ABOUT THE SPEAKERS
Tyler P. Brown, Hunton & Williams LLP / Richmond
Tyler P. Brown is a partner with Hunton & Williams LLP in Richmond, and is Chair of the firm’s Bankruptcy, Restructuring & Creditors’ Rights Practice Group.
Mr. Brown received his J.D. in 1987 from Washington & Lee School of Law, where he served as Editor-in-Chief of the Washington & Lee Law Review. Following law school, he clerked for the Honorable Richard H. Poff, Justice of the Supreme Court of Virginia, before joining Hunton & Williams in 1988.
Mr. Brown is a Fellow of the American College of Bankruptcy and the Virginia Law Foundation, previously served as a member of the Board of Governors of the Bankruptcy Section of the Virginia State Bar, is a past President of the Bar Association of the City of Richmond, and currently serves as President of the Greater Richmond Bar Foundation.
Stanley J. Samorajczyk, 2020 K Street, NW, Suite 850 / Washington, DC
For more than four decades Stan Samorajczyk has worked closely with his clients in resolving complex business problems, including national and cross-border restructuring, reorganization, bankruptcy, insolvency and creditors’ rights cases. His experience includes reorganizing a leading commercial mortgage REIT, reorganizing the billion dollar subsidiary of Japan’s largest trading company in conjunction with its parent’s reorganization in Japan, counsel to a foreign government in connection with a major transportation project, counsel to an Examiner and major creditors in airline reorganization cases, counsel to numerous lenders and creditors’ committees, serving as Trustee in large business cases and as an expert witness on business bankruptcy and reorganization.
He has lectured nationally and internationally on business reorganization and regularly teaches Continuing Legal Education classes and seminars. He has donated extensive time to Pro Bono legal work, providing advice and legal services to pro bono clients and community outreach programs. He is a Fellow and former Regent of the American College of Bankruptcy and co-founder of the Mid-Atlantic Institute on Bankruptcy and Reorganization Practice. He received his B.A. from Georgetown University and his J.D. from the Columbus School of Law at the Catholic University of America.