Invited presenter at the 40th Annual Lawrence P. King and Charles Seligson Workshop on Bankruptcy and Business Reorganization, (Prof. B. Adler, convenor), New York University School of Law, New York, September 2014.
Invited keynote speaker at Federal Bar Association Annual Meeting, (Hon. Scott Dales, convenor), Harbor Springs, Michigan, August 2014.
Invited presenter at the 2014 Midwest Regional Bankruptcy Seminar, (Stephen Lerner, Esq., convenor), Cincinnati, August 2014.
Invited keynote panelist for First Annual James T. King Bankruptcy Symposium Conference, (Jon Hayes, Esq., convenor), Los Angeles, July 2014.
Invited presenter at "Choice of Law in Cross-Border Bankruptcy Cases" at Brooklyn Law School, (Prof. Edward Janger, convenor), Brooklyn, March 2014.
Invited presenter on U.S. municipal bankruptcy at Annual Review of Insolvency Law, (Prof. Janis Sarra, convenor), Vancouver, February 2014.
Invited keynote speaker at "Emerging Trends in Turnarounds and Insolvencies" sponsored by CMBA and TMA, (Eric Goodman, Esq., convenor), Cleveland, November 2013.
Invited presenter at Fordham Law School, Urban Law Journal Cooper-Walsh Colloquium on Legal Liabilities and Municipal Financial Distress, (Prof. Susan Block-Lieb, convenor), New York, October 2013.
Invited presenter at Congressional Black Caucus on Detroit Bankruptcy, (Hon. John Conyers, convenor), Washington, D.C., October 2013.
Invited moderator at "Shifting Gears in Restructuring: From Automotive to Healthcare and Government," Turnaround Management Association, (Paul Hage, Esq. convenor), Detroit, September 2013.
Invited keynote speaker at Eurozone in Crisis, (Patrick Mears, Esq., convenor, for co-sponsors World Affairs Conference and Turnaround Management Association), Grand Rapids, Michigan, April 2013.
Invited presenter at The Nation State and Its Banks symposium, (Prof. Henry Hu, convenor),
Austin, Texas, February 2013.
Inaugural faculty for "NextGen" training school for upcoming bankruptcy professionals from around the world (Prof. Bob Wessels, Mr. Bruce Leonard, Esq., convenors), Paris, June 2012.
Invited keynote speaker, ABI Central States (Regional) Annual Conference (Hon. Marcy McIvor, convenor), Traverse City, Michigan, June 2012.