AREA OF PRACTICE

Restructuring

Biography

Fouad Kurdi is an associate in Brown Rudnick’s Restructuring Group. His practice focuses primarily on bankruptcy and financial restructuring matters, including the representation of debtors, trustees, official and ad hoc creditors’ and equity committees, and other interested parties in chapter 11 bankruptcies, out-of-court workouts, and related transactions. A native speaker of Arabic, Fouad also focuses on Islamic finance and the structuring of Shari'a-compliant investment transactions.

Prior to joining Brown Rudnick, Fouad served as a Law Clerk to the Honorable Mary Walrath at the District of Delaware Bankruptcy Court. In this role, Fouad assisted Judge Walrath in drafting opinions and preparing for hearings in the busiest mega-chapter 11 district in the U.S.

Fouad has also served as Legal Coordinator to the Georgia State University College of Law Bankruptcy Assistance & Practice Program, a legal clinic that facilitates the pro bono representation of​ indignant chapter 7 debtors while providing third-year law students practical bankruptcy experience.

Education

Georgia State University, College of Law - J.D., cum laude, 2014
Georgia State University, J. Mack Robinson College of Business - Master of Taxation, 2014
University of Massachusetts, Boston - B.A. magna cum laude, 2011

Bar Admissions

Georgia
Massachusetts
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