Barry S. Schermer

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Barry S. Schermer
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Current Court Information:
United States bankruptcy court, Eastern District of Missouri
Title:   Chief Judge
Service:
Active:   1986-Present
Chief:   02/01/2006-Present
Previous chief:   James J. Barta
Personal History
Undergraduate:   University of Colorado at Boulder
Law School:   Washington University

Barry S. Schermer is a judge for the United States bankruptcy court, Eastern District of Missouri. He was appointed to the bench in 1986 and reappointed for a 14-year term in 2000. He was elevated to chief judge and has served in that role since February 2006.[1]

Education

Schermer earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Colorado at Boulder and a Juris Doctor from Washington University.[2]

Career

Prior to joining court, Schermer worked as a partner at Susman, Schermer, Rimmel & Parker.

During his service as a judge, Schermer was appointed to the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel for the Eighth Circuit in 1996, and reappointed in 2003 for a seven-year term. For the past 20 years, Shermer has taught as an adjunct law professor at his alma mater, Washington University.[3]

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