Kristen Siracusa Eustis is an associate in the firm’s Baltimore office and a member of its Creditors’ Rights and Bankruptcy Group.
Kristen represents diverse clients (lenders, commercial lessors, creditor committees, trustees, and other creditors) in all aspects of bankruptcy cases, including cash collateral use, debtor-in-possession financing, dischargeability litigation, claims objections, executory contract and lease disputes, asset sales, automatic stay litigation and avoidance actions.
Additionally, she represents and advises secured lenders in formulating and executing workout strategies outside of bankruptcy. Kristen also represents secured and unsecured creditors in commercial collections matters, and advises clients regarding distressed real estate, receiverships and commercial foreclosures.
Prior to joining Miles & Stockbridge, Kristen served as a judicial clerk to The Honorable Robert A. Gordon, The Honorable Wendelin I. Lipp, and The Honorable Thomas J. Catliota, of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Maryland.
Kristen received her J.D., cum laude, from Hofstra University School of Law, where she was an editor of the Hofstra Labor and Employment Law Journal. Kristen received her B.A., magna cum laude, from Canisius College in Buffalo, New York.
Kristen was selected by the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges (NCBJ) for its Next Generation program, held during the annual conference in San Francisco on October 26-29, 2016.
American Bankruptcy Institute
International Women's Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC): Director at Large (2018-2020); Member
International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC) Greater Maryland Network: Co-Chair
Miles & Stockbridge Social Impact Committee (2015-present)
National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges Next Generation Program (2016)
The Bankruptcy Bar Association for the District of Maryland
The Congressman Walter Chandler American Inn of Court
Turnaround Management Association
Maryland Super Lawyers® - Rising Stars Edition: Selected for inclusion in the area of Creditor Debtor Rights (2015-2019)