Shantel Watters-Rogers


Shantel Watters-Rogers

Shantel Watters-Rogers

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Mrs. Watters-Rogers focuses on representing debtors and creditors in chapter 7 and chapter 11 bankruptcies and financial institutions in consumer mortgage foreclosures. Additionally, Mrs. Watters-Rogers maintains an active pro bono practice, including representing clients in adoption matters and federal asylum proceedings.

Professional experience

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  • J.D., Boston College Law School, 2014
  • BA, Spanish & Black Studies, Amherst College, 2009

In law school, Mrs. Watters-Rogers was active in the Black Law Student Association, and during college, she was part of the Black Student Union.

  • New York State Bar
  • Chapter 11 debtor representation, official creditors' committee representation, global wealth consumer mortgage portfolio for a financial institution client.
  • Sheppard Mullin Finance and Bankruptcy Pro Bono Award, 2015
  • Author, "Bankruptcy Court Enforces Non-Consensual Third-Party Releases in Chapter 15 Case," Pratt's Journal of Bankruptcy Law, LexisNexis, November/December 2018
  • Member, New York City Bar Association
  • Youth Group Advisor, St. Mark's United Methodist Church
  • Alumni Giving Campaign Volunteer, Prep for Prep
  • Spanish