Detroit, MI – March 21, 2005 – LAWFUEL – The Law News Network – Kay Standridge Kress, a partner with Pepper Hamilton LLP, has been elected a fellow of the American College of Bankruptcy, an honorary professional and educational association of bankruptcy and insolvency professionals.
Ms. Kress was inducted into the College at a ceremony at the United States Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., on March 18, 2005. The College’s new class of 34 fellows includes lawyers, judges and law professors from Canada, England, Germany, Japan and the United States.
Ms. Kress practices in Pepper’s Detroit office and concentrates on bankruptcy and insolvency matters. She represents trustees, debtors, creditors’ committees and secured creditors in bankruptcy proceedings and out-of-court workouts.
Fellows of the American College of Bankruptcy (www.amercol.org) include commercial and consumer bankruptcy attorneys, insolvency accountants, corporate turnaround and renewal specialists, law professors, judges, government officials and others involved in the bankruptcy and insolvency community. Nominees are extended an invitation to join based on a record of achievement reflecting the highest standards of professionalism. The College was formed in 1989 and includes more than 600 fellows.
Pepper Hamilton LLP (www.pepperlaw.com) is a multi-practice law firm with 400 lawyers in six states and the District of Columbia. The firm provides corporate, litigation and regulatory legal services to leading businesses, governmental entities, nonprofit organizations and individuals throughout the nation and the world. The firm was founded in 1890.