Ms. Shea, an associate in K&L Gates’ Boston office, concentrates her practice on matters of bankruptcy and insolvency. She has experience representing debtors, equity investors, creditor committees, secured lenders, trustees, and buyers in connection with out-of-court restructurings, chapter 11 bankruptcy cases, and other insolvency proceedings.
In 2012, the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges selected Ms. Shea as one of 40 up-and-coming bankruptcy practitioners from across the country for Class 2 of its Next Generation Program.
Ms. Shea served as a law clerk to the Honorable Joel B. Rosenthal (ret.) of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts. Ms. Shea joined K&L Gates along with Boston Partner Chad Dale. Prior to joining the firm, she was an associate in the Boston office of a Northeast regional law firm, practicing in bankruptcy and insolvency.
In 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2012, Ms. Shea was named a “Rising Star” in the Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights category of the New England Super Lawyers publication.