Alan Wenokur Named 2020 Seattle Bankruptcy Super Lawyer
Bankruptcy and business law attorney Alan Wenokur was named a 2020 Seattle Super Lawyer, an honor bestowed on only 5% of the lawyers in Washington each year. This is the 9th year in a row Alan has been named a Seattle Super Lawyer for his outstanding work in bankruptcy law.
Super Lawyers® selects attorneys using a rigorous, multiphase rating process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with third-party research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis. Super Lawyers® is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.
About Alan Wenokur
Alan Wenokur has been a Seattle attorney since 1983, with a practice emphasizing bankruptcy. Alan represents debtors and creditors in bankruptcy cases, workouts, and bankruptcy litigation. His clients also include a number of Chapter 7 bankruptcy trustees. He frequently represents parties in complex cases, including asset disputes, financial fraud claims, and bankruptcy discharge litigation.
Alan is rated AV-Preeminent by Martindale Hubble. He is a member of the Washington State Bar creditor/debtor section, the US Bankruptcy Court’s local rules committee, and the American Bankruptcy Institute. He regularly serves as a mediator on bankruptcy matters as part of the Hon. Thomas T. Glover mediation program.
Alan’s peers have rated him a bankruptcy “Super Lawyer” annually since 2012. Alan speaks frequently at professional seminars, particularly on the role and responsibilities of attorneys representing debtors in Chapter 7 cases. He has volunteered his services with the King County Bar Association’s Debt Clinic for over 20 years.
Alan received his B.A. at the University of Michigan in 1979 and graduated cum laude from the University of Michigan School of Law in 1983.
Alan practices in the areas of:
- Commercial and Consumer Bankruptcy
- Bankruptcy Litigation
- Creditors’ Rights
- Workouts and Debt Relief