GM Ch. 11 Judge Finds Himself In The Spotlight

Law360, New York (June 1, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Robert E. Gerber, the New York judge presiding over the massive General Motors Corp. Chapter 11 filing, has a reputation for being workmanlike and balanced. And while he has worked some high-profile cases in the past — such as the fraud-ridden Adelphia Communications Corp. bankruptcy — he is about to encounter a new level of attention.

The nine-year veteran of the bankruptcy court, who is used to dealing in the Byzantine business of warring bondholders, will see his every move thrust into the national media spotlight,...
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