Greta M. Brouphy

Greta M. Brouphy works primarily in the bankruptcy practice group of the firm and in the creditor and debtor rights area. Ms. Brouphy has experience in representing large, complex companies and small companies in bankruptcy.  Her experience includes representation of debtors, liquidating trustees, bondholders, unsecured creditors’ committees and plan agents in commercial bankruptcy and workout business cases in chapter 11 and chapter 7 bankruptcy proceedings. Ms. Brouphy also represents individual debtors in chapter 11 proceedings.  She has experience in representing both debtors and creditors in preference actions, fraudulent conveyance actions and claim objections. Ms. Brouphy has drafted and assisted clients in the preparation and provisions included in disclosure statements and plans of reorganizations.  Ms. Brouphy also has experience in representing liquidating agents and litigation agents post-confirmation in chapter 7, chapter 9, and chapter 11 proceedings.  Ms. Brouphy also has experience representing secured creditors in chapter 7 and chapter 13 proceedings.

Furthermore, Ms. Brouphy also has experience in the area of Louisiana succession law.  For clients, Ms. Brouphy drafts testamentary wills, living wills, and general and medical powers of attorney.  Ms. Brouphy completes succession proceedings through to judgments of possession as well as ancillary succession proceedings.

Additionally, Ms. Brouphy also has experience in drafting real estate leases.

Prior to receiving her law degree, she worked in the hospitality and tourism industries for six years in New Orleans.

Contact Ms. Brouphy at gbrouphy@hellerdraper.com

 

Professional Honors and Activities

  • Member– International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation; Secretary on the Board of Directors for 2015, Served on Board of Directors for community service for 2013 and 2014
  • Member– Louisiana and Federal Bar Associations
  • Recipient of several Honor Awards for Excellence for completed courses of study
  • Served on Board of Directors for the Young Lawyers Federal Bar Association

Admissions

  • Louisiana, 1999
  • Louisiana State and Federal Courts
  • U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • All Bankruptcy Courts of Louisiana
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Mississippi

Education

  • Loyola University School of Law, J.D., 1999
  • University of New Orleans, B.S., Accounting, 1990