Murphy & King’s Andrew G. Lizotte to Speak at BBA’s 31st Annual Bankruptcy Bench Meets Bar Conference

Murphy & King, P.C. announced today that Shareholder Andrew G. Lizotte and Shareholder Kathleen R. Cruickshank will participate in the Boston Bar Association’s (BBA) 31st Annual Bankruptcy Bench Meets Bar Conference on Wednesday, May 26, 2021, from 3:00 to 6:15pm. This conference will be held virtually.

Mr. Lizotte will speak on the panel, Issues Regarding Third Party Releases and Injunctions in Chapter 11 Plans and in Settlements alongside Hon. Christopher J. Panos, Chief Justice of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court and John Loughnane, Partner at Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP.

Mr. Lizotte has extensive experience representing different factions in bankruptcy proceedings, including operating Chapter 11 businesses, committees of unsecured creditors, lenders, both liquidating and operating trustees, examiners, and individuals.

Ms. Cruickshank is part of the Conference Advisory Committee that planned and organized the Conference.  She is Section Co-chair of the Bankruptcy Law Section of the Boston Bar Association (BBA).  She will moderate the Conference and announce awards and recognitions at the end of the program.

Other Conference panel topics include: Recent Bankruptcy Cases of Interest, Including Pending at the U.S. Supreme Court and SubChapter V Cases and the Developing Law.

The Bankruptcy Bench Meets Bar Conference is an annual opportunity for bankruptcy professionals and the Federal Bankruptcy Court Judges to meet and share insights, observations and analysis on key issues for 2021 and beyond. For more information visit

About Murphy & King, Professional Corporation

Since 1980, Murphy & King, Professional Corporation has been “unraveling complexity” for its clients through prompt, practical and cost-effective solutions to the legal needs of individuals and businesses. From startup and incorporation, to maintaining day to day operations, to resolving internal and external disputes, Murphy & King attorneys are skilled at effectively and efficiently unraveling the inherent complexities of each client’s business to ensure that it can attain its maximum potential. The firm’s principal areas of practice are Business Litigation, Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring, Corporate and Real Estate Transactions, and White Collar Defense and Internal Investigations.