Adjunct Professor of Law
Counsel, Lassiter, Tidwell & Davis
Fellow, American College of Bankruptcy
Graduate, Vanderbilt University
J.D., National Law Center, George Washington University
Professor Hildebrand has served as Standing Trustee for Chapter 13
matters in the Middle District of Tennessee since 1982 and as
Standing Chapter 12 Trustee for that district since 1986. He also
is of counsel to the Nashville law firm of Lassiter, Tidwell &
Professor Hildebrand graduated from Vanderbilt University and
received his J.D. from the National Law Center of George Washington
University. He is a fellow of the American College of Bankruptcy.
He is Board Certified in consumer bankruptcy law by the American
Board of Certification. He is Chairman of the Legislative and Legal
Affairs Committee for the National Association of Chapter 13
Trustees. He co-founded the Advanced Consumer Bankruptcy Practice
Institute and serves on the Board of Directors of the NACTT Academy
for Bankruptcy Education (www.considerchapter13.org).
Professor Hildebrand has served as case notes author for The
Quarterly, a newsletter dealing with consumer bankruptcy issues and
Chapter 13 practice, in particular, since 1991. He is a regular
contributor to the American Bankruptcy Institute Journal. He is an
adjunct faculty member for the Nashville School of Law.
Professor Hildebrand teaches Representing Trustees in
Bankruptcy, with Professors Elsaesser and Adams in the LL.M.
in Bankruptcy program at St. John’s.