• Biography

    Matt Ferris is a partner in the Restructuring Practice Group. He has substantial experience across a broad range of financial restructurings and bankruptcy proceedings, representing lenders and lender groups, creditors, bondholders, debtors, asset purchasers, and other strategic parties in connection with out of court workouts, complex chapter 11 proceedings, DIP and exit financings, Section 363 sales, and bankruptcy litigation. Matt also has significant experience representing secured lenders, landlords, and other key constituents in health care workouts and bankruptcies.

    Matt was selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2018 for Bankruptcy and Creditor/Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, and has been recognized as a Texas Super Lawyers Rising Star, Thomson Reuters, every year from 2012-2018.

  • Education and Clerkships

    • J.D. , University of Michigan Law School , 2004 , Associate Editor, Michigan Journal of Law Reform
    • B.A. , Political Science , University of California, Berkeley , 2001
  • Admissions

    • Texas , 2004
  • Court Admissions

    • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas
    • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas
    • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
    • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas
    • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Texas
    • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Texas
    • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of Texas
    • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District of Texas
    • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit