Porter Hedges Recognized as a Leading Texas Bankruptcy Practice


Texas Lawbook has released data showing that Porter Hedges ranks second in Texas in the number of active bankruptcy cases.  According to the report, the Firm ranks among a select group of corporate law firms are “thriving and raking in record revenues” as a result of robust bankruptcy practices.

“Houston-based Porter Hedges is involved in 47 active bankruptcies – all but two in the Southern District of Texas and 10 of them as lead or co-lead debtor’s counsel. The firm is creditor’s counsel in 23 matters and lenders counsel in eight cases.”

For the full report, visit the Texas Lawbook website here: The Battle of the Texas Bankruptcy Legal Advisors – A Statistical Analysis of the Firms and Lawyers (subscription required).

In a related story, Texas Lawbook and Houston Chronicle highlight former Porter Hedges Partner and now Chief United States Bankruptcy Judge David Jones and how he has transformed the Texas bankruptcy practice.

See the full stories here:

Chief Judge David Jones: The Man Who Saved the Texas Bankruptcy Practice, Texas Lawbook (subscription required)

Meet the Judge Who Saved the Texas Bankruptcy Practice, Houston Chronicle (subscription required)

SDTX Chief Bankruptcy Judge David Jones on the Record” Texas Lawbook CLE (John Higgins panelist), December 4, 2020 (video)