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Robert S. Hertzberg


Current Position

Troutman Pepper, LLP
4000 Town Center
Suite 1800
Southfield, MI 48075-1505

Tel: 248-359-7300
Fax: 248-359-7700

Class: VIII (1997)Circuit: Sixth


Eastern Michigan University (1976)
Thomas M. Cooley School of Law (1979)

Professional Career

Pepper Hamilton LLP (2002-)
Hertz, Schram & Saretsky, P.C. (1992-01)
Hertzberg & Golden, P.C. (1979-91)


INSOL International: Council (1995-99); First Vice President (1999-03); President (2003-05)
American College of Bankruptcy
Commercial Law League of America: Bankruptcy and Insolvency Section, Chair (1993-94); Legislative Subcommittee of the Bankruptcy & Insolvency Section, Chair (1992-93)
American Bar Association, Business Bankruptcy Committee
American Bankruptcy Institute, Past Chair, Central States Institute
Federal Bar Association, Bankruptcy Section
Turnaround Management Association
State Bar of Michigan
State Bar of New York


"Terminable-at-Will Retiree Benefit Plans Still Subject to Section 1114 Procedure" 2010
"Why Pure Heart and Empty Head Aren't Enough: The 'Good Faith' Defense in Ponzi Scheme Litigation" 2010
"Unprecedented Changes on Wall Street: What You Need to Know" 2008
"Bailments in Bankruptcy: Creditors' Risks of Acting Without Court Authorization," Commercial Law Bulletin (1996)
"Head Start vs. Fresh Start in Bankruptcy," State Bar Journal (1984)


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