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THE UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY
FOR THE DISTRICT OF DELAWARE
) Chapter 7
STUDENT FINANCE CORPORATION,
Case No. 02-11620-JBR
Adversary Proceeding No. 04-58003 (DDS)
CHARLES A. STANZIALE, JR., CHAPTER 7 TRUSTEE OF STUDENT
MCGLADREY & PULLEN, LLP, and MICHAEL AQUINO, Defendant(s).
CERTIFICATE OF MERIT The undersigned, DonaldJ. Crecca,herebycertifiesas follows:
I am an attorney the lawfinn of Schwartz with Tobiaand Stanziale, P.A.
and a member of the Bar of the State of New Jersey.
The above-captioned actioninvolves professional liabilityclaimsagainst
defendants, McGladrey Pullen, & LLPandMichael Aquino, suchclaimsare defined as in
Pennsylvania of CivilProcedure Rule 1042.1.Pennsylvania of CivilProcedures Rule 1043.01 requires filingof a Certificate Meritwithrespect any professional the of to
I hereby certify anappropriate that licensed professional, a certified public
accountant, supplied has written statements thereexists reasonable that a probability that
thecare, orknowledge skill exercised exhibitedthepractice thework is the or in or that subject thecomplaint thepartof thedefendants, of on McGladreyPullen, and & LLP
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Aquino, fell outside acceptable professional standards and that such conduct was
a cause in bringing about the harm referenced in the complaint.
Dated: February 22, 2005 Wilmington, Delaware
THE BAYARD FIRM
Charlene D. Davis, Esquire (No. 2336) Daniel K. Astin, Esquire (No. 4068) Christopher A. Ward, Esquire CNo. 3877)
222 Delaware Avenue, Suite 900
Wilmington, Delaware 19899 Phone: (302) 655-5000
SCHWARTZ, TOBIA and STANZIALE,
Donald J. Crecca, Esquire Jeffery T. Testa, Esquire Kip's Castle, 22 Crestmont Road Montclair, New Jersey 07042 Phone: (973) 746-6000
Counsel for Charles A. Stanziale, Jr.
as Chapter 7 Trustee