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Hon. Shelley D. Rucker

United States Bankruptcy Judge

Current Position

U.S. Bankruptcy Court
Chattanooga, TN 37402

Class: XII (2001)Circuit: Sixth


Texas Christian University, B.A. (1979)
University of Georgia, J.D. (1982)

Professional Career

Member (1987-91); Practice Group Leader, Bankruptcy & Creditor Rights (1991-99); Chair, Commercial Department, Miller & Martin LLP (2000-04)


Federal Bar Association, Chattanooga Chapter: Board of Governors (2003-08); President (2007-08)
American Bankruptcy Institute (1992)
Mid-South Commercial Law Institute: Director (1997-00); Chair (1999-00)
Tennessee Bar Association: Banking, Bankruptcy & Commercial Section, Chair (1991-92); Executive Committee (1992-97)


Author and lecturer on bankruptcy for bar and other associations.