Daily News: January 26, 2015

Manning Joins Gavin/Solmonese as Senior Director and Counsel

Meg Manning joined GavinSolmonese as senior director and counsel in its growing Bankruptcy & Fiduciary Services practice.

Prior to joining GavinSolmonese, Manning practiced with the law firm Klehr Harrison Harvey Branzburg, where she concentrated her practice in the areas of commercial bankruptcy and restructuring. Meg has more than 14 years of experience in complex reorganization and liquidation cases, representing debtors, secured and unsecured creditors, and creditor committees, in the retail, energy, restaurant and manufacturing arenas, among others.

Manning will handle fiduciary services matters including liquidating trusts, receiverships, assignments for the benefit of creditors, litigation trusts and other matters, as well as serve as in-house legal counsel to the firm.

“Meg’s expertise in bankruptcies and fiduciary matters reinforces our firm’s capabilities to provide our clients with the broadest range of financial advisory and fiduciary services,” said Ted Gavin, Managing Director and Founding Partner of GavinSolmonese. “Her industry involvement, particularly her commitment to and her leadership roles with the International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation, will only enhance our engagement in this ever-changing industry and professional community.”

In addition to her professional memberships in the Delaware Bar Association, the Pennsylvania Bar Association, the American Bar Association and the Delaware Bankruptcy Inn of Court, Meg is an At Large member of the National Board of International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC) and has served as Secretary, Vice Chair and Chair of the IWIRC-Delaware network. Meg was also named by Benchmark Litigation as both a Delaware Rising Star and a Top Woman in Litigation.