Blake D. Roth

Indenture trustees, secured lenders, unsecured creditors, official creditor, ad hoc committees, and various other financial institutions seek counsel from Blake Roth on matters related to commercial litigation, bankruptcy litigation, and distressed debt.

Examples of Blake’s representations include:

  • Indenture Trustees with respect to bond defaults
  • Prosecution of fraudulent transfer actions on behalf of official committees and trustees
  • Claims litigation on behalf of creditors, debtors, and official committees
  • Secured lenders in all aspects of chapter 7, 11, and 13 proceedings
  • Defense of fraudulent transfer actions
  • Court-appointed receivers in connection with the sale of assets and administration of insolvent estates


  • Member, Nashville and American Bar Association
  • Member, American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Member, Turnaround Management Association

Prior Affiliations

  • Associate, Duane Morris, LLP (Philadelphia, PA), 2009-2012


  • J.D., cum laude, Earle Mack School of Law at Drexel University, 2009
  • B.A., magna cum laude, University of Tennessee, 2005

Legal Services

Industries Served

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey
  • Tennessee

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, All Districts of Tennessee
  • U.S. District Court, All Districts of Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court, District of Colorado

Up Close

A University of Tennessee at Knoxville alumni, Blake enjoys hiking and camping in the East Tennessee and North Carolina regions. He has a passion for German beer and cars, and is an avid Green Bay Packers supporter.