Hon. Richard S. Schmidt

U.S. Bankr. Ct., S.D. Tex.

THE HONORABLE RICHARD S. SCHMIDT is a United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Southern District of Texas.  He is a retired Colonel for the United States Air Force Reserve.  Judge Schmidt was selected one of the top ten Bankruptcy Judges in America – Turn Around & Workout Magazine, received the Judicial Appreciation Award – NACTT for 2004, and has been a speaker for several conferences and seminars.  He is a member of the State Bar of Texas, as well as the Louisiana Bar Association.  Judge Schmidt received his B.S. in Mathematics, with honors, from New Mexico State University and his J.D. from The University of Texas..