October 3, 2011—Douglas J. Lustig, partner with the Rochester, New York law firm Chamberlain D’Amanda, was named to The National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees Board of Directors (NABT). Mr. Lustig is the first Trustee from Western New York to be appointed to this national board of directors.
Mr. Lustig has been on the United States Western District of New York Bankruptcy trustee panel since 1983. At Chamberlain D’Amanda, he represents individuals, businesses and farms in all aspects of Chapter 7, 11, 12, and 13 bankruptcy proceedings. He also represents financial and lending institutions in all bankruptcy proceedings. In addition, he also has experience with respect to workouts for financially distressed businesses and individuals.
The National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees is a nonprofit association formed in 1982 to address the needs of chapter 7 bankruptcy trustees and to promote the effectiveness of the bankruptcy system as a whole. Membership in NABT includes chapter 7 trustees and their staff, judges, employees of the Office of the U.S. Trustee, and associated professionals and businesses. Associate members include attorneys, accountants, auctioneers, appraisers, insurance agents, software providers and bankers.