On January 1, 2020, Partner Patricia Fugée became President-Elect of the American Board of Certification. This national organization is dedicated to serving the public and improving the quality of the bar by certifying lawyers in the areas of bankruptcy and creditors’ rights. Board certification assists the public in identifying those attorneys who have the skills and have taken the extra time and effort to meet the rigorous standards of the ABC. Board certification is the mark of a dedicated legal professional. Patricia has been Board certified in creditors’ rights since 2009.