Faculty Biography

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Robert White

Distinguished Practitioner in Residence, Commercial Law

BA, Tufts University; JD, New York University

Areas of expertise

  • Bankruptcy
  • Creditors' and Debtors' Rights



Robert White is a Distinguished Practitioner in Residence at Quinnipiac University School of Law. He teaches bankruptcy law and has lectured on insolvency topics.

Robert has over 25 years of experience in bankruptcy, commercial litigation and workouts. His commercial litigation practice includes creditors’ rights litigation, partnership and shareholder litigation and contract disputes in both federal and state courts. He is often called upon to represent clients in complex property tax disputes, including clients in the energy, health care, water and real estate industries.

Robert has represented clients in arbitration and mediation and served as an expert witness and mediator in a range of insolvency and commercial disputes. Prior to entering the private practice of law, Robert served as an assistant district attorney with the Manhattan District Attorney’s office.

He serves on several committees of the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving.

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