Job Details

Bankruptcy Partner

Company name

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Partner

Date Last Verified

Oct 16, 2021

Valid Through

Jan 29, 2022

Posted on

Jun 18, 2021

Years of Experience

Min 10 yrs required

Location

Dallas, TX, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Bankruptcy >> Bankruptcy
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Bankruptcy Partner

The candidate will represent and counsels creditors, contractual counter-parties, vendors and other clients across a variety of industries from local and regional bankruptcy cases to large “mega” cases. Works with members of the Firm’s litigation, corporate and transactional, oil and gas and other practice groups on matters involving bankruptcy, possible bankruptcy and other financial restructuring and insolvency issues. Advises clients regarding restructuring and insolvency matters. Represent clients in contested cases and adversary hearings in bankruptcy courts in all Texas districts. Provides legal analysis and strategy formation. Represents and advises clients on related issues, including security interests, under the Texas Business & Commerce Code, real estate financing and financing mechanic’s liens, and debt collection. Representation includes both non-judicial and judicial enforcement of liens. Representation in workouts and restructurings that may stem from commercial real estate transactions, commercial financing or others.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have 10+ years applicable experience in Chapter 11 representation and Chapter 7 commercial cases. Must have Bachelor’s degree and J.D. Licensed in the State of Texas required. Licensed in the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts required. Strong knowledge of Title 11 required. Must have familiarity with Texas bankruptcy courts; Experience in commercial litigation and representation in financial transactions a plus; Demonstrated business development experience and success. Excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills required. Strong research, writing, editing, and proofreading skills required. Prepare and present CLE presentations on bankruptcy matters. Participate in firm-sponsored meetings and events. Be active in community and professional associations and activities. Proficiency in MS Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint), PACER, Adobe Acrobat, SalesForce or other customer relationship management software, iManage or other document management system, and Elite or other enterprise timekeeping system required. Professional, tactful, honest, respectful, courteous, proactive, cooperative, and positive client-centric attitude that embraces diversity and inclusion. Ability to work independently and responsibly. Ability to work in a team with other lawyers and paralegals from various practice groups of the Firm.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
McGinnis Lochridge
Chase Tower 2200 Ross Ave.
Ste. 4900E
Dallas, TX 75201

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