Lisa practices in the areas of Bankruptcy and Commercial Litigation, and she is the Assistant Leader of our Financial Services Section. She is licensed and has practiced in the federal and state courts in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia.
Represent secured and unsecured creditors, including creditors’ committees, in bankruptcy court on contested matters such as cash collateral, DIP financing, claims objection and lien contests, stay relief, confirmation, and executory contracts
Represent creditors and debtors in out-of-court workouts and forbearance agreements
Represent bidders and purchasers of assets from a bankruptcy estate as well as debtors or trustees selling assets in bankruptcy
Represent creditors in defense of preference actions as well as debtors, trustees or committees in prosecution of avoidance actions
Represent banks and other business interests as plaintiff and defendant in commercial litigation including lender liability
Significant experience representing agricultural lender in Chapter 11 and Chapter 12 bankruptcy cases
Articles in the National Law Review database by Lisa P. Sumner