Spencer Fane attorney Megan Clontz recently authored an article published in the American Bankruptcy Institute’s Business Reorganization Committee Articles and Announcement section discussing “Recent Interpretations of ‘Reasonable Due Diligence’ Under Section 547(b).”
Spencer Fane attorney Elizabeth Lally was recently appointed to the inaugural board of the National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees (NABT) Foundation.
Spencer Fane attorney Eric Peterson recently helped launched the Commercial Receivers Association (CRA), an organization focused on providing education, networking, and resources for the commercial receivership industry.
Spencer Fane attorney Megan Clontz recently authored an article featured in the American Bankruptcy Institute covering bankruptcy law, including provision § 506(b) and related interest rates.
Spencer Fane attorney Elizabeth Fast presented multiple presentations for the Community Bankers Association of Kansas (CBAK) this year. As an involved member of CBAK, Elizabeth regularly speaks at webinars including 19 presentations in 2021. She presents financial and bankruptcy topics ranging from loans to foreclosures to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act.
Spencer Fane LLP is pleased to announce Elizabeth Lally has joined the Bankruptcy, Restructuring, and Creditors’ Rights Practice Group as a partner in the firm’s Omaha office.
Spencer Fane is proud to announce that the firm earned a total of 106 rankings in the 2022 edition of the U.S. News and Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” list, including 29 Tier 1 regional rankings as well as seven Tier 2 national rankings.
Spencer Fane attorney Andrea Chase was recently honored with the 40 Under 40 award by the American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI). The organization identifies forty “top industry professionals” who have made an impact on the insolvency industry.
Spencer Fane attorney Jason Kathman was featured in a Dallas Business Journal article covering the recent bankruptcies of two hotel entities with ties to North Texas.
Spencer Fane LLP is pleased to announce Lindsay Doman has joined the Banking and Financial Services Practice Group as an associate in the firm’s Kansas City office, with an emphasis in the firm’s Bankruptcy, Restructuring, and Creditors’ Rights practice.
Spencer Fane attorney Camber Jones recently published an article featured in The Missouri Banker, The Kansas Banker, and The Show-Me Banker discussing best practices for creditors as the industry is expecting a steady increase in bankruptcy filings due to the expiration of COVID-related debt relief.
Spencer Fane attorney Ryan Hardy recently analyzed In Re: Kevin Lynn Thurmon and Susan Jane Thurmon, Debtors in The Show-Me Banker magazine.
Spencer Fane attorney David Miller provided insight on a TV news story for NBC affiliate 9News covering an iconic Colorado restaurant that recently filed for bankruptcy, Casa Bonita.
Spencer Fane attorney David Miller was recently featured in a Denver Business Journal article discussing the slow pace of bankruptcy filings in Colorado during the pandemic.
Spencer Fane Ryan Hardy recently published an article featured in ABI’s Bankruptcy Litigation Committee blog discussing rent disputes caused by the pandemic.
Spencer Fane attorney Camber Jones was recently appointed as Vice Chair to The Missouri Bar’s Bankruptcy Creditor-Debtor Rights Committee. In this leadership position, Camber will work with the Committee to provide information and support to practitioners, opportunities to improve the law, and a platform to improve member’s skills.
Texas Lawyer and Law360 recently highlighted Spencer Fane for the addition of three new attorneys in the Plano, Texas office as part of a continued trend of measured growth for the firm. In recently published articles, both publications looked at the recent hire of attorneys Gerrit Pronske, Jason Kathman, and Megan Clontz to the Bankruptcy, Restructuring, and Creditors’ Rights Practice Group.
Spencer Fane attorney Eric Johnson recently provided insight for an article in the Kansas City Business Journal on the ways the pandemic has impacted small businesses.
Spencer Fane is proud to announce that the firm earned a total of 102 rankings in the 2021 edition of U.S. News and Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” list, including 36 Tier 1 regional rankings as well as six Tier 2 national rankings.
Spencer Fane attorney Jim Lodoen recently spoke with a reporter at Banking Dive about the trend of increased bankruptcy filings and the tough decisions ahead for lenders dealing with distressed borrowers.
Spencer Fane attorney Rod Nichols was recently interviewed for an article featured in the Springfield Business Journal analyzing the Small Business Reorganization Act (SBRA).
Spencer Fane LLP is pleased to announce Misty Segura has joined the firm’s Houston office as an of counsel in the Bankruptcy, Restructuring, and Creditors’ Rights practice group.
Spencer Fane attorneys Nicole Detweiler and Jacob Sparks recently published an article featured in ColoradoBiz magazine discussing the impact of the Small Business Reorganization Act of 2019 (SBRA) on certain Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases.
Spencer Fane attorney Sherry Dreisewerd was recently interviewed for an article in the St. Louis Business Journal highlighting impact of COVID-19 on borrowers and lenders.
Spencer Fane attorney Sherry Dreisewerd will co-host an upcoming CREW St. Louis (Commercial Real Estate Women) virtual meeting.
Spencer Fane LLP is pleased to announce James (Jim) Lodoen has joined the firm as a partner in the firm’s Bankruptcy, Restructuring, and Creditors’ Rights practice group, strengthening the team’s presence in the Minneapolis and Upper-Midwest market.
Spencer Fane attorney Josh Dickinson recently presented at the annual Review of Collection Law hosted by The Missouri Creditors Bar (MCBI).
Spencer Fane attorney Eric Johnson was recently elected to the Board of Directors for the ABI (American Bankruptcy Institute).
Spencer Fane attorneys Tom Dolphin and Scott Sandberg both recently published articles in The Colorado Banker on what financial institutions can do to prepare for and endure an economic downturn.
Spencer Fane partner Eric M. Van Horn (based in Texas) co-authored an article with the Honorable Stacey G. C. Jernigan (United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Northern District of Texas, Dallas Division) that was published in the Dallas Bar Association’s Headnotes on recent reforms to the bankruptcy code.
Spencer Fane attorney Scott Goldstein was recently interviewed for the Kansas City Business Journal on the current economic climate and options businesses may have when filing bankruptcy.
Spencer Fane attorney, Andrea Chase, was recently inducted as President of the Kansas City Bankruptcy Bar Association (KCBBA). In this role, Andrea will lead the board to provide a variety of programs and charitable activities for KCBBA members.
Spencer Fane attorney Ryan Hardy recently presented at a Turnaround Management Association (TMA) seminar on recent developments in bankruptcy.
Spencer Fane LLP is pleased to announce Eric M. Van Horn has joined the firm as a partner in its Bankruptcy Practice.
Spencer Fane attorney Josh Dickinson recently conducted a presentation and participated in a panel discussion at the Receivables Management Association International (RMAI) 2019 Annual Meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Spencer Fane is pleased to announce that 59 of the firm’s attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2019 edition of Best Lawyers in America. Attorneys are recognized in their respective practice areas.
Spencer Fane is pleased to announce that 58 of the firm’s attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2018 edition of Best Lawyers in America. Attorneys are recognized in their respective practice areas ranging from white collar criminal defense and environmental litigation to bankruptcy and tax law.
In an article in American Bankruptcy Institute Journal titled “Chapter 11 Conversion Conundrum,” Spencer Fane attorneys Andrea Chase and Eric Johnson, together with co-authors Mark Stingley and Sarah Holdmeyer with the Bryan Cave law firm, discuss the challenges of property ownership when an individual Chapter 11 case is converted to a Chapter 7.