Jackson Walker is pleased to announce the selection of the following three partners to “The 2023 Lawdragon 500 Leading Bankruptcy & Restructuring Lawyers” list:
- Matthew D. Cavenaugh – Bankruptcy, Restructuring & Creditors’ Rights
- C. Wade Cooper – Bankruptcy & Corporate Restructuring, esp. Litigation
- Kristhy M. Peguero – Bankruptcy, Restructuring & Recovery
Launched in 2005, Lawdragon is a legal media company that features news, editorial features, and a variety of guides to the nation’s top legal professionals who lead in a particular practice area or industry and who have handled significant matters within the past year.
In its announcement, Lawdragon noted: “This elite corps of U.S. lawyers represent the best of the best helping companies navigate ailing economies and uncertain times. Among their signature traits is the ability to be calm, deliberate, and creative while it feels worlds crash around them. They find the through line to the future. A good lesson in uncertain times.”
Selection to this list of the top bankruptcy and restructuring attorneys in the U.S. is limited to those who have been in practice for at least 10 years and is based on the publication’s individual research, submissions from firms and companies, and vetting with experienced lawyers in their respective areas.
About Our Practice
Founded in 1887, Jackson Walker has played a vital role in the growth and development of Texas business. With about 500 attorneys across six Texas-based offices, we are the largest firm in the state and have been recognized by Law360 as a “Texas Powerhouse” and an “elite law firm” that regularly provides counsel to industry-leading clients on highly complex transactions. Our Bankruptcy, Restructuring, & Recovery practice has consistently been ranked among the top in Texas by Chambers and Partners since 2012 and was recognized in the National Tier 2 category in the U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings in 2023. To explore our related experience, visit the Bankruptcy, Restructuring, & Recovery practice page.