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  • Vanderbilt University, B.A. 1984
  • Wake Forest University, J.D. 1987, member of the Moot Court Board and the American Bar Association National Appellate Advocacy Team
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  • The Florida Bar (all state courts)
  • United States District Court for the Middle, Northern and Southern Districts of Florida
  • Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals
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Education
  • Vanderbilt University, B.A. 1984
  • Wake Forest University, J.D. 1987, member of the Moot Court Board and the American Bar Association National Appellate Advocacy Team
Bar Admissions
  • The Florida Bar (all state courts)
  • United States District Court for the Middle, Northern and Southern Districts of Florida
  • Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals
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Attorney Name
Scott A. Stichter
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Biography

Scott A. Stichter joined Stichter, Riedel, Blain and Postler, P.A. in 1987 after graduating from Wake Forest University School of Law in 1987, where he served as a member of the Moot Court Board, 1985-1987 and the American Bar Association National Appellate Advocacy Team. He regularly represents debtors, committees, creditors, buyers and other parties in bankruptcy cases and out-of-court workouts. He is the recipient of pro bono awards from the Florida Bar Association and Hillsborough County Bar Association. 

"he has a lot of experience in this arena, and he is professional and always courteous"

- Chambers USA (2017)
Honors and Distinctions
  • Listed as Top Lawyer in Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights/Insolvency & Reorganization Law by Tampa Magazine, 2016
  • Recipient, Florida Bar President’s Pro Bono Service Award for the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit, which recognizes a lawyer in each judicial circuit for providing outstanding pro bono service.
  • Recipient, Jimmy Kynes Pro Bono Award, presented by Hillsborough County Bar Association which recognizes one Hillsborough County lawyer for outstanding pro bono services over an extended period of time
  • Listed in Florida Trend’s “Florida Legal Elite”
  • Listed, Tampa Bay's Best Lawyers
  • Listed, Best Lawyers in America in the area of Bankruptcy and Business Reorganization
  • Listed as a Florida Super Lawyer in the area of Insolvency and Bankruptcy practice
  • Rated "AV" (highest rating) by Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory
Memberships and Community Involvement
  • Tampa Bay Bankruptcy Bar Association (2000-2004 and 2011-present)
  • Treasurer, Tampa Bay Bankruptcy Bar Association (2014-2015)
  • Hillsborough County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Member, American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Member, Alumni Council, Wake Forest University College of Law, 1994-2003
  • Member Turnaround Management Association
  • Fellow, American Bar Foundation
  • Fellow, Florida Bar Foundation
  • Member, Bay Area Legal Services Board of Directors (2013-2015)
  • Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America
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Representation

Scott A. Stichter has lead or had significant involvement in the firm's representation of:

  • Grainger Farms, Inc. and its affiliates
  • Affiliated of Florida, Inc.
  • The American Ship Building Company
  • Anthony Distributing Company, Inc.
  • Antonio Deon Tarver
  • Caribbean Select, Inc.
  • CHC Industries, Inc., f/k/a Cleaners Hanger Company
  • Clearwater Cylinder Head
  • Cordoba Ranch
  • Crofton & Sons, Inc. and Crofton L&D Meats Holdings, LLC
  • East Coast Brokers & Packers
  • Hillsborough Holdings Corp.
  • HRK, LLC
  • Independent Wholesale, Inc.
  • Koger Properties, Inc.
  • McDill Columbus Corp.
  • Nitram, Inc.
  • Robert Furr as Trustee of Banyon 1030-32, LLC
  • Soneet Kapila as Trustee of Fontainbleau
  • The North American Archery Group
  • Touch 1 Communications, Inc.
  • USA Broadmoor, LLC
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