About Ethan Trotz

Ethan Trotz represents lenders, debtors, secured creditors and financial institutions in a wide range of insolvency matters both in and out of court. Prior to joining Katten, Ethan served as a law clerk for the Honorable Catherine J. Furay, Chief Bankruptcy Judge for the Western District of Wisconsin.

Practice Focus

  • Insolvency and restructuring


  • Tangled Up in Blue: Adapting Securities Laws to Initial Coin Offerings
  • Issues with the CFPB's Payday Lending Proposal and the Need to Incentivize Banks to Enter the Marketplace