Michael Temin Honored With Prestigious David T. Sykes Award

January 6, 2016 – Press Releases

Fox Rothschild LLP is pleased to announce that Michael L. Temin will receive the prestigious David T. Sykes Award from the Eastern District of Pennsylvania Bankruptcy Conference and the Consumer Bankruptcy Assistance Project.

Temin was selected for the award in recognition of his unwavering commitment to the law and the legal community — qualities that the late David T. Sykes exemplified. Attorneys both within Fox and outside the firm turn to Temin for his sage counsel on a range of issues including conflicts, organization as a client and confidentiality.

Named as one of the leading bankruptcy and restructuring attorneys in Pennsylvania by Chambers USA, Temin focuses his bankruptcy practice on both litigation and transactional matters. His background as a commercial litigator enables him to provide clients with a holistic approach to their most sensitive issues.

The David T. Sykes Award is named for a founding member of the Consumer Bankruptcy Assistance Project and the Eastern District of Pennsylvania Bankruptcy Conference. He was a gifted and congenial attorney with a sterling reputation for integrity. The award was established in recognition of these qualities and Sykes’ contribution to the community.

Temin was previously honored with an award for extraordinary efforts as co-chair of the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility Committee and a special achievement award for more than 20 years of service to the Pennsylvania’s Bar Association’s Legal Ethics And Professional Responsibility Committee.

Temin, senior counsel at the firm, represents debtors, creditors’ committees and others involved in the restructuring or liquidation of insolvent businesses, in the purchase of assets from insolvent businesses and in structuring transactions with businesses in financial distress. He has handled matters for clients in a variety of industries.