E. Rebecca Case


7733 Forsyth Boulevard
Suite 500
St. Louis, Missouri 63105




Rebecca is board certified by the American Board of Certification (ABC) in both business and consumer bankruptcy and, for the past 25 years, has served as a Chapter 7 bankruptcy panel trustee for the Eastern District of Missouri. Rebecca has been practicing law for more than 30 years representing debtors and creditors in Chapters 7, 11, 12 and 13. She has served as an examiner in Chapter 7 and 11 cases and as a co-fee auditor for Chapter 7 and 11 cases in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. She is a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute’s Business Reorganization and Consumer Bankruptcy Committees. Ms. Case received her B.S. in history and political science from Baylor University in Waco, Texas, and her J.D. from Baylor University School of Law. For two decades, Ms. Case has made a substantial contribution to the continuing legal education of Missouri’s lawyers by sharing her experience and knowledge at various Missouri Bar CLE programs. Rebecca has served as a recurrent lecturer at the Annual Bankruptcy Institute and Spring Risk Management programs. She has also presented at the Annual Business Law Institute and co-authored a chapter of the Bankruptcy Practice MoBar CLE Deskbook Supplement. Rebecca is also trained and certified as a mediator.

Representative transactions include: representation of purchasers in connection with $11 million purchase of ground for mixed use development and subsequent development activities; representation of seller in connection with $10 million sale of office park (§1031 exchange) and subsequent acquisition of $8 million shopping center as the replacement property; and representation of manufacturing company in connection with construction contract for new warehouse/distribution facility (including related $6 million construction loan and permanent loan).


  • Baylor University School of Law, Waco, Texas
    • J.D. – 1982
  • Baylor University
    • B.S. – 1976
    • Major: History
    • Major: Political Science

Bar Admissions

  • Texas
  • Missouri
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois

Professional Associations

  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
  • Missouri Bar
  • State Bar of Texas
  • American Bar Association
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • American Board of Certification


  • Award for Distinguished Service – Presented by the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Missouri
  • Recognition of Exemplary Work and Diligence in Support of Efforts of the United States Trustee and Other Agencies to Protect Consumers from Poor Performing Attorneys
  • Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers, 2006, 2009-2013, 2016-2019
  • Best Lawyers, St. Louis Magazine, 2006, 2009-2013, 2016-2019
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Ranking

Classes & Seminars

  • Adjunct Professor, Bankruptcy, Webster University, 1990 to 1995
  • Adjunct Professor, Instructor, Maryville University, 1997 to 2007