• Welcome, Brittany Neel

    Commercial litigation and business law attorney Brittany Neel has joined Schian Walker. Brittany is a 2015 graduate of the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at ASU, where she was a Pedrick Scholar, served as an Executive Editor of the Law Journal for Social Justice,  and was a recipient...

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  • Andrea Wimmer Selected for ABI’s “40 Under 40”

    Andrea Wimmer has been selected by the American Bankruptcy Institute among its “40 Under 40” insolvency professionals nationwide. Andrea and her co-honorees will be formally recognized at the ABI’s 2017 Winter Leadership Conference in Palm Springs, November 30-December 2. “Ea...

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  • Recharacterization of Debt to Equity in Bankruptcy Proceedings: A Split in the Circuits

    Dale C. Schian and Tyler J. Grim This article was published in the January 2016 issue of “Bankruptcy Litigation,” an ABI Committee Newsletter Courts have held that bankruptcy courts have the authority to recharacterize debt to equity if the circumstances warrant such treatment. H...

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  • Best Law Firms 2018

    Schian Walker is a 2018 Tier 1 (Phoenix Metro) law firm for  (a) Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law and (b) Bankruptcy Litigation....

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  • Super Lawyers 2017

    Dale Schian is selected for the eighth year. Cody Jess is a Rising Stars honoree for the sixth time....

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  • The Circuits Agree: Absolute Priority Rule Applies in Individual Chapter 11 Cases

    BAPCPA’s limitation on the absolute priority rule in individual cases applies only to property added to the estate pursuant to § 1115 and not to § 541(a) property generally. Dale C. Schian This article was published in the March 2016 issue of “Real Estate,” an ABI Committee Newsl...

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