Team Members

BRADY C. WILLIAMSON, Esq.

Link to Firm Bio Brady Williamson is a constitutional and corporate litigator who has taught periodically at the University of Wisconsin Law School for more than 20 years. Brady is a member of the firm’s Business, Finance and Restructuring Practice Group. He has successfully represented clients in the U.S. Supreme Court, see, e.g., Farrey v. … Continued

ROBERT J. WHITE, Esq. (retired)

Mr. White recently retired from O’Melveny & Myers LLP, where he founded the Restructuring and Reorganization Department. During his tenure at O’Melveny, Mr. White represented debtors, bank financiers, secured and unsecured creditors, creditor committees, bank committees, equity holders and acquirers in connection with workouts and restructurings across a broad range of industries. He was involved … Continued

PROF. JAY L. WESTBROOK

Link to Academic Bio One of the nation’s most distinguished scholars in the field of bankruptcy, and a pioneer in empirical studies in this area, Professor Westbrook also teaches and writes in commercial law and international business transactions. He practiced in all these areas for more than a decade with Surrey & Morse (now part … Continued

HON. EUGENE R. WEDOFF

Link to Judicial Bio Eugene R. Wedoff has served as a bankruptcy judge in the Northern District of Illinois (in Chicago) since 1987 and as chief judge from 2002 to 2007. Judge Wedoff was a member of the Advisory Committee on Bankruptcy Rules from 2004-2014 and has served as its chair after 2010. Judge Wedoff … Continued

JANE L. VRIS, Esq.

Jane Lee Vris most recently worked at Millstein & Co., until its sale to Guggenheim Securities in 2018. Previously, she was a a founding partner of Cronin & Vris, LLP and also a partner in the creditors’ rights department at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz. She specializes in representations involving out of court restructurings and reorganizations under … Continued