William K. Fendrick - Holland & Knight, LLP

William K. Fendrick

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1999

Keith Fendrick is a Partner in the Holland & Knight Tampa office and a member of the Bankruptcy Practice Group. He focuses his practice on bankruptcy and creditors' rights, corporate reorganizations and restructurings, and commercial litigation. Mr. Fendrick has represented financial institutions, corporations, insurance companies, and creditor groups in numerous large Chapter 11 cases around the country. He has also worked with secured and unsecured creditors in workouts, non-bankruptcy corporate reorganizations, and acquisitions of troubled businesses. 

Mr. Fendrick has also been appointed as a receiver for the Securities and Exchange Commission.  In that capacity, he has taken over the management and liquidation of a business, the collection of assets, and the pursuit of claims and recovery of monies for the creditors and investors of the business.  He has also represented receivers in state court receiverships involving Ponzi schemes and fraudulent business activities. 

Mr. Fendrick is a former director of the Tampa Bay Bankruptcy Bar Association.  He has been a panelist at the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges and has spoken at seminars in Florida asset protection, creditors' rights and remedies, and bankruptcy law.

Auburn UniversityBA 1978University of Houston Law CenterJ.D. 1984
Federal Bar AssociationHillsborough County Bar AssociationTampa Bay Bankruptcy Bar Association American Bankruptcy Institute American Bar Association

Case History

Other Court Admissions
    • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida
    • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
    • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida

Office Location

100 North Tampa Street, Suite 4100
Tampa, FL 33602
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Bankruptcy of the Tampa Metro Area
William K. Fendrick has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!

Practice Areas

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Litigation - Bankruptcy