Lynn "Beau" Butler Jr.
Beau Butler is an attorney in the Bankruptcy, Restructuring, & Recovery practice of Jackson Walker’s Austin office.
Prior to Jackson Walker, Beau was a summer law clerk for U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Tony M. Davis of the Western District of Texas and for the Financial Litigation and Charitable Trusts Division of the Texas Attorney General’s Office.
B.S., University of Texas at Austin
- Business Foundations Certificate – McCombs School of Business
J.D., University of Texas School of Law
- Duberstein Bankruptcy Moot Court Team
- Texas Board of Advocates, Deputy Chair
- Susman-Godfrey Moot Court Competition, Semi-Finalist
- Calvert Inn of Courts, Student Member
- Austin Young Lawyers Association, Board Member–Law School Representative
- Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch (Woodward/White Inc.), Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law, 2024
August 17, 2023Attorney News
‘The Best Lawyers in America’ Honors 287 Jackson Walker Attorneys in 2024 Edition, Including 12 “Lawyers of the Year” and 80 “Ones to Watch”
The Best Lawyers in America has recognized 287 Jackson Walker attorneys across 5 offices and 82 specialty practice areas in its 2024 edition, including 12 Lawyers of the Year and 80 Ones to Watch. In this year’s guide, Jackson Walker saw the largest number of attorneys in the areas of Commercial Litigation (66 attorneys) and Real Estate Law (60 attorneys) and the addition of 35 attorneys as Best Lawyers.
August 4, 2023Mentions
The American Lawyer: Jackson Walker is Nation’s Top Local Counsel in Large Bankruptcies, as Bankruptcy and Restructuring Filings Rebound
The American Lawyer cited new research which named Jackson Walker’s Bankruptcy, Restructuring, & Recovery group as the top local debtor’s counsel in the nation so far this year.
January 27, 2023Client Results
Jackson Walker is partnering with lead counsel Kirkland & Ellis to represent Nautical Solutions, L.L.C. and its debtor affiliate in their Chapter 11 reorganization. On January 8, 2023, Nautical Solutions and its Texas affiliate filed prepackaged Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases in the Southern District of Texas – Houston Division, with estimated assets totaling $500 million to $1 billion.
October 3, 2022Attorney News
This year, the firm proudly welcomes 18 law school graduates to expand our Bankruptcy, Restructuring, & Recovery, Corporate & Securities, Energy, Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation (ERISA), Finance & Banking, Labor & Employment, Real Estate, and Trial & Appellate Litigation practices.