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  • Education
    • J.D., magna cum laude, Widener University School of Law, 2007, Phi Kappa Phi, Widener Scholar, Pro Bono Distinction
    • B.S., The Pennsylvania State University, 2003
  • Court Admissions
    • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, 2007
    • U.S. District Court, District of Delaware, 2008
    • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 2009
    • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania, 2009
    • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit, 2009

Justin Edelson concentrates his practice on bankruptcy, financial restructuring, and commercial litigation.

He has a wide range of experience in bankruptcy matters and has represented numerous:  

  • Chapter 11 debtors
  • Trustees
  • Creditors' committees
  • Liquidating and litigation trusts
  • Institutional lenders
  • Landlords
  • Individual creditors
  • Lead counsel to the Creditors’ Committee in the chapter 11 cases of Cherry Bros. LLC d/b/a Cherrydale Farms.
  • Lead counsel to ActiveCare, Inc. and its affiliate in their chapter 11 bankruptcy cases.
  • Delaware bankruptcy counsel to CIBER, Inc. in its chapter 11 bankruptcy case.
  • Co-Counsel to California Proton Therapy Center in its chapter 11 bankruptcy case
  • Delaware bankruptcy counsel and conflicts counsel to Creditors' Committee of Energy Futures Holdings Corp., et al., the seventh largest Chapter 11 bankruptcy case ever filed. 
  • Co-counsel to Wire Holdings Company/New York Wire in its chapter 11 bankruptcy case.
  • Delaware bankruptcy counsel to Global Aviation Holdings, Inc., et al.
  • Lead counsel to Marinas International Consolidated, LP, and its affiliates as chapter 11 debtors.
  • Lead counsel to Signature Styles, LLC (Spiegel brands), online clothing retailer.
  • Lead counsel to Eigen, Inc., medical equipment manufacturer.
  • Committee counsel to Chef Solutions food service company.
  • Committee counsel to Big 10 Tires.
  • Delaware bankruptcy counsel to Coach America national bus lines.
  • Delaware bankruptcy counsel to Palm Harbor Homes prefabricated home manufacturer.
  • Delaware bankruptcy counsel to Barcalounger furniture manufacturer.
  • Delaware counsel to Charles M. Moore in his capacity as trustee of the CD Liquidation Trust.
  • Delaware counsel to NV Broadcasting, LLC, and its affiliated chapter 11 debtors.
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New Trends and Developments In The DIP/Exit Financing Arena
A chapter from "Inside the Minds: Strategies For Debtor-in-Possession And Exit Financing"
July 2015
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Polsinelli PC
June 2, 2015
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An Explanation of Coverage Under D&O and E&O Insurance Policies, Including a Discussion of Fiduciary Duties, Bankruptcy and the Zone of Insolvency
Co-author, New Appleman on Insurance: Current Critical Issues in Insurance Law; Matthew Bener & Company, Inc.
Summer 2014
eAlerts Updates
March 17, 2014
eAlerts Updates
November 1, 2013
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A Road Map for In-House Counsel to Handle Patent Trolls, IP Protection, and Insolvent Vendors and Customers
Presentation given by James Billingsley; moderated by Christopher Ward; and authored by Justin Edelson, all from the law firm of Polsinelli Shughart.
April 4, 2013
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January | February 2010