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Jane Marshall Elected Fellow of American College of Bankruptcy

08 February 2017

Jane Marshall has been elected a fellow in the American College of Bankruptcy. She will be inducted at the Class 28 induction ceremony on 10 March, 2017.

Jane, a consultant in McCann FitzGerald’s Restructuring & Insolvency Group, has advised extensively on rescues and insolvencies of companies engaged in a wide variety of businesses, frequently involving cross-border issues. She also has experience of fraud investigations, including tracing assets abroad.

She is regarded as a leading expert in the insolvency area and has written and lectured extensively on this and related subjects. In 2000 Jane was elected as the first Irish President of the European insolvency practitioners' organisation, INSOL Europe. She is a founder member of the Irish Society of Insolvency Practitioners, is a former council member of INSOL Europe and a former director of INSOL International.

The American College of Bankruptcy is an association of bankruptcy and insolvency professionals invited to join as fellows based on a proven record of the highest standards of professionalism as well as service to the profession and their communities. The college is the largest financial supporter of bankruptcy and insolvency-related pro bono legal service programs in the United States.

Nominees undergo a rigorous nomination process and are extended an invitation to join based on a record of achievement reflecting the highest standards of professionalism. Criteria for selection include: the highest standard 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; and commitment to elevate knowledge and understanding of the profession and public respect for the practice.