Michelle E. Shriro brings a practical, results-oriented approach to her bankruptcy and business reorganization practice. Michelle concentrates her practice on representing both creditors and debtors in reorganization as well as litigation matters in Bankruptcy Court. Michelle also advises potential purchasers of assets owned by companies in bankruptcy and represents trustees in liquidating assets and pursuing recovering through litigation.
Michelle has a particular expertise in representing landlords when tenants file for bankruptcy protection. Michelle has represented commercial landlords in some of the largest national retail and restaurant Chapter 11 cases including Tailored Brands, Tuesday Morning, Chuck E. Cheese, GNC, Francesca’s and Beauty Brands. Michelle has also assisted commercial landlords with office, industrial and warehouse properties.
Prior to joining Singer & Levick, Michelle served as a judicial law clerk of the Honorable Robert C. McGuire, former Chief Judge of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas. Michelle received her J.D. from Southern Methodist University in 1988 and her B.B.A. from the University of Texas in 1985. Michelle is admitted to the Texas and Delaware State Bars, as well as the United States District Courts for the Western, Eastern, Northern and Southern Districts of Texas. She is a member of the John C. Ford American Inn of Court and has an AV rating from the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory.
Michelle has been listed in the Best Lawyers in America every year since 2018. Previously, Michelle was one of only 135 women attorneys in Dallas to be recognized as one of the Best Women Lawyers in Dallas by D Magazine.