WASHINGTON – Tracy Hope Davis has been appointed by Attorney General Eric Holder as Acting U.S. Trustee for New York, Connecticut and Vermont (Region 2) effective July1, 2010, the Executive Office for U.S. Trustees announced today. Ms. Davis replaces Diana G. Adams, who is retiring after 17 years of service with the U.S. Trustee Program (USTP), the past three as the U.S. Trustee for Region 2.
Ms. Davis, an Assistant U.S. Trustee in New York City, joined the USTP in 1997 as a trial attorney. She has also served as the Acting Assistant U.S. Trustee in Brooklyn. Before joining the USTP, she practiced law in New York City, specializing in bankruptcy. After law school, she served as law clerk to the Honorable Cornelius Blackshear, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of New York (retired). Ms. Davis received her law degree from Rutgers Law School in Newark, N.J., and her Bachelor of Arts degree from Wells College in Aurora, N.Y.
The U.S. Trustee Program is the component of the Justice Department that protects the integrity of the bankruptcy system by overseeing case administration and litigating to enforce the bankruptcy laws. The USTP has 21 regions and 95 field offices. Region 2 is headquartered in New York City with additional offices in Albany, Brooklyn, Buffalo, Central Islip, Rochester and Utica, N.Y., and New Haven, Conn.
Jane Limprecht, Public Information Officer
Executive Office for U.S. Trustees