Cities in Distress: Is Chapter 9 the Best Vehicle for Saving Cities and Providing Needed Governmental Services?

On behalf of Macdonald Fernandez LLP on Monday, January 26, 2015.

On Thursday, January 29, 2015, the Bay Area Bankruptcy Forum in cooperation with the Commercial Law & Bankruptcy Section of the Bar Association of San Francisco will present "Cities in Distress: Is Chapter 9 the Best Vehicle for Saving Cities and Providing Needed Governmental Services?" This program was a big hit at last year's Northern District Judicial Conference. Come and help us further the discussion on this interesting topic!


CITIES IN DISTRESS
Is Chapter 9 the Best Vehicle for Saving Cities and Providing Needed Governmental Services?




Moderated by:

Honorable Hannah L. BlumenstielUnited States Bankruptcy Judge

Panelists include:

Professor Michelle Wilde AndersonProfessor of Law, Stanford Law School

William A. Brandt, Jr.President and CEO, Development Specialists, Inc. and Chair, Illinois Finance Authority

James E. SpiottoManaging Director, Chapman Strategic Advisors LLC

Time and Place:


January 29, 2015
5:00 to 7:00 pm


The City Club
155 Sansome Street
San Francisco, California


Bay Area Bankruptcy Forum members, RSVP here.


Bar Association of San Francisco members, RSVP here.


Reno Fernandez is a member of the board of directors of the Bay Area Bankruptcy Forum and immediate past chair of the Commercial Law & Bankruptcy Section