January 9, 2013
Brian A. Audette has been promoted to partner in the Chicago office of law firm Perkins Coie. He is a member of the financial transactions and restructuring practice. His practice involves representing lenders, creditors, trustees, assignees for the benefit of creditors, and debtors in chapter 7 liquidation proceedings, chapter 11 reorganization proceedings, state court foreclosure actions, and out of court restructurings and liquidations. Audette also litigates commercial disputes in state, federal and bankruptcy courts around the country. He serves on the private panel of chapter 7 trustees maintained by the Office of the United States Trustee for the Northern District of Illinois.