Roger A. Clement, Jr.'s practice consists primarily of representing debtors and creditors in business bankruptcies, commercial litigation, commercial restructurings, and other matters relating to financial distress and insolvency. He is the Chair of the firm's Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights Department. Roger has extensive experience in representing Chapter 11 debtors-in-possession, Chapter 11 trustees, creditors' committees, secured creditors, and landlords in local, regional and national Chapter 11 cases. He has represented technology companies, venture capitalists, health care institutions, railroads, timber companies, manufacturers, retailers, acquirers of assets, banks and insurance companies in bankruptcy cases and other matters involving financial distress. Roger has been a regular speaker on bankruptcy topics at conferences and seminars, including the American Bankruptcy Institute's Northeast Bankruptcy Conference. His publications include "Going For Broke With Intellectual Property," 17 Maine Bar Journal 178 (2002). He received his A.B. from Bowdoin College in 1986 and his J.D. from the University of Maine School of Law in 1991, where he was a notes editor of the Maine Law Review. He was admitted to the Maine Bar in 1991. He is a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute and the Turnaround Management Association.