Larry was named to Best Lawyers 2019 for Bankruptcy and Bankruptcy Litigation.
Larry is a Member and chairs the Firm’s Bankruptcy and Restructuring Practice. He has maintained a diverse practice in complex business bankruptcy and workout cases and has extensive experience representing lenders, debtors, creditors’ committees, trustees, receivers and other parties. He is a Fellow of the American College of Bankruptcy and serves on the College's Board of Directors, a Fellow of the Maryland Bar Foundation and has received recognition for his specialty in every edition of The Best Lawyers in America© since its first publication.
Larry founded and was the first President of the Bankruptcy Bar Association for the District of Maryland. He also served as Chair of the Banking, Bankruptcy and Business Law Committee of the Baltimore City Bar Association. Larry was a member of the Panel of Trustees for the District of Maryland from 1979 to 1992 and holds memberships in the American Bankruptcy Institute, and Turnaround Management Association. He is a member of the faculty of the annual MSBA Advanced Bankruptcy Institute and is a frequent lecturer at other bankruptcy programs.
Named to Band 3 of Bankruptcy and Restructuring by Chambers USA©, 2018
Recipient of the Inaugural 2016 Paul Mannes Memorial Award from the Bankruptcy Bar Association for the District of Maryland
Recipient of the 2015 Maryland Legal Services Corporation Arthur W. Machen, Jr. Award
Member, University of Maryland's Maryland Law Review
Named by Best Lawyers in America© as the 2013 Baltimore "Lawyer of the Year" in Litigation - Bankruptcy
Named to the Best Lawyers in America© for Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law and Litigation - Bankruptcy since 1991
Named to Maryland Super Lawyers® for Bankruptcy since 2007
AV Preeminent™ rating in Martindale-Hubbell®
Fellow, Director and Past Chair of Pro Bono Committee, American College of Bankruptcy
Fellow, Maryland Bar Foundation
Fellow, Baltimore Bar Foundation
Co-Chair of Advisory Board and Past President, Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service
First President and Founder, The Bankruptcy Bar Association for the District of Maryland
Member, American Bar Association
Member, Maryland State Bar Association
Past President and Trustee, Board of Trustees, Columbia Festival of the Arts
J.D., University of Maryland School of Law, 1969
B.A., University of Maryland, College Park, 1966