Burr & Forman

Hanna Lahr

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  • J.D., Indiana University Maurer School of Law (2013)
  • B.S., summa cum laude, Commerce and Business Administration, University of Alabama (2009)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court – Northern District of Alabama
  • U.S. District Court – Middle District of Alabama
  • U.S. District Court – Southern District of Alabama

  • Birmingham Bar Association: Bankruptcy & Commercial Law Section, Secretary (2017-2018), Treasurer (2019), President Elect (2021)
  • Turnaround Management Association (2016-present)
  • The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch: Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law (2021)
  • Birmingham Business Journal 2021 Top 40 Under 40
  • Sav-A-Life Vestavia, Junior Board (2018-present), Vice Chairman (2020), Chairman (2021)

Partner | Birmingham, AL

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Creditors’ Rights & Bankruptcy Workouts, Restructurings & Enforcement Commercial / Corporate Litigation

Hanna is a partner in the firm’s Creditors’ Rights & Bankruptcy group. Her practice focuses on representing creditors and debtors, both in and out of court, on a variety of issues. Hanna helps clients enforce or restructure debt obligations, including through the bankruptcy process.

In bankruptcy cases, Hanna assists clients with first day matters, debtor-in-possession financing, Section 363 sales, automatic stay issues, and claims resolution, among other things. She is experienced with the prosecution and defense of fraudulent transfer and preference avoidance actions.

Hanna is also involved with the collection and enforcement of secured debt obligations. She is experienced with breach-of-contract litigation, receiverships, and counterclaim defense, as well as negotiated out-of-court workouts, including forbearance agreements, note sales, and collateral liquidation.