Patricia Ann Redmond

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"She's very pragmatic. She has a beat on all aspects of a case and how to make it work."
- Chambers USA 2016

Patricia Redmond is a Business Restructuring Shareholder of Stearns Weaver Miller Weissler Alhadeff & Sitterson, P.A. She practices Insolvency and Restructuring in the Miami office. She lectures locally and nationally on various aspects of bankruptcy, particularly on Chapter 11 issues, and is frequently quoted in The Miami Herald and other business publications.   


Representative Experience
  • Bankruptcy with concentration in creditors' rights and corporate restructuring in Bankruptcy Court and in out-of-court workouts.
  • Extensive experience in representation of creditors' committees, secured creditors and debtors in Chapter 11 cases.
Professional and Community Involvement
  • American Bankruptcy Institute, Chairperson of the Board of Directors (2015-2016), Immediate Past President (2014); President (2013-2014); President-Elect, (2012-2013), Vice President of Development (2009-2012)
  • Member, Board of Directors (2003-present); Executive Committee, Member at Large (2007-present); Miami Caribbean Insolvency Co-Chair (2006-2008); Southeast Bankruptcy Workshop Co-Chair (2006); Vice-President of Development (2009-present)
  • Chair, Subcommittee on Leadership Development (2014-present); American Bar Association (1983-present); Chair, Business Bankruptcy Committee (2011-2014); American Board Association (1983-present); Business Bankruptcy Committee and Commercial Financial Services Subcommittee; Co-Chair Task Force on Abuse in Chapter 11 (1995-1997); Co-Chair of Task Force in Bankruptcy and Data Collection (1997-present); Vice Chair, Secured Creditors Sub-Committee (2005); Co-Chair Programs and Publications Subcommittee (2005-2008); Vice-Chair, Business Bankruptcy Committee (2008-2011)
  • American College of Bankruptcy Foundation Board of Directors (2005-2008), Secretary (2008-2011)
  • American College of Bankruptcy, Chair Distinguished Law Student Committee (2015-present)
  • Bankruptcy Bar Association for the Southern District of Florida (President, 1988-1989; First Vice President, 1986-1987; Second Vice President, 1985-1986; Secretary, 1984-1985; Board of Directors, 1989-present; CLE Committee, Bankruptcy Bar Retreat, 1986, 1987, 1991, 1992; Special Liaison with The Florida Bar and Dade County Bar Association and other Voluntary and Specialty Bar Associations, 1989-1990; U.S. Trustee Liaison Committee, 1994-present)
  • Commercial Law League of America, Insolvency Section (1978-present)
  • Court-Appointed Trustee and Examiner in Bankruptcy Cases
  • Dade County Bar Association (Chair, Bankruptcy Committee, 2006-2007)
  • Eleanor R. and Judge A. Jay Cristol Bankruptcy Pro Bono Assistance Clinic (2000-present)
  • Federal Bar Association (Chair of Bankruptcy Section, 1998-1999)
  • Florida Association of Women Lawyers
  • The Florida Bar (Business Law Section, 1980-present)
  • ABI Caribbean Insolvency Symposium Conference Co-Chair (2005-present)
  • ABI Southeast Bankruptcy Workshop Co-Chair (2006 and 2007)
  • ABI Southeast Bankruptcy Workshop Advisory Board (2004-present)
  • International Women's Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation ("IWIRC") Network Director (2002-2008), International Conference Committee Co-Chair (2001) 
  • Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity
  • University of Miami School of Law (Adjunct Professor of Law, 1999-present); Founder of Bankruptcy Assistance Clinic (2004-present)
  • University of Miami School of Law (Chairman, Workshop on Bankruptcy Skills, 1990)
  • St. Thomas University School of Law (Adjunct Professor of Law, 1991-1994; 2000-2005; Moderator, Bankruptcy Panel, 1993); Board of Advisors to the School of Law (1996-present); Founder of the Bankruptcy Assistance Clinic, (2000)
  • Chambers USA America's Leading Lawyers for Business: Ranked # 1 in Bankruptcy/Restructuring, 2010-2016
  • Florida Super Lawyers, selected for inclusion, 2006-2016
  • Top 100 Florida Super Lawyers; Top 50 Women Florida Super Lawyers; Top 100 Miami Super Lawyers, 2006-2012, 2015-2016
  • South Florida Legal Guide, Top Lawyers in South Florida - Bankruptcy, selected for inclusion, 2015-2017
  • Iron Arrow Honor Society, Member, the highest honor attainable at the University of Miami
  • Florida Trend's Florida Legal Elite, selected for inclusion, 2004-2008; Hall of Fame, 2009-2016
  • The Best Lawyers in America® Miami Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law Lawyer of the Year, 2015
  • The Best Lawyers in America®, 1995-2017
  • The Best Lawyers in America® Miami Litigation - Bankruptcy Lawyer of the Year, 2014
  • Pro Bono Honor Roll, U.S. District & Bankruptcy Courts of the Southern District of Florida, 2016
  • Bankruptcy Bar Association of the Southern District of Florida Lifetime Achievement Award, 2014
  • International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC) Woman of the Year in Restructuring, 2013
  • Recipient of the Richard Hausler Gold Apple Award, Outstanding Adjunct Professor University of Miami School of Law for outstanding teaching and dedication to students, 2003, 2011
  • Minette Massey Award, University of Miami School of Law, 2010
  • Thomas Davidson Outstanding Alumni Award, University of Miami School of Law, 2009
  • Melnick Award, Outstanding Woman Restructuring Professional (IWIRC), 2006
  • Inducted into the American College of Bankruptcy (XV Class), 2004
  • Selected as a Member of the Board of Directors of the American Bankruptcy Institute, 2003
  • Florida Bar President's Pro Bono Service Award for the Eleventh Judicial Circuit, 2002
  • United States Bankruptcy Bar for the Southern District of Florida, Pro Bono Award Recipient, 2002
  • Gold Medal Award sponsored by Miami Today, 2002
  • Dade County Bar Association's Pro Bono Award Recipient, 1989, 1999, 2007
  • AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell


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Museum Tower
150 West Flagler Street, Suite 2200
Miami, FL  33130
305-789-3200 phone
305-789-3395 fax

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