Mr. Glosband’s recent experience includes:
- Represented the Receiver of Ascot Partners L.P., a hedge fund sponsored by J. Ezra Merkin, with respect to litigation by the New York Attorney General and by the Trustee of Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities LLC involving well over $500 million
- Represented The Education Resources Institute, Inc., a student loan guarantor with $18 billion of outstanding guarantees, in its Chapter 11 proceedings
- Advised CNA Insurance, one of the main insurers of W.R. Grace in Grace’s asbestos-driven Chapter 11 case
- Provided expert testimony to foreign courts in the Stanford International Bank case, the Emlico Insurance case and the hibu (Yellow Pages) case
- Currently represents foreign representatives and counterparties in Chapter 15 cases
Mr. Glosband was elected to the initial class of the American College of Bankruptcy, where he served as vice president and a member of the board of directors. He is a conferee of the National Bankruptcy Conference, which advises Congress on bankruptcy legislation.
Mr. Glosband is a former chairman of the Bankruptcy Law Committees for both the Boston and Massachusetts Bar Associations and is a member of the American Bar Association’s Business Bankruptcy Committee, where he was chairman of the International Bankruptcy Subcommittee.
In addition, Mr. Glosband was official liaison of the Creditors Rights and Insolvency Committee of the International Bar Association to the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law project on Cross-Border Insolvency and its ongoing Insolvency Working Group. He served as one of the primary draftsmen of the UNCITRAL Model Law on Cross-Border Insolvency. Mr. Glosband also served as one of two primary draftsmen (with Professor Jay Westbrook of the University of Texas Law School) for proposed Chapter 15 of the United States Bankruptcy Code, “Ancillary and Other Cross-Border Cases.”
Mr. Glosband has acted as an adviser to the U.S. State Department and the American Law Institute on international insolvency projects.
Mr. Glosband has served on the panel appointed by the First Circuit Court of Appeals to select bankruptcy judges and as a special assistant attorney general for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.