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David Michael Powlen Edit Profile

consultant , Investment banker

David Michael Powlen, American investment banker, consultant. Bar: Indiana 1978, New York 2004, Pennsylvania 2005, Delaware 2007, United States District Court (southern district) Indiana 1978, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1985, Business Bankruptcy Law American Board Certified, 2001; certified Association Insolvency and Restructuring Advisors 2005.

Background

Powlen, David Michael was born on May 28, 1953 in Logansport, Indiana, United States. Son of Daniel Thomas and Bertha Frances (Cappa) Powlen.

Education

AB, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1975. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1978.

Career

Associate Barnes & Thornburg, Indianapolis, 1978-1984, partner, 1985-1901, chairman finance institutions and restructuring department. Managing director, manager restructuring group McDonald Investments Inc., Cleveland, 2001—2004. Senior vice president Mesirow Finance Consultant, New York City, 2004—2006.

Managing director Western Reserve Partners, Philadelphia, since 2006, Cleveland.

Achievements

  • Bar: Indiana 1978, New York 2004, Pennsylvania 2005, Delaware 2007, United States District Court (southern district) Indiana 1978, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1985, Business Bankruptcy Law American Board Certified, 2001. Certified Association Insolvency and Restructuring Advisors 2005.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Bar Association (business bankruptcy committee, secured creditors and chapter 11 subcommittee, commercial finance services committee, creditors rights subcommittee), American Bankruptcy Institute (chairman finance advisors committee 2005-2007, board member Central States Conference since 2007), Association Insolvency and Restructuring Advisors (certified insolvency and restructuring advisor since 2005), Indiana Bar Association (chairman bankruptcy and creditors rights section 1990-1991), Indianapolis Bar Association (chairman education committee 1984, chairman court liaison committee 1985, bankruptcy and commercial law section), Turnaround Management Association (board directors North-East Ohio chapter 2001-2004), Harvard Club, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Karen Lamb Gentleman, August 5, 1978 (divorced January 1984). 1 child, Brooks Ryan.

father:
Daniel Thomas Powlen

mother:
Bertha Frances (Cappa) Powlen

spouse:
Miriam Lango

child:
Brooks Ryan Powlen

child:
Neil Langson Powlen