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Patrick J. Keating
Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLC
Listed in Best Lawyers since 1995
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Chair of the Litigation Practice Group.
Joined the Firm as an Associate attorney in 1985 and elected as Partner in 1990.
Served as President and CEO of the Firm from 2008 – 2009.
Served as Managing Partner of the firm’s office in Akron, OH (2004-2008).
Vice President of the Firm’s Board of Managers (1997-March 2003; 2004 -2006).
Past Co-Chair of the Litigation Practice Group.
Past Vice President & Treasurer of the law firm’s Board of Managers.
His area of practice includes:
Commercial Litigation in State and Federal Courts.
Creditors' Rights and Uniform Commercial Code matters.
Representing debtors, creditors, trustees and committees in cases under Chapters 7, 11, 12 and 13 of the Bankruptcy Code, as well as in non-bankruptcy arena.
Represents financial institutions and other parties in complex litigation.
Prior to joining Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLP, Mr. Keating served as law clerk to the Honorable Harold F. White, United States Bankruptcy Judge, Northern District of Ohio.
Kent State University
University of Akron School of Law
Fairlawn Area Chamber of Commerce (Chair: Circle of Excellence)
American Red Cross, Summit County
Kent State University, College of Arts and Sciences
Hudson Community Chapel
Ohio State Bar Association, Litigation, Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Sections
Akron Bar Association, Commercial and Bankruptcy Law Section
American Bankruptcy Institute, Past Board Member: Central States Bankruptcy Workshop
National Lawyers Association
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Lawyer of the Year Awards
2015 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Bankruptcy of the Akron Metro Area
2014 Lawyer of the Year in Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law of the Akron Metro Area
2013 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Bankruptcy of the Akron Metro Area
2011 Lawyer of the Year in Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law of the Akron Metro Area
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law (Chapter 12, Commercial, Creditors' Rights, Debtors' Rights, Foreclosures, Lender Liability, Liquidations, Litigation, Mergers & Acquisitions, Out-of-Court Workouts, Workouts and Restructurings)
Commercial Litigation (Bankruptcy, Bankruptcy and Creditors'-Debtors' Rights, Business Disputes, Civil Litigation, Complex Litigation)
Litigation - Banking and Finance
Litigation - Bankruptcy
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