SNW Partner Ryan Richmond to Lead Panel on Bankruptcy and Mediation Issues

SNW Partner Ryan J. Richmond will be presenting with Judge Louis Kornreich (ret.) this week at the National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees‘ annual conference in Chicago. Their panel, Mediation-ish: How to use Mediation Tools to Facilitate a Consensual Plan, will focus on how subchapter V trustee can use a mediator’s toolkit to facilitate the development of consensual plans of reorganization in small business bankruptcy cases.


The NABT is hosting its annual conference in Chicago, IL August 25-27, 2021. This year’s conference will feature a first-of-its-kind track dedicated exclusively to issues arising under subchapter V of the new Small Business Reorganization Act of 2019.

Ryan’s co-panelist, the Hon. Judge Kornreich, recently retired from the bench, after serving as the bankruptcy judge for the District of Maine. Jude Kornreich is a member of nationally-recognized mediator and is a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute’s mediation section.

Ryan serves as Managing Partner of SNW’s Baton Rouge, LA office and leads the firm’s bankruptcy section.