On Tuesday, July 31, 2012, a courtroom dedication ceremony will be held in honor of Bankruptcy Court Judge Arthur Votolato in the Courtroom of the United States Bankruptcy Court at 1:00 PM. For RSVP information, please see this invitation for the dedication ceremony.
Judge Votolato served for 44 years as the state’s first and only bankruptcy judge and was the longest continuously serving active bankruptcy judge in the country.
Chief Judge Sandra L. Lynch of the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit recently announced that attorney Diane Finkle has been selected to fill the vacancy. Judge-designee Finkle is a managing partner at Winograd Shine Land & Finkle, P.C. where she has practiced for the past 30 years, concentrating on business insolvency and debtor and creditor rights.