Bernstein Shur Shareholder Lindsay Zahradka Milne Selected for The American Bankruptcy Institute’s “40 under 40” Accolade


Bernstein Shur Shareholder Lindsay Zahradka Milne Selected for The American Bankruptcy Institute’s “40 under 40” Accolade

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Milne receives ABI’s highest honor for a young professional and future leader

Portland and Augusta, ME and Manchester, NH (October 10, 2018) –Lindsay Zahradka Milne, a shareholder in the Business Restructuring and Insolvency Practice Group at Bernstein Shur, a leading New England-based law firm, made The American Bankruptcy Institute’s 40 under 40 List for Emerging Leaders in Insolvency Practice.

ABI is the nation’s largest association of bankruptcy professionals, made up of over 11,000 members in multi-disciplinary roles. The List, comprising attorneys from some of the nation’s most prestigious and well-known law firms, included Milne for her commitment to advancing the bankruptcy profession and having the highest level of standards of achievement at work and in the community.

”This is a singular honor for Lindsay and for Bernstein Shur, placing her firmly within the group of future leaders of the restructuring bar and the organization”, said Bob Keach, co-chair of the practice group.  “ABI has properly recognized Lindsay’s professional acumen and achievements, her commitment to the profession, and her tremendous energy and drive to create positive results for her clients and the practice. The firm is very proud of this accomplishment.”

40 under 40 insolvency professionals will be recognized at a special luncheon during ABI’s 2018 Winter Leadership Conference, taking place December 6-8 in Scottsdale, Arizona. For more information about ABI’s 40 under 40 initiatives, visit

About Lindsay Zahradka Milne

Lindsay represents a broad array of corporate clients in matters including chapter 11 reorganizations, asset sales and acquisitions, out-of-court restructurings and liquidations, bankruptcy-related litigation and appellate practice.

Prior to joining Bernstein Shur, Lindsay worked in the Financial Restructuring group at Akin Gump in New York, where she advised borrowers, debtors, official committees of unsecured creditors, lenders, and ad-hoc groups of bondholders in connection with pre-filing negotiations and chapter 11 proceedings.

About Bernstein Shur
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