Katherine E. Iskin - Senior Associate

Katherine E. Iskin

(574) 243-4100


Katherine joined May Oberfell Lorber in 2023, after serving as staff attorney to the Office of the Chapter 13 Trustee for over a decade. Katherine has deep experience in bankruptcy and has taught continuing education and authored published articles on the topic many times, including for the Indiana State Bar Association and the Federal Bar Association. Katherine enjoys practicing all aspects of business and consumer law, as well as federal law including ERISA.

Practice Areas

  • Consumer & Commercial Bankruptcy
  • Banking/Finance Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Debtor/Creditor Law
  • Employee Benefits/ERISA

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Florida Bar Association
  • Indiana State Bar Association
  • Michigan State Bar Association

Civic Involvement

  • Treasurer, ISBA Bankruptcy & Creditors’ Rights Section (2023-2024)
  • Volunteer, Girl Scouts of Northern Indiana & Michiana
  • Advisor, Eta Delta Chapter of KKG/Valparaiso University (2017-current)
  • Professor of Law/Bankruptcy, Notre Dame College of Law (2022-2023)


  • State of Florida
  • State of Indiana
  • State of Michigan
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Indiana
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Indiana


  • B.A., Centre College, 2006
  • M.A., Ohio State University, John Glenn College of Public Affairs, 2009
  • J.D., Ohio State University, Moritz College of Law, 2009

Personal Snapshot

  • Ohio native
  • Enjoys spending time with husband, children, and pets
  • Interested in gardening with native plants
  • Yoga and indoor rowing enthusiast

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