Mr. Condyles represents creditors, debtors, creditors' committees and trustees in all aspects of bankruptcy cases. His practice includes out-of-court workouts and debt recovery litigation on behalf of creditors and debtors. Recent engagements include the representation of Movie Gallery, Inc. and its subsidiaries, the second largest North American home entertainment specialty retailer, in their Chapter 11 cases.
Mr. Condyles is a past Chair and a former member of the Board of Governors and Executive Committee of the Bankruptcy Section of the Virginia State Bar; is listed inTheBest Lawyers in America ; has been recognized byBest Lawyers as Lawyer of the Year; and has achieved Martindale-Hubbell's highest rating for legal ability and ethical standards. Mr. Condyles also has been appointed by the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia as a Special Master. He received his law degree from The T.C. Williams School of Law at the University of Richmond, where he was a Member of the University of Richmond Law Review, and his B.S. in Political Science from James Madison University. After law school, he clerked for the Honorable Blackwell N. Shelley, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia.
•Contributing author of the bankruptcy handbook entitled Bankruptcy Practice in Virginia, published by the Virginia Law Foundation (2012) and Understanding the Legal Issues Behind Executory Contracts in Bankruptcy, published by Aspatore Books, 2006.
•The Internal Revenue Code Meets the Bankruptcy Code,The Community Tax Law Report(1998).
•Taxes: An Often Overlooked Aspect of Bankruptcy Planning,Virginia Lawyer(April 1995).
•Annual Survey of Bankruptcy Law, Richmond L. Rev. (1991-1993).
•Survey of Recent Developments in Virginia Bankruptcy Law,Virginia State Bar Bankruptcy Law News(Fall 1993).
•The Avoidance of Liens Under Section 506 of the Bankruptcy Code After Dewsnup,Virginia State Bar Bankruptcy Law News(Summer 1993).
Mr. Condyles has represented clients in connection with the following reported cases:
•Caudill, et al. v. County of Dinwiddie, et al., 259 Va. 785 (2000).
•Gasner, et al. v. The Board of Supervisors of the County of Dinwiddie, et al., 103 F.3d 351 (4th Cir. 1996).
•Gasner, et al. v. The County of Dinwiddie, et al., 162 F.R.D. 280 (E.D. Va. 1995).
•In re Systems Engineering & Energy Management Associates, Inc, 252 B.R. 635 (Bankr. E.D. Va. 2000).
•In re Cold Harbor Associates, L.P., 204 B.R. 904 (Bankr. E.D. Va. 1997).
•In re Britt, 156 B.R. 511 (Bankr. E.D. Va. 1993).
Appointed Special Master, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia.
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November 9, 2010Super Lawyers Chooses Kutak Rock Eastern Attorneys
•Listed inTheBest Lawyers in America
•Best Lawyers Lawyer of the Year
•Achieved Martindale-Hubbell's highest rating for legal ability and ethical standards
Law Clerk to the Honorable Blackwell N. Shelley, United States Bankruptcy Court Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia