Janet M. Nesse
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Janet M. Nesse
Firm: McNamee, Hosea, Jernigan, Kim, Greenan & Lynch, P.A.
Address: 6411 Ivy Lane
Suite 200
Greenbelt, MD 20770
Phone: 301-441-2420
Fax: 301-982-9450
E-mail: Contact Us
Web site: http://www.mhlawyers.com
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Position Areas of Practice Bar Admissions
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Lawyer Profile:

Janet brings the firm over 30 years of experience in representation in Bankruptcy and Creditor’s Rights, restructuring and creditors workout and resolution. Ms. Nesse currently serves as Chapter 7 and Chapter 11 trustee in numerous bankruptcy matters primarily in the District of Maryland. She also represents secured and unsecured creditors, pursuing claims in the bankruptcy and workout context. Her practice includes representations of debtors as well, both in bankruptcy matters and in guiding companies experiencing financial challenges through the workout process.

Ms. Nesse is particularly known for resolution of matters that require a creative approach in maximizing the recovery for clients. This includes purchases of claims, hostile takeovers in the bankruptcy context and pursuit of creditor plans as well as the usual panoply of strategies in the bankruptcy context. Janet also works on matters involving government contractors, including companies owned by minority and disadvantaged individuals. Her work is not limited to bankruptcy matters, but also encompasses contract litigation and other business matters that arise.

Ms. Nesse is co-author of

1. A Practical Guide to Bankruptcy & Government Contracts (co-authored with Lawrence Block, Esquire)

2. Good News for Huge Reorganizations, but not Necessarily for the Smaller Less Sophisticated Debtor.

3. Inside the minds: Debtor in possession and exit financing - Thomson Reuters Westlaw - Anticipated Publication Date Spring 2015.

4. Issues to Consider as a Trustee in a Government Contractor Case. (co-authored with Lawrence Block, Esquire)

 

Current Employment Position(s):
Principal

Areas of Practice:
Bankruptcy Law
Business Organizations
Construction Law
Debtor / Creditor
Government Contracts
Litigation & Appeals
Bar Admissions:
Maryland, 1985
U.S. District Court District of Maryland
U.S. District Court of the District of Columbia
U.S. Court of Appeals Fourth Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals District of Columbia Circuit
Education:
College of William and Mary School of Law, Williamsburg, Virginia, 1981
J.D.

Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, 1978
B.A.
Honors: With Honors
Major: English Literature

Published Works:
New Bankruptcy Legislation Provides Relief to Manufacturers, Suppliers Of Building Products, December, 2005

Bankruptcy Amendments Will Affect Builders in Their Various Roles, November, 2005

Draft Lot Contracts with Bankruptcy Perils in Mind, October, 2005

Changes in Bankruptcy Law on Homestead and Exemptions for Individual Debtors, September, 2005

Honors and Awards:
Listed in Best Lawyers in America for Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights law

Birth Information:
1958
West Practice Categories:
Bankruptcy, Business Organizations, Construction, Debtor-Creditor, Government Contracts, Litigation & Appeals
Profile Last Updated:
2/17/2015

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