Laurie Krepto

Laurie A. Krepto



Laurie A. Krepto



  • Overview


    Laurie Krepto is a member of the firm's Bankruptcy + Reorganizations Group.

    Bankruptcy and Creditors’ Rights

    Laurie has extensive experience representing creditors, debtors, committees, and trustees in bankruptcy proceedings, insolvency proceedings, and out-of-court workouts. Her bankruptcy litigation experience includes defending and prosecuting preference and fraudulent transfer actions, automatic stay disputes, equitable subordination claims, non-dischargeability actions, and enforcement of contract rights. She also counsels clients on implementing procedures for mitigating credit risks and on bankruptcy-related issues.

    Pro Bono and Community Activity

    Laurie is committed to pro bono legal services and is actively involved in the community. She represents low-income Philadelphia residents in Chapter 7 proceedings and is on the board of the Consumer Bankruptcy Assistance Project. She also serves on the board of Pennypack Farm and Education Center, a community supported agricultural farm that donates more than 10,000 pounds of organic produce to food banks around the region. Laurie has also been a Girl Scout leader for over five years.

  • Experience
    • Experience


      • Represented court-appointed receiver in SEC receivership proceedings of Summit Trust Company and related entities*

      • Represented trust advisory committees for Leslie Controls Trust, Bondex Trust and UGL Trust*  

      • Represented decedent’s estate in the Chapter 11 proceedings of New York City Opera* 

      • Represented manufacturing company and other trade creditors in numerous national bankruptcy proceedings regarding all facets of creditor representation*

      • Represented Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors in the Chapter 11 reorganization of United Gilsonite Laboratories, Inc.*

      • Represented Pennsylvania home builder, TH Properties, in Chapter 11 proceedings*

      • *Attorney Krepto was counsel in these representative transactions prior to joining Robinson+Cole.

    • Professional Associations

      Professional Associations

      Pennsylvania Bar Association
      Agricultural Law Committee

      Delaware Bar Association

      Philadelphia Bar Association
    • Honors + Awards

      Honors + Awards

      Selected by her peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© in the area of Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law since 2019.

    • Community Involvement

      Community Involvement

      Consumer Bankruptcy Assistance Project
      Member, Board of Directors

      Pennypack Farm & Education Center
      Vice President, Board of Directors
    • News

      R+C News Releases

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      • January 22, 2019

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