Russell W. Mills has joined Bell Nunnally & Martin LLP as a partner in its Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring practice. Mills was previously a shareholder with Hiersche, Hayward, Drakeley & Urbach, P.C.
“We are pleased to welcome Russell to the firm,” said James Skochdopole, managing partner of Bell Nunnally. “His experience will expand and deepen our full-service commercial offerings. Clients appreciate Russell’s ability to navigate both legal and business issues throughout the entire restructuring process.”
With more than 30 years of experience, Mills represents clients in commercial bankruptcy and commercial bankruptcy litigation matters, including representing secured and unsecured creditors, creditors’ committees, trustees, asset purchasers and debtors. He often handles real and personal property lease issues for businesses of all sizes. In addition, Mills regularly represents defendants in bankruptcy litigation involving preferential and fraudulent transfers and litigation against officers and directors. He also frequently represents clients in bankruptcy matters before appellate courts.
Mills is a graduate of the University of Mississippi School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 1992) and Millsaps College (B.B.A., 1985).
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With more than 50 attorneys and three decades of doing business, Bell Nunnally & Martin LLP is among the most respected business law firms in Texas, one of the 25 largest in North Texas and one of the state’s fastest-growing firms. The depth of the firm’s knowledge and breadth of its expertise sets Bell Nunnally apart. The firm, a member of the global law firm network Legalink, provides a full range of services, including litigation, appellate law, commercial finance, corporate and securities, creditors’ rights, bankruptcy, health law, intellectual property, labor and employment, immigration, real estate, entertainment, mergers and acquisitions, estate planning, tax and white collar criminal defense. Bell Nunnally is regularly singled out as a “Go-To” firm by America’s largest companies each year in Corporate Counsel magazine.