June 3, 2008
The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel article, "Kelley Drye Partners Receive Writing Awards" notes that partner Eric R. Wilson has been selected as winner of the 2008 Burton Award for Legal Achievement, considered one of the highest literary honors in law. Mr. Wilson won the award for their article "The Legal Fallout from the Subprime Crisis" published The Banking Law Journal (May 2007). The award ceremony is scheduled for June 16, 2008 in the Great Hall of the Library of Congress. U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Stephen Breyer will be the guest speaker in an event covered by C-SPAN.
The article notes that partner Eric R. Wilson also has been honored in Turnarounds & Workouts as one of 12 "Outstanding Young Restructuring Lawyers" for 2008. The list includes attorneys under 40 noted for outstanding achievements in bankruptcy law.