Attorneys
 
Kara S. Rescia
krescia@eatonandrescia.com


Attorney Rescia, graduated from the University of Southern Maine, magna cum laude, in 1988 with a Bachelor of Arts in Criminology and Political Science. In 1992, she received her Juris Doctorate Degree from Western New England College School of Law.
 
Areas of Practice
Since 1992, Attorney Rescia’s legal practice has concentrated in bankruptcy and insolvency law, representing both debtors and creditors in business and consumer bankruptcy cases, reorganization and workout, as well as business and corporate law, including commercial financing and litigation. In 2007, she joined Attorney Mary K. Eaton to start a small suburban law practice providing compassionate and comprehensive representation in a convenient location for their respective clients.

Bar admissions:
  • Commonwealth of Massachusetts 1992
  • State of Connecticut 1993
  • United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts 1993
  • United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts 1993
  • United States District Court for the District of Connecticut 1995
  • United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Connecticut 1995
Professional Memberships:
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • International Women’s Insolvency Reorganization Confederation:
  • New England and Connecticut Networks, Board of Directors New England Network
  • Hampden County Bar Association: Bankruptcy Section Member and Section Secretary;  
  • Massachusetts Bar Association: Business Law Section Member
  • Connecticut Bar Association, Commercial Law and Bankruptcy Section
  • Massachusetts Women’s Bar Association
Seminars and Publications
  • Frequent panel/faculty member of seminars and conferences held by the American Bankruptcy Institute, MCLE (Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education),
  • Massachusetts Bar Association and the Hampden County Bar Association.
Community Service
  • Volunteer with the M. Ellen Carpenter Financial Literacy Program teaching high school students about finances, credit and bankruptcy.
  • Volunteer attorney assisting indigent clients through the Pro Bono Initiative through the Massachusetts Justice Project and the Hampden County Bar Association Foreclosure Task Force.