Experience
  • General Experience
    • Represented and served as the chapter 7 bankruptcy trustee for one of Tennessee’s largest construction companies. Supervised the completion of pending construction projects as well as the liquidation of the company's equipment and accounts, including termination of the pension plan, termination of the health care plan, the completion of pending contracts, the litigation of preference claims, the allowance of unsecured claims and the distribution of proceeds to holders of allowed claims.

      Represented a chapter 7 estate in prosecution of scores of preference claims arising out of the liquidation of a chain of retail stores.

      Represented a bondholder committee in the chapter 11 case of a real estate office development filed in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Tennessee.

      Represented an official franchisee committee in the chapter 11 case of a national franchise company pending in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Tennessee.

      Represented a receiver of a failed multipurpose development along the Alabama Gulf Coast. Conducted an orderly sale process involving all receivership assets.

      Represented a secured lender in a receivership of a failed plaintiff's mass tort law firm in Utah state court and the collection of receivables arising from the law firm's mass tort cases.

      Represented a national bank in a Tennessee state court receivership proceeding involving mixed use, commercial / residential / retail development project financed through new value tax credit financing and conventional commercial loans.

      Represented a private company in purchasing the assets of a printing company out of a state court receivership action in Wisconsin.

      Represented a federal court receiver of real property assets in contempt proceedings against the owner. Obtained an order holding the owner in contempt of court for violating the receivership order.

      Represented a Florida state court receiver in connection with court-approved, receiver sales of real property receivership assets.

      Represented secured lender in receivership of failed plaintiff's mass tort law firm in Utah State Court and collection of receivables arising from law firm's mass tort cases.

      Represented secured lender in receivership of failed law firm in the Western District of Oklahoma and collection of receivables arising from law firm's cases.

      Represented secured creditor that obtained appointment of receiver for former foundry property in Cookeville, Tennessee. Receiver sold the property.

      Serve as the receiver for multi-family residential property in Tennessee state court case.

      Represented secured creditor that obtained appointment of receiver for retail property in downtown Nashville, Tennessee. Receiver sold the property.

      Represented secured creditor that obtained appointment of receiver for medical facility in Memphis, Tennessee. Receiver sold the property.

      Represented secured creditor that obtained appointment of receiver for multi-family residential property in Memphis, Tennessee. Receiver sold the property.

      Represented secured creditor that obtained appointment of receiver for commercial property in Jackson, Tennessee. Receiver sold the property.