iHeartMedia Files Chapter 11

Global media, entertainment, and data company iHeartMedia has chosen Jackson Walker to be one of its lead legal advisors in restructuring its debt. On March 14, the San Antonio-based company filed under Chapter 11 in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas, Houston Division.

The Texas Lawbook recently recognized Jackson Walker’s representation of iHeartMedia in an article published on March 16. For the full article, click the Download PDF link below.

Houston partner Patricia B. Tomasco leads Jackson Walker’s team, which includes Houston partner Matthew D. Cavenaugh and Austin associate Jennifer F. Wertz.

Matt CavenaughMeet Matt

Matthew D. Cavenaugh is a Houston trial lawyer who concentrates on complex business bankruptcy litigation. Matt is at home in bankruptcy court, where he regularly represents secured and unsecured creditors, debtors, Chapter 11 and Chapter 7 trustees, third-party purchasers and other interest holders in various insolvency and restructuring matters. In 2017, Houstonia recognized Matt in its “Top Lawyers of 2017” list under bankruptcy and workout.


Jennifer WertzMeet Jennifer

Austin-based associate Jennifer F. Wertz represents financial institutions, equipment lenders, healthcare service providers, agricultural lenders, and other creditors in bankruptcy proceedings. In addition to her experience representing creditors in bankruptcy proceedings, Jennifer also represents entities in complex corporate reorganization and fiduciary litigation, with a focus on workouts and reorganization.

Meet JW

For more than 130 years, Jackson Walker has played a vital role in the growth and development of Texas business. Since our founding in 1887, our attorneys have represented some of the most influential companies in the state in key industries that shaped the course of Texas history, including railroads, the media, and oil and gas exploration. Today, we remain firmly rooted in Texas while serving clients around the globe. With more than 375 attorneys in our seven offices, we serve clients around the world in a broad range of practices and industries. Our clients know they can count on us to deliver personalized service, legal experience, and added value.