Nick Hendrix

Counsel

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Nick Hendrix focuses his practice on both complex business litigation and bankruptcy-related matters. His commercial litigation experience includes cybersecurity litigation, antitrust disputes, and class actions in both state and federal courts. Nick also has significant experience representing a variety of major parties in complex commercial bankruptcy proceedings, with an emphasis on adversary proceedings and other contested matters.

Nick’s experience spans numerous industries including energy, financial services, healthcare, and insurance, among others.

Honors & Awards

  • Named a “Texas Rising Star” by Thomson Reuters (2021)
  • Recognized by Best Lawyers as one of the “The Best Lawyers in America, Ones to Watch, Commercial Litigation” (2021)

Admissions

Bar Admissions

  • Texas

Court Admissions

  • US Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
  • US District Court, Northern, Eastern, Western and Southern Districts of Texas, and Eastern District of Wisconsin

Education

  • Texas Tech University, J.D.: summa cum laude; Business Manager, Texas Tech Law Review
  • The University of Texas at Austin, B.B.A.

Professional Activities

Clerkships

  • The Honorable Phil Johnson of the Supreme Court of Texas

Memberships

  • Dallas Bar Association
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers
  • Texas Supreme Court Historical Society

Bankruptcy-related Litigation

  • Brazos Electric Power Cooperative: Ongoing representation of Brazos in its chapter 11 case pending in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas.
  • National Rifle Association: Litigation counsel for Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors.
  • Punch Bowl Social: Litigation counsel for senior secured lender in restructuring of nationwide restaurant chain.
  • Carbo Ceramics: Litigation counsel for secured lender and owner of reorganized company in successful debt for equity swap of producer of sand proppant and other products used in hydraulic fracturing.
  • Eventide Credit Acquisitions: Litigation counsel in successful dismissal of three separate debtor filed adversary proceedings seeking injunctive relief and breach of contract damages.
  • Elk Petroleum: Debtors’ counsel in contentious restructuring achieved through global settlement of equity committee challenge to RSA and related Chancery Court litigation against debtors’ directors and officers.
  • Laser Spine Institute: Represented agent on behalf of syndicate of lenders in securing dismissal of multiple adversary matters stemming from insolvency proceedings in Florida.
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