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Earle I. Erman Receives Federal Bar Assn’s 2018 Barbara J. Rom Award

— January 8, 2019

One of Michigan’s top bankruptcy and insolvency lawyers, Earle I. Erman was honored for overall excellence in his practice area.

Southfield, Michigan based Maddin, Hauser, Roth & Heller, P.C., is pleased to announce that Earle I. Erman received the Federal Bar Association’s 2018 Barbara J. Rom Award for Bankruptcy Excellence. This award honors individuals who have exhibited the highest level of overall excellence in the practice of bankruptcy law and was awarded in November, 2018.

The announcement was made by the firm’s President and CEO, Steven D. Sallen. “We are pleased that the Federal Bar Association has recognized Earle with this prestigious award, which reflects upon his unsurpassed level of expertise, dedication and client focus in the area of bankruptcy law,” said Sallen.

Maddin Hauser logo; image courtesy of Maddin Hauser.
Maddin Hauser logo; image courtesy of Maddin Hauser.

Erman is a shareholder in the firm’s Creditor Rights, Bankruptcy and Insolvency Practice Group. Widely recognized as one of Michigan’s top bankruptcy and insolvency lawyers, Erman’s practice focuses on insolvency-related matters inside and outside of bankruptcy. Erman served as a member and bankruptcy trustee of the Panel of United States Trustees for the Eastern District of Michigan and has successfully handled a wide range of creditor-related matters, contract disputes, mediations, receiverships, representation of debtors, creditors’ committees, secured and unsecured creditors, and other parties in bankruptcy and non-bankruptcy matters.

AV rated in Martindale Hubbell, Erman has been named in the Best Lawyers in America® since 1995, has been recognized in the Michigan edition of Super Lawyers® and was listed as a Top Lawyer by DBusiness Magazine. He is also board certified in Business Bankruptcy by the American Bankruptcy Board of Certification.

With more than 90 years of legal expertise concentrating on representation of business enterprises, as well as the real estate, insurance, and financial services industries, Maddin, Hauser, Roth & Heller, P.C., delivers result-focused legal services founded upon a responsive, expert, cost-effective and “no-nonsense” practical approach. For additional information, please visit

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