Prof. David A. Skeel discusses the recent backlash against the bankruptcy system — including against judge shopping, the Texas Two-Step and third-party releases — and what can be done.
Prof. David Skeel’s Faith-Informed Bankruptcy Scholarship Celebrates Christianity’s Complexity: The Pennsylvania Gazette
Bankruptcy expert Prof. David A. Skeel offers his perspective on the Court’s decision in Siegel v. Fitzgerald.
Prof. Skeel chaired the Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico, known locally as “la Junta.”
At The Wall Street Journal, Prof. David Skeel reviews three books that explore the past and future of hedge funds
Skeel focuses his research and scholarship on bankruptcy, corporate law, financial regulation, Christianity and law, and other topics.
Prof. David Skeel testifies before U.S. Senate subcommittee on the potential abuse of ‘Texas Two-Step’ transactions in the Chapter 11 reorganization process
“The opportunity for abuse — and for undercutting the rights of victims and other creditors — is obvious,” wrote Skeel.
In the past year alone, nearly two million papers have been downloaded from the Law School’s Legal Scholarship Repository.