Deborah Williamson and Danielle Rushing Behrends To Speak at National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges Annual Conference

Speaking Engagements


Deborah Williamson and Danielle Rushing Behrend will each serve as featured presenters at the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges' (NCBJ) 97th Annual Conference taking place Oct. 11-14 in Austin, Texas.

Williamson's session, "Liability Management or Opportunity Run Amok: Debt Restructuring Transactions 2.0," will analyze the growth in liability management exercises and will feature a moderated discussion of recent trends and hot topics (such as "lender-on-lender violence") with respect to these transactions.

Behrends will participate in the American Bar Association Luncheon Program, "Unreasonable Restraints: Considering Contractual Restrictions on Bankruptcy Relief," which will cover recent cases addressing the enforceability of provisions in corporate governance documents and finance agreements restricting a debtor’s ability to file for bankruptcy or propose a plan of reorganization.