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Simon Kimmelman, Esq.


Current Position

Senior Vice President & General Counsel
Woods Resources
40 Martin Gross Drive
Langhorne, PA 19047

Tel: 215-750-4108

Class: VIII (1997)Circuit: Third


University of Pennsylvania, B.A., cum laude (1975)
Vanderbilt University, J.D. (1978)

Professional Career

Member & Princeton Chair, Creditors Rights/Bankruptcy Practice Group, Sills, Cummis & Gross, P.C. (2007-)
Shareholder/Director; Chair, Creditors Rights and Insolvency Group, Sterns & Weinroth, P.A., Trenton, NJ (1999-07)
Partner (1992-99); Chair, Creditors Rights Department (1995-99), Fox, Rothschild, O'Brien & Frankel, LLP, Lawrenceville, New Jersey
Director/Shareholder, Hannoch Weisman, P.C., Roseland and Trenton, New Jersey (1988-92)
Director/Shareholder, Sterns, Herbert & Weinroth, P.A., Trenton, NJ (1984-88)
Associate, Sterns, Herbert & Weinroth, P.A. (1979-84)


Lawyers Advisory Committee to U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of New Jersey: Past Chair; Founding Member
Bankruptcy Judgeship, New Jersey, Chair, Third Circuit Judicial Selection Committee (2006)
New Jersey State Bar Association, Past Chair and Trustee, Bankruptcy Law Section


"A Paper Tiger: The Reclaiming Seller in Bankruptcy," Metropolitan Corporate Counsel Apr 2008 Co-author
Advanced Chapter 11 Practice New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education (ICLE) 2002 Co-author
New Jersey Bankruptcy Manual New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education (ICLE) 1996, revised 2007 Co-author
"Let There Be Light: The Pitfalls and Possibilities for Utilities under the Bankruptcy Code," American Bankruptcy Law Journal Spring 1983 Author