Professor Warner is a Professor of Law and the Associate Dean of Bankruptcy Studies at St. John’s University School of Law in New York. He is also Of Counsel to Greenberg Traurig, LLP, one of the nation’s largest law firms.
Professor Warner has published numerous articles in the bankruptcy, commercial law and consumer law areas. Professor Warner has consulted in many major bankruptcy and consumer law cases, and represented the bankruptcy trustee on the brief in the 9-0 United States Supreme Court victory in Fidelity Financial Services, Inc. v. Fink, 522 U.S. 211, 118 S.Ct. 651, 139 L.Ed.2d 571 (1998). Professor Warner is a multiple recipient of law school teaching awards, and a frequent seminar speaker. He is a founder of the American Board of Certification, the only national credentialing body for bankruptcy and creditors' rights practitioners. Professor Warner is a Director and former Secretary of the American Bankruptcy Institute. He is also a Fellow in the American College of Bankruptcy, a founding member of the International Insolvency Institute, and served as Chair of the Association of American Law Schools’ Section on Post-Graduate Legal Education. He serves as Co-Advisor to the American Bankruptcy Institute Law Review and heads the national Conrad B. Duberstein Bankruptcy Moot Court Competition.