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Peggy Hunt

Partner Dorsey & Whitney LLPBankruptcy, Insolvency and Commercial Litigation
Work Dorsey & Whitney LLP 136 South Main Suite 1000 Salt Lake City Utah 84103 USA Work Phone: 801-933-8947 Website: Dorsey & Whitney LLP

Biographical Info

My legal practice focuses primarily on representing parties in cases filed under Chapter 7 and 11 of the Bankruptcy Code.  I regularly represent trustees, debtors, creditors, equity holders, committees, and lenders in complex workouts and bankruptcy cases nationally, regionally and locally.  I have significant experience in federal court litigation, including bankruptcy litigation and appeals; Chapter 11 plan formation and confirmation, including disputes related to plan confirmation; debt workout; asset and debt purchases and sales; and insolvency litigation, including preference, fraudulent transfer and other types of avoidance and clawback litigation.  I also have significant experience representing receivers in SEC civil enforcement actions, and I serve on the Panel of Chapter 7 Trustees for the District of Utah.

I was President of Women Lawyers of Utah from 2009 to 2010, and have served and continue to serve in numerous professional and civic leadership roles, including the following: 

President-Elect, Federal Bar Ass’n, Utah Chapter (2013-present);

Chair, Leadership Committee, And Justice for All (2013-present);

Co-Founder & Chair, Women’s Giving Circle of The Community Foundation of Utah (2011-present);

Board Member, Utah Museum of Natural History (2011-present);

Member, Local Rules Committee for the U.S. Bankr. Ct., District of Utah (2008-present);

Past-President/Ex Officio Member Utah State Bar Commission for Women Lawyers of Utah (“WLU”) (2010-2011) WLU Board President (2009-2010) WLU Treasurer (2007-2009);

Treasuer, Mountain/Desert Network, Int’l Womens Insolvency & Restructuring Conf. (2007-2010);

TMA Membership Committee Co-Chair (2008-2009);

Board President, The Sharing Place, Inc. (2008-2009) & Board Member (2006-2010);

Member, Utah Womens Forum Member;

Member, American Bankruptcy Insitutute;

Member, Utah Bankruptcy Lawyers’ Forum (Past Board member);

Member, Utah State Bar (Past-Chair, Bankruptcy Section) and Salt Lake Count Bar Assn.;

Member, Massachusetts State Bar

Categories: Bankruptcy Law, Business Law, Litigation