Craig A. Pugatch

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Managing Partner/Member

EMAIL

capugatch@rprslaw.com

Mr. Pugatch practices in both state and federal court with a focus on insolvency law, commercial litigation, and bankruptcy reorganization. Mr. Pugatch also represents Trustee’s and other fiduciaries along with a wide variety of business clients’ in connection with their litigation and transactional needs.

Originally from Coral Springs, Florida, Mr. Pugatch attended the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida, where he was a member of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Men’s Music Fraternity and received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science with a minor in Business Administration. After receiving his B.A. he obtained his J.D. in 2003, graduating cum laude from the University Of Florida Levin College Of Law.

PRACTICE AREAS:

  • Bankruptcy/Restructuring
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate & Business
  • Creditor’s Rights
  • Small Business
  • Real Estate Litigation

ADMITTED TO PRACTICE:

  • Florida
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals

EDUCATION:

  • University of Florida, B.A., 2000
  • University of Florida Levin College of Law, J.D., 2003, cum laude

PROFESSIONAL OR TRADE AFFILIATIONS:

  • The Florida Bar
  • The Bankruptcy Bar Association of the Southern District of Florida
  • Federal Bar Association
  • American Bar Association

Publications :

  • Involuntary Petitions Under BACPA: Much Ado About Nothing?, The Bankruptcy Strategist, May 2007
  • The Lost Art of Chapter 11 Reorganization, University of Florida Journal of Law and Public Policy, 19 U. Fla. J.L. & Pub. Pol’y 39, April 2008

Community Involvement:

  • Mobilizing MSD Alumni, Founder/National Director
  • Master Chorale of South Florida, Board of Directors

SOCIAL MEDIA:

Peer Reviews