Burr & Forman Boost Creditor's Rights And Bankruptcy Practice With New Orlando Attorney
Orlando, Fla., Sept. 23, 2015 - Burr & Forman announces the addition of Orlando-based associate Christopher R. Thompson to the firm's Creditor's Rights and Bankruptcy practice group. Thompson comes to the firm from a boutique Orlando law firm specializing in sophisticated Chapter 11 debtor representation. He has represented clients on corporate restructurings and in Chapter 11 bankruptcy and adversary proceedings, including section 363 sales and fraudulent transfer litigation. He has also represented creditors and assignees in assignment for the benefit of creditor's proceedings under Florida Law.
Thompson currently serves on the board for the Central Florida Bankruptcy Law Association and is an active member of the Bankruptcy/UCC Committee for the Business Law Section of the Florida Bar. Before joining his prior firm Thompson served as the law clerk to the Honorable Karen S. Jennemann, Chief Bankruptcy Judge for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Florida.
Thompson earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan, and his law degree from the University of Wisconsin School of Law.
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