Helmsing Leach announces that, after nearly 20 years with the firm, Christopher Conte will be leaving to become the Chapter 13 Trustee for the Southern District of Alabama on October 1. Christopher brings years of experience representing trustees, creditors, and debtors in all manner of bankruptcy cases to his new role.
The Chapter 13 Trustee is an officer of the bankruptcy court and is responsible for overseeing the administration of bankruptcy cases and private trustees under 28 U.S.C. § 586 and 11 U.S.C. § 101, et seq. This is an excellent opportunity for Christopher, and the firm wishes him well in his new endeavor.