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Evan Atkinson


A resource for bankruptcy, corporate and finance matters

Evan Atkinson advises clients across many industries, including healthcare, hospitality, manufacturing, and financial services in corporate restructuring and complex disputes related to bankruptcy and creditors' rights issues, as well as in mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, and other strategic business transactions.

Evan has extensive experience in bankruptcy matters, including the representation of debtors, secured and unsecured creditors, patient care ombudsman, and perspective purchasers of estate assets in complex chapter 11 bankruptcy cases.

Prior to joining Waller, Evan gained valuable experience serving as a judicial clerk and judicial extern in the United States Bankruptcy Courts for the Western and Northern Districts of Texas, respectively.

Evan earned his undergraduate degree from American Military University while serving in the United States Army. Among other assignments during his nine years of service, Evan served as a Blackhawk doorgunner in Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom 07-09 and as a shop foreman of a maintenance platoon in Iraq during Operation New Dawn.

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  • Related Services
  • Education
    • J.D., cum laude, SMU Dedman School of Law, 2017
      • Editor-in-Chief, SMU Science and Technology Law Review
      • Barristers
      • American Bankruptcy Institute, Medal of Excellence
      • State Bar of Texas, Environmental and Natural Resources Law Section, Annual Student Note Award
    • B.A., American Military University, Psychology, 2014
      • Pi Gamma Mu Honor Society
  • Bar Admissions
    • Texas
  • Professional Involvement
    • Member, Austin Bar Association
    • Member, Austin Young Lawyers Association
    • Member, State Bar of Texas Bankruptcy Law Section Young Lawyers Committee
    • Member, The Honorable Larry E. Kelly Bankruptcy Inn of Court
    • Member, American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Community Involvement
    • Veterans Legal Assistance Program, Volunteer Attorney
    • University of Texas School of Law Duberstein Moot Court Team, Coach
    • 2020 Austin Under 40 Awards, Committee Member
    • Austin Sunshine Camps, Volunteer

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