Barry M. Barash

Barry M. Barash

Attorney
Location:
Galesburg, Illinois
Phone:
309-832-4044
Fax:
309-341-1945
Email:

Barry M. Barash works from the firm's Galesburg office. Barry was Assistant Attorney General of the State of Illinois from 1963-64. He is board certified in consumer and business bankruptcy and is a Fellow of the American College of Bankruptcy. He is also a licensed pilot with over 30 years of experience and commercial, multi-engine and instrument ratings. He concentrates in Chapter 11 & 12 bankruptcies, with special focus on agricultural issues.

Areas of Practice

  • Bankruptcy & Reorganization
  • Corporate & Business
  • Real Estate
  • Agribusiness
  • Estate Planning & Administration

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Specialist, Consumer and Business Bankruptcy, American Bankruptcy Institute

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1963
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1970
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 1976
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1990
  • U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois, 1964
  • U.S. District Court District of Nebraska, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1994
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims, 1998
  • U.S. Tax Court, 1996

Education

  • University of Chicago Law School, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D. - 1962
  • Cornell University
    • A.B. - 1960

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers Member
  • Leading Lawyers Member

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Knox County Association, Member
  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • American College of Bankruptcy, Fellow
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association

Past Employment Positions

  • State of Illinois, Assistant Attorney General, 1963 - 1964

Pro Bono Activities

  • Eagle Scout, Member