Biography

Bob Sanker's practice is concentrated in the areas of bankruptcy, reorganization and creditors' rights.  He also acts as general counsel for a number of closely-held companies.

Bob has extensive experience in representing debtors, creditors, creditors' committees, lenders, investors and purchasers in Chapter 11 cases and in out-of-court restructurings. He has represented creditors and court appointed representatives of future claimants in major mass tort bankruptcy proceedings, including the Eagle Pitcher Industries, Wallace and Gale, and G-I Holdings cases.  He has appeared in Bankruptcy Courts all over the country. 

Bob has spoken on a number of insolvency related topics and is currently Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Midwest Regional Bankruptcy Seminar.

Professional and Community Involvement

American Bankruptcy Institute

American Bar Association

Cincinnati Bar Association

Midwest Regional Bankruptcy Seminar, Inc., Advisory Board

Ohio State Bar Association

Batahola Project Education, Founding Member

Tri-State Association for Corporate Renewal, Board of Directors

Healthy Moms and Babes, Board of Directors

Hope for Kabingo, Board of Directors

Awards & Recognition

AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated, Martindale-Hubbell

Listed in Chambers USA: America's Leading Business Lawyers, 2004-2019

Listed in The Best Lawyers in America, 2007-2018

Named to Ohio Super Lawyers

Named to Cincy Leading Lawyers

  • Chambers 2019 Bob Sanker
  • Best Lawyers (Don't Delete)
  • Super Lawyers (Don't Delete)
  • Peer Review (Don't Delete)

News & Resources

Speaking Engagements

Blogs

Admissions

  • Ohio
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit

Education

J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, 1987

B.A., Xavier University, 1984, magna cum laude

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