Jenny Harris Henderson


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Jenny Harris Henderson



Chapter 9 bankruptcy counsel for Jefferson County, Alabama; litigated issues related to the extent and application of special revenue liens, stay relief, eligibility, the operation and control of Cooper Green Mercy Hospital, and public authority leases; chapter 9 plan confirmed two years after filing.
Represented secured lenders/equity holders in chapter 11 case of coal mining company; court approved 363 sale of assets and confirmed chapter 11 plan of liquidation that has paid creditors in full with interest and will result in a return to equity.
Represented Healthcare Authority of City of Thomasville, Alabama, in connection with acquisition of hospital facility and related assets, including certificate of need, from chapter 11 debtor; court approved 363 sale.
Chapter 15 bankruptcy counsel for the foreign representative of a debtor in an administration proceeding in Bristol; obtained entry of order provisionally imposing the automatic stay pursuant to Bankruptcy Code Section 1519(a); obtained entry of order of an order recognizing the foreign administration proceeding as foreign main proceeding over the objections of a United States based creditor.
Lead bankruptcy counsel for manufacturer and exporter of wood-based biofuel products in case involving complex issues of maritime law and lien priority disputes; obtained approval of sale of substantially all assets pursuant to 363 sale; obtained confirmation of chapter 11 plan of liquidation.
Lead bankruptcy counsel for one of country’s largest wholesale hardware distributors; obtained approval of 363 sale of substantially all of company’s assets over objections of unsecured creditors committee and labor union.
Represented governmental unit in bankruptcy of general contractor; obtained remand of removed state court lawsuit and court order directing bankrupt Pennsylvannia debtor to prosecute claims in Alabama state court forum.
Represented secured creditor in connection with debtor-in-possession financing and section 363 sales of collateral.
Represented secured creditor in connection with debtor-in-possession financing and section 363 sale of bankrupt company.
Represented OEM in connection with bankruptcy of Tier 1 supplier.
Represented assignee of promissory note in federal court collection lawsuit; upon certified question to Alabama Supreme Court, briefed issue of assignability of misplaced, lost or destroyed promissory note, an issue of first impression in Alabama, and obtained ruling upholding assignability.
Represented Branch Banking and Trust Company in modification of $2,500,000 Tuscaloosa County Industrial Development Authority Gulf Opportunity Zone Bonds (Chandler Properties Project) Series 2006.