Arthur J. González is a Senior Fellow at New York University School of Law (NYU). Judge González was previously an adjunct professor at NYU. Judge González served on the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York from 1995 to 2012, retiring as Chief Judge following his appointment to that position in 2010. Previously, Judge González served as the United States Trustee for New York, Connecticut and Vermont from 1993 to 1995 and as Assistant United States Trustee for the Southern District of New York from 1991 to 1993. He was an attorney for the Manhattan District Counsel Office of the Internal Revenue Service from 1983 to 1988. Prior to his legal career, Judge González served as a teacher in the New York City school system for 13 years. Judge González received a B.S. from Fordham University, an M.S. from Brooklyn College, a J.D. from Fordham University School of Law, and an LL.M. from New York University School of Law.