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24th Annual Northeast Conference - Puerto Rico: The View From The Inside

American Bankruptcy Institute


Date: July 21, 2017

Time: 1:00PM - 2:00PM

Location: Newport Marriott, Newport, Rhode Island

The American College of Bankruptcy will hold its 24th Annual Northeast Conference from July 20th-23rd, 2017. This conference includes a roster of various panels and speakers that highlight a variety of timely topics.

"Puerto Rico: The View From The Inside," is a panel that will feature professionals involved in the Puerto Rico PROMESA proceedings and a jurist who has presided over a municipal bankruptcy will discuss the current political, social and legal conditions in the Commonwealth and before the court in the largest governmental entity insolvency proceeding in United States history.

Mintz Levin's very own Bill Kannel will be speaking on this panel alongside three other professionals.

For more information on this panel and the conference, please click here.


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William W. Kannel


William W. Kannel is a bankruptcy attorney at Mintz. Bill has experience in corporate reorganizations and municipal Chapter 9 and debt restructurings. He represents both creditors and debtors in all phases of distressed debt negotiations, bankruptcy litigation, and distressed asset acquisitions.

Hon. Frank J. Bailey


U.S. Bankruptcy Court

Martha E.M. Kopacz


Phoenix Management Services