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Kerri K. Mumford
Partner
Landis Rath & Cobb LLP
919 Market Street
Suite 1800
Wilmington DE USA, 19801
T: 302-467-4400
F: 302-467-4450

Professional Bio:

 

With almost twenty years of experience in corporate bankruptcy and restructuring, Kerri’s practice includes first-chair and co-counsel representations of national and regional clients in complex restructurings and financially distressed situations, including debtors, financial institutions,  secured lenders and other secured creditors, official and unofficial committees, indenture trustees and bondholders, asset purchasers, officers and directors, equity holders, liquidating trusts and other significant creditors, and parties in interest in a variety of national bankruptcy cases, mostly in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.  Kerri represents clients in a wide range of industries, including retail, food and beverage, oil and gas, and manufacturing.

Recognized as a Leading Individual in Bankruptcy and Restructuring in Chambers USA since 2013, Kerri is admitted to practice by the Supreme Court of Delaware, the United States District Court for the District of Delaware, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.  She is a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute, the International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation, the Delaware Bankruptcy Inns of Court, and the Bankruptcy Section of the Delaware State Bar.  Kerri graduated magna cum laude from the Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law in 2001.  While in law school, she was an Associate Editor of the Journal of Contemporary Health Law and Policy and published Who is Responsible for Fraternity Related Injuries on American College Campuses?, 17 J. Contemp. Health L. & Pol’y 737 (2001).  She received her B.A. in political science from High Point University in 1996.  Following graduation from law school, Kerri was an associate at Klett Rooney Lieber & Schorling, P.C. (now Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney, P.C.) before joining Landis Rath & Cobb LLP at its inception in July 2003, becoming partner in December 2009.

Education
Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2001
High Point University, B.A., Political Science, 1996

Admissions to Practice
Delaware
United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit

Memberships & Associations
American Bankruptcy Institute
International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation, At Large Director 2017-2020,  Vice Director of Member Services, 2020-21
Bankruptcy Section of the Delaware State Bar

Woman in the Law Section of the Delaware State Bar

Delaware Chapter of International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation,
            Ex-Officio Chair, 2011

Delaware Chapter of International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation, Chair,
            2010

Delaware Chapter of International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation, Vice-
            Chair, 2009

Delaware Chapter of International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation, Secretary,
            2008

 

Awards

Chambers USA, Leading Individual, 2013-2021

Best Lawyers® 2020, 2021

2020 Lawdragon 500 Leading U.S. Bankruptcy Restructuring Lawyer

 

Publications

How Far Can Debtors Take Motions to Pause in Chapter 11?, Turnarounds and Workouts, August 2020

Reading Between the Lines: Writing-Based Focus (Drafting Agreements), American Bankruptcy Institute Mid-Atlantic Bankruptcy Workshop, August 2015

Gender & Diversity Issues in Practice, American Bankruptcy Institute Mid-Atlantic Bankruptcy Workshop, August 2012

Analog Trouble in a Digital World: E-Discovery Issues, American Bankruptcy Institute Mid-Atlantic Bankruptcy Workshop, August 2011

Who is Responsible for Fraternity Related Injuries on American College Campuses?, 17 J. Contemp. Health L. & Pol’y 737 (2001)

Panelist

Reading Between the Lines: Writing-Based Focus (Drafting Agreements), American Bankruptcy Institute Mid-Atlantic Bankruptcy Workshop, August 2015

Gender & Diversity Issues in Practice American Bankruptcy Institute Mid-Atlantic Bankruptcy Workshop, August 2012

Analog Trouble in a Digital World: E-Discovery Issues, American Bankruptcy Institute Mid-Atlantic Bankruptcy Workshop, August 2011

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