Patricia B. Tomasco has joined the firm as a partner in the Houston office. Patty has more than 30 years of experience litigating corporate insolvency problems including workouts, distressed acquisitions and corporate reorganizations for both debtors and creditors in chapter 11 cases. Patty frequently represents clients in the energy and telecommunications industries and high-tech debtors in contentious and disputed restructurings. Patty serves as the chair of the Complex Case Committee for the Southern District of Texas and frequently lectures and writes on restructuring topics. Patty has been consistently ranked as a “Super Lawyer” by Super Lawyers and was named “Best Bankruptcy Attorney” by Austin Business Journal. She received her J.D. from South Texas College of Law Houston and her B.A. from Rice University.