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Jennifer L. Cree

Attorneys

Jennifer Larson Cree

Associate
302.467.4437
cree@lrclaw.com

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Practice Areas: Corporate Bankruptcy and Restructuring, Bankruptcy Litigation and Corporate Litigation

Jen concentrates her practice in the areas of Corporate Bankruptcy and Restructuring, Bankruptcy Litigation and Corporate Litigation.

Prior to joining Landis Rath & Cobb, Jen was an associate with a national law firm where her practice focused on Complex Commercial Litigation. Jen also served as the law clerk for The Honorable Ferris W. Wharton of the Delaware Superior Court and The Honorable Robert B. Coonin and The Honorable Arlene Minus Coppadge of Delaware Family Court. While in law school, Jen interned for The Honorable Mary F. Walrath in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. Jen graduated cum laude from Widener University School of Law (now Delaware Law School) in 2013. Jen is a 2007 graduate of University of Notre Dame where she earned a Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in Finance.

Jen is admitted to practice by the Supreme Court of Delaware, the United States District Court for the District of Delaware and the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. She is a member of the Delaware State Bar Association, Rodney Inn of Court, Delaware Bankruptcy Inn of Court, International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC) and is the chair of the American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division Law Practice Committee.

Jen’s recent representations include:

  • Representing 2 separate entities regarding an issue of first impression: whether a private commercial arbitration qualifies as a proceeding before a foreign or international tribunal for purposes of 28 U.S.C. § 1782. In two separate actions, the United States District Court for the District of Delaware granted each company’s ex parte application seeking discovery for use in a foreign private commercial arbitration pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1782.  In re: Application of Storag Etzel GmbH for an Order, Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1782, to Obtain Discovery for Use in a Foreign Proceeding, Case No.: 19-mc-00209-CFC (Del. District Court)In re: Application of EWE GASSPEICHER GmbH for an Order, Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1782, to Obtain Discovery for Use in a Foreign Proceeding, Case No.: 19-mc-109-RGA (Del. District Court).

Education

Widener University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2013
University of Notre Dame, B.B.A., 2007

Admissions to Practice

Delaware
Pennsylvania
U.S. District Court District of Delaware

Memberships & Associations

Delaware State Bar Association
Rodney Inn of Court
Delaware Bankruptcy Inn of Court
American Bar Association, Chair of the Young Lawyers Division Law Practice Committee
International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation

Awards

Best Lawyers® Ones to Watch 2022

Selected Representations

Chapter 11 Debtors:

Bertucci’s Holdings, Inc., et al.
Destination Maternity Corporation
Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc. (Special Counsel)
Pernix Sleep, Inc.
Welded Construction, L.P. (Special Counsel)

Official and Unofficial Committees:

Samuels Jewelers, Inc. (John J. Carney, as Examiner)

Significant Creditors, Lender and Other Parties in Interest:

Essar Steel Minnesota LLC and ESML Holdings, Inc. (Lender/ Litigation Party)
Mattress Firm, Inc. (Creditor)
Patriot National, Inc. (Lender)
TK Holdings, Inc. (Significant Creditor)
TPOP, LLC (Lender/Litigation Party)

Firm News
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Seven Landis Rath & Cobb Attorneys Recognized in 28th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©

DBCI: Kerri Mumford and Jen Cree on Third Circuit Confirms No Triangular Setoff Under 553 Exception: ‘Mutual’ Means Mutual

Jen Cree Begins 2020-21 ABA YLD Leadership Roles as District Rep, Business Law Committee Chair

Jennifer Cree Awarded “Star of the Quarter” by the ABA’s Young Lawyers Division

Jennifer Cree provides professional development guidance to fellow Young Lawyers in ABA’s Law Practice Today

Landis Rath & Cobb LLP Noted in Law360: Orexigen Says McKesson Can’t Nab $7M in Debt Setoff Fight

Landis Rath & Cobb Welcomes New Associate Jennifer Larson Cree