RALEIGH, NC—The law firm of Baker Donelson has expanded its Corporate Restructuring & Bankruptcy Group with the addition of Jill Walters as a shareholder in the Firm’s Raleigh/Research Triangle, North Carolina, office.
Ms. Walters offers clients more than 15 years of versatile experience in representing and counseling clients in corporate insolvency, distressed lending, restructuring and bankruptcy, and complex Chapter 11 cases.
Ms. Walters’ practice spans multiple sectors, including health care, banking and finance, real estate, agriculture, education, transportation, hospitality, retail, construction, and manufacturing. Her clients include secured and unsecured creditors and creditors’ committees in reorganizations and liquidations nationwide, as well as purchasers and sellers of debt and assets in foreclosure sales, Article 9 sales, and Chapter 11 363 sales. She also has extensive experience in bankruptcy litigation centered on the defense of preference and fraudulent transfer actions, as well as dischargeability contests, including significant student loan litigation activity.
She received her law degree from the Michigan State University College of Law and her undergraduate degree from Lake Forest College.