh


University of Michigan, B.A., with Highest Honors in History with High Distinction (1972)
University of Michigan Law School, J.D., cum laude (1975)

Professional Career

Member, Dykema Gossett, PLLC (2008-)
Principal, Schwartz, Cooper, Greenberger & Krauss, Chartered (1981-08)
Associate, Schiff, Hardin & Waite (1975-81)


American Bar Association
Illinois State Bar Association
Chicago Bar Association
American Bankruptcy Institute
Jewish Vocational Service


"Distressed Acquisitions: How You Can Create Value in Difficult Times," ACC Docket Apr 2010
"Managing Relations with Insolvent Customers: How to Get Paid and Keep the Money," Supply and Demand Chain Executive Jun 2009
"Carve-Out Agreements for the Benefit of Unsecured Creditors: Unanswered Questions," American Bankruptcy Law Journal Apr 2007
"Bankruptcy is not Always the Best Option," The Secured Lender May 2007
"Recent Bankruptcy Court Decision Interpreting the Uniform Commercial Code," 40th Annual Uniform Commercial Code Institute Materials
"Significant Bankruptcy Code Amendments Affecting Business Bankruptcy Cases," 39th Annual Uniform Commercial Code Institute Materials
"Bankruptcy Issues Related to Mortgage Foreclosures," Illinois Foreclosure and Related Bankruptcy and Title Issues, National Business Institute 2000
Illinois Foreclosure and Related Bankruptcy and Title Issues Bankruptcy Essentials, National Business Institute 2005