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Position
Associate
Education
  • St. John Vianney College Seminary, B.A. magna cum laude, 2004
  • Stetson University College of Law, J.D., 2013
Bar Admissions
  • The Florida Bar (all state courts)
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida

Photo
Position
Associate
Education
  • St. John Vianney College Seminary, B.A. magna cum laude, 2004
  • Stetson University College of Law, J.D., 2013
Bar Admissions
  • The Florida Bar (all state courts)
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida

Attorney Name
Mark F. Robens
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Biography

Mark Robens joined Stichter, Riedel, Blain & Postler, P.A. as an associate in 2014, after graduating from Stetson University College of Law. At Stetson, Mark was awarded the Alexander L. Paskay Award for excellence in bankruptcy law, the William F. Blews Pro Bono Service Award, a Certificate of Concentration in Advocacy, and the Leadership Certificate. He also served as a Judicial Intern with the Honorable Catherine Peek McEwen, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, and with the Honorable Gregory Holder, Florida Thirteenth Judicial Circuit Court. Mark was a member of the Stetson Law Review, the J. Reuben Clark Society, and the Stetson Law Parents. Mark represents both debtors and creditors in bankruptcy, assignments for the benefit of creditors, and workouts.

Honors and Distinctions
  • Listed as Florida “Rising Star,” in the area of bankruptcy/insolvency practice in “Florida Super Lawyers” 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Recipient, Pro Bono Award, Supreme Court of Florida 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • Recipient, Judge Alexander Paskay Bankruptcy Award, 2013
  • Recipient, William F. Blews Pro Bono Service Award, 2013
  • Recipient, Leadership Certificate, 2013
  • Certificate in Concentration in Advocacy
  • Judicial Intern, Hon. Catherine Peek McEwen, U.S. Bankruptcy Court Middle District of Florida
  • Judicial Intern, Hon. Gregory Holder, Florida’s Thirteenth Judicial Circuit
  • Member, Stetson Law Review
Memberships and Community Involvement
  • Member, Tampa Bay Bankruptcy Bar Association
  • Member, Hillsborough County Bar Association
  • Member, Federal Bar Association
  • Member, American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Volunteer, Bay Area Legal Services
  • Volunteer, St. Michael’s Legal Center for Women and Children
  • Former Foster Parent
Government Service
Speaking Engagements
Publications
Publications and Speaking Engagements
Representation
  • In re O’Donnell, successfully represented client in an objection to discharge under 11 U.S.C. § 727.
  • In re Kraz, LLC, successfully confirmed cramdown plan after contested confirmation, including third party injunction.  Successfully represented the client in an adversary proceeding on the amount of a claim.
  • In re Rover Technologies, LLC, successfully represented a minority shareholder in challenging debtor's effort to extinguish equity interest
Mediation
Reported Decisions
  • In re Falkner, (Bankr. M.D. Fla. 2018)
  • Kraz, LLC v. Branch Banking and Trust Company (In re Kraz), 582 B.R. 812 (Bankr. M.D. Fla. 2018)
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company v. Kraz, LLC, 2017 WL 2894137 (M.D. Fla. July 6, 2017)
  • Kraz, LLC v. Branch Banking and Trust Company (In re Kraz), 570 B.R. 389 (Bankr. M.D. Fla. 2017)
  • In re HWA Properties, Inc., 544 B.R. 231 (Bankr. M.D. Fla. 2016)
  • In re Kraz, LLC, 539 B.R. 887 (Bankr. M.D. Fla. 2015)
  • In re Rover Technologies, LLC, 2015 WL 4247232 (Bankr. M.D. Fla. July 10, 2015)