October 13, 2015
Nexsen Pruet bankruptcy law specialist Rick Mendoza has been elected to The American College of Bankruptcy.
The prestigious honor “recognizes exceptional bankruptcy professionals for their work, their contributions to the administration of justice, their public service and their integrity.”
“I have long admired how The American College of Bankruptcy promotes professional excellence, collegiality, scholarship as well as access to justice,” said Mendoza. “While I am truly humbled, I look forward to lending my time and effort to assist with such worthwhile endeavors.”
Mendoza has long been a leader in the South Carolina bankruptcy industry, receiving certification from the South Carolina Supreme Court, serving as Chair of the Bankruptcy & Debtor-Creditor Law Specialization Advisory Board, and previously serving as Chair of Bankruptcy Local Rules Advisory Committee for the District of South Carolina.
Outside of his legal work, Mendoza serves as Chairman of the Board of Trustees for the Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina and on the Board of Trustees for the S.C. Center for Fathers and Families.
Nexsen Pruet, LLC is one of the largest law firms in the Carolinas, with more than 195 attorneys and offices in Columbia, Charleston, Greenville, Hilton Head, and Myrtle Beach, S.C. as well as Charlotte, Greensboro, and Raleigh, N.C. Founded in 1945, Nexsen Pruet provides a broad range of legal services to the business community and represents companies and other entities in local, state, national, and international venues.