Professor Martin to
Serve as ABI Resident Scholar for Fall 2005
June 22, 2005,
— Prof. Nathalie Martin will serve as
the Robert M. Zinman ABI Resident Scholar for the fall 2005 semester.
She is the Dickason professor at the University of New Mexico (UNM)
Law. Martin will
serve in ABI's Alexandria, Va., office from August through
mid-December. She will assist ABI in its educational programming and its
role as the authoritative source of bankruptcy information for the
Congress, media and public.
Prof. Martin’s work focuses on the
coming implementation of the new bankruptcy law. She is also working on
a general interest book for consumers dealing with financial troubles,
to be published by John Wiley.
Prof. Martin joined the
UNM law faculty in 1998. She focuses her teaching and research on
business law, with an emphasis on professionalism and ethics. She also
has published articles and books on elder law. She taught business law
courses at Temple University School of Law, where she obtained an LL.M.
While there, she received an Abraham L. Freedman Fellowship. Martin
turned to teaching after 10 years in private practice as a bankruptcy
attorney. Since joining the UNM law faculty, Martin has taught summer
sessions in Greece
and Italy through
International Programs. She was recently named to serve on the Board of
Directors of the American Board of Certification. Nathalie Martin
received her B.A. from St. Olaf College, J.D. from Syracuse University and L.L.M. from Temple University.
ABI is the largest multi-disciplinary,
non-partisan organization dedicated to research and education on matters
related to insolvency. ABI was founded in 1982 to provide Congress
and the public with unbiased analysis of bankruptcy issues. The ABI
membership includes more than 11,000 attorneys, accountants, bankers,
judges, professors, lenders, turnaround specialists and other bankruptcy
professionals providing a forum for the exchange of ideas and
information. For additional information on ABI, visit ABI World at
http://www.abiworld.org. For additional conference