Murphy & King’s Charles R. Bennett, Jr. to be Inducted as Fellow in the American College of BankruptcyMarch 25, 2022
Murphy & King, P.C. Shareholder Charles R. Bennett, Jr. will be inducted as a Fellow in the American College of Bankruptcy on April 1, 2022, in Denver, Colorado. Bennett will be in the College’s 33rd class of Fellows from around the U.S and the globe who are being honored and recognized for their professional excellence and exceptional contributions to the bankruptcy and insolvency practice. The American College of Bankruptcy is an honorary association of bankruptcy and insolvency professionals and plays an important role in sustaining professional excellence in the field.
Mr. Bennett handles complex commercial litigation involving financial institutions, contracts, corporate issues including directors’ and officers’ claims, disputes among members of closed corporations, and insolvency. The current focus of his practice is on rights and remedies for debtors and creditors in corporate Chapter 11 cases. He devotes a substantial amount of time to banking and lending litigation, representing borrowers in commercial disputes. Mr. Bennett has tried numerous jury and jury-waived cases concerning business torts, unfair trade practices, and insolvency issues. He is a member of the American Bankruptcy Institution, Massachusetts Bar Association and the Boston Bar Association.
“It is an honor to be named to the American College of Bankruptcy,” said Attorney Bennett. “As a Fellow of the College, I hope I can continue to make valuable contributions to the bankruptcy and insolvency practice.”
Mr. Bennett, along with Murphy & King’s Harold B. Murphy and D. Ethan Jeffery as members of prior classes, were selected using the following criteria: the highest standards of professionalism, ethics, character, integrity, professional expertise and leadership contributing to the enhancement of bankruptcy and insolvency law and practice; sustained evidence of scholarship, teaching, lecturing or writing on bankruptcy or insolvency; community service; and commitment to elevating knowledge and understanding of the profession and public respect for the practice.
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. The firm’s Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring Practice received the top tier placement among law firms in Boston in both Best Lawyers in America and Chambers USA.