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Bridget A. Franklin

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Bridget serves as co-chair of the Business Restructuring, Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Group. In her commercial law practice, she represents debtors, creditors, and creditors' committees in numerous federal and state-court reorganization, liquidation, and insolvency proceedings. She advises clients on various commercial disputes and collection matters. She also negotiates commercial agreements, including supply agreements, security agreements, financing agreements, and terms and conditions. In her insurance litigation practice, Bridget has experience representing and advising clients in insurance recovery actions as well as in title insurance disputes.

  • Biography

    Bridget serves as co-chair of the Business Restructuring, Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Group. In her commercial law practice, she represents debtors, creditors, and creditors' committees in numerous federal and state-court reorganization, liquidation, and insolvency proceedings. She advises clients on various commercial disputes and collection matters. She also negotiates commercial agreements, including supply agreements, security agreements, financing agreements, and terms and conditions. In her insurance litigation practice, Bridget has experience representing and advising clients in insurance recovery actions as well as in title insurance disputes.

  • Professional & Civic Activities
    • Northeast Ohio Network International Women's Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC), Chair, 2019
    • Federal Bar Association, Member
    • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, Member
    • Akron Bar Association, Member
    • Ohio State Bar Association, Member
    • Turnaround Management Association, Board Member
    • AmeriCorps, Former Member
  • Articles & Presentations
    • "D & UH-OH: Deepening Insolvency May be a Prior Wrongful Act, Barring Claims for Post-Policy Fraudulent Transfers," Insurance Recovery, Your Coverage Advisor Vol XVI, Brouse McDowell Newsletter  (Summer 2017)
    • "Is Coverage Hiding in Your Insured Contracts?" The Insurance Coverage Law Bulletin, Volume 15, Number 2 (March 2016)
    • "Not for Lack of Trying, Insurers Cannot Escape Certain Liability when an Insured Files Bankruptcy," Insurance Coverage Counselor, Brouse McDowell Blog  (March 2, 2016)
    • "Don’t Let Insolvency Scare You: Navigating the London Claims Process for OIC and L&O," Insurance Recovery, Your Coverage Advisor Vol XI, Brouse McDowell Newsletter (Spring 2016)
  • Distinctions
    • Rising Star through a peer- and achievement-based review conducted by the research team at Super Lawyers, a service of Thomson Reuters legal division — 2013