United States Bankruptcy Judge for the District of Delaware
Brendan Linehan Shannon is a bankruptcy judge for the District of Delaware. Judge Shannon received his undergraduate degree from Princeton University, and his law degree from the Marshall-Wythe School of Law at the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia.
Prior to his appointment to the bench, Judge Shannon was a partner with Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP in Wilmington, Delaware. At Young Conaway, Judge Shannon primarily represented corporate debtors and official committees in Chapter 11 cases. Judge Shannon is a member of the Delaware State Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the American Bankruptcy Institute and the Rodney Inns of Court in Wilmington, Delaware.
Judge Shannon serves as an adjunct professor at St. John=s University School of Law in New York and Widener School of Law in Delaware. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Delaware Council on Economic Education.