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Ronald R. Peterson


Current Position

Jenner & Block LLP
353 North Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60654-3456

Tel: 312-923-2981
Fax: 312-840-7381

Class: V (1994)Circuit: Seventh


Ripon College, B.A. (1970)
University of Chicago Law School, J.D. (1973)

Professional Career

Partner (1980-); Associate (1974-80), Jenner & Block
Goldberg, Weigle, Mallin & Gitles (1973-74)


American Bar Association: Business Law Section, Business Bankruptcy Committee; Commercial Financial Services Committee; Litigation Section, Bankruptcy Litigation Committee
Illinois State Bar Association, Commercial Law and Bankruptcy Section
Chicago Bar Association, Bankruptcy Law Committee
INSOL International
Commercial Law League of America
American Bankruptcy Institute
National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees, Director


"Criminal Liability for the Bankruptcy Practitioner," Attorney Liability in Bankruptcy, American Bar Association Publishing Mar 2006
"Jenner & Block Secures Real Value for Unsecured Creditors in Successful Reorganization of Keystone Steel & Wire," Jenner & Block Case Study Nov 2005
"Till vs. SCS Credit Corp.," Jenner & Block Case Analysis Spring 2004
"Enforcing Judgments Against Property Held in Tenancy by the Entirety," Illinois Bar Journal Apr 1999
"Deeper Insolvency or Deepening Confusion," Andrews Litigation Reports
"BAPCPA: What Do We Know and When Did We Know It," De Paul Business & Commercial Law Journal, Vol. 4, No. 4 Summer 2006
"Consumer Bankruptcy Manual," Illinois Institute Continuing Legal Educational Handbook 2006 Editor