University Bio - Gene Kohut

Gene Kohut

Adjunct Faculty

Contact Info:
Campus: Riverfront Campus
Building: Dowling Hall
Room: N/A
Phone: (313) 886-9765


  • J.D., University of Detroit Mercy School of Law, ‘91
  • B.A., Western Michigan University, ‘88


Professor Kohut serves as a trustee for the United States Bankruptcy Court - Eastern District of Michigan. His work includes being a Chapter 11 Trustee, Liquidating Trustee, Disbursing Agent, and Chapter 7 Panel Trustee. He also serves as a court appointed receiver, financial advisor, assignee for the benefit of creditors, and interim business manager in various insolvency matters. He is a panel receiver for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s collection unit and has served as a special counsel for a receiver in a securities fraud case with parallel federal criminal and SEC civil enforcement actions. He has lectured for the American Bankruptcy Institute, the Federal Bar Association, the National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees, and the National Business Institute.


Bankruptcy (3130)