Uchechi Egeonuigwe, an Associate in the Firm's Bankruptcy & Corporate Restructuring Practice Group, has been selected as a member of the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges (NCBJ) Education Committee for the 96th Annual National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges being held in Orlando in 2022. The NCBJ gathering is the largest annual bankruptcy industry educational program serving attorneys, trustees, financial advisors, turnaround and work out professionals, and bankruptcy judges.

In her practice, Uchechi represents creditor groups, investors, equity holders, and individual borrowers in all aspects of restructuring stressed and distressed companies. Prior to joining Brown Rudnick, Uchechi served as a Judicial Law Clerk in the District of Utah and as a Judicial Extern in the Central District of California. She was recently was named to The Best Lawyers in America© as "Ones to Watch" for Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law and the Lawyers of Color Hot List, which honors the nation’s rising stars excelling in the legal industry.

The NCBJ is an association of US bankruptcy judges that works to improve the administration of the bankruptcy system, to foster scholarship, collegiality, and diversity among members of the bankruptcy bench and bar, and to provide opportunities for education and networking.