Mr. Pedigo’s specialty is prosecuting preference litigation. In his representation of various Chapter 7 Trustees, he has analyzed records involving several thousand potential avoidance actions, worked with financial advisors in the analysis of litigation issues, organized demand letters and coordinated attorneys and staff to bring to a successful resolution preference litigation in cases in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware involving the following companies: Allied Digital, American Pad and Paper, American Iron, Bolder Technologies, BVL Holdings, Cerplex, Circle Y, Cybersight, Factory 2-U Stores (active), General Rental, J. Silver Clothing (active), NVF Company, O-Cedar, Worldwide Medical, Talkpoint Communications, and Tower Records (active). Mr. Pedigo has developed litigation cases involving breach of fiduciary duty, aiding and abetting, equitable subordination, recharacterization, deepening insolvency, malpractice of professionals, disgorgement, fraudulent transfers and antitrust issues under the Sherman Act. He developed a major antitrust litigation, presently active, against 8 of the 10 largest factoring companies in the garment industry, Jeoffrey L. Burtch, Chapter 7 Trustee for Factory 2-U Stores, Inc. v. Milberg Factors, Inc., Capital Factors, Inc., The CIT Group/Commercial Services, Inc., GMAC Commercial Finance LLC, HSBC Business Credit (USA) Inc., Rosenthal and Rosenthal, Inc., Sterling Factors Corporation, and Wells Fargo Century Inc., in the United States District Court for the District of Delaware, C.A. No. 07-556. Mr. Pedigo has defended numerous companies in various bankruptcy matters including preference litigation and claims resolution in cases involving Centennial Coal, Clark Material, Discovery Zone, Budget Rental, Fleming, Imperial Decor, IT Group, Hechinger, Just For Feet, KB Toys, Logo Athletic, M Group, Montgomery Ward, Oakwood, SunHealthcare, Teleglobe, TWA and Zany Brainy.
U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware, 2001
Andrews University, B.A., 1981
Andrews University Theological Seminary, Masters of Divinity, 1984
The Pennsylvania State University Dickinson School of Law, J.D. 2000, Woolsack Honor Society
Delaware State Bar Association
American Bankruptcy Institute