Jessica K. Haskell

Contact
Tel | 414.276.5000
jessica.haskell@wilaw.com


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Bio

Education

  • University of Wisconsin Law School (magna cum laude)
  • University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (B.A., magna cum laude)

Jessica K. Haskell

Jessica is a member of the firm’s Banking, Receivership, and Creditors’ Rights Practice Group. She draws upon her experience clerking in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin to assist court-appointed receivers, secured and unsecured creditors, financial institutions, and corporations in a wide range of state and federal court matters.

Jessica Assists Clients With

  • State and federal court receiverships, including Chapter 128 proceedings
  • Complex bankruptcy proceedings
  • Post-judgment collection matters
  • Preference and fraudulent conveyance actions
  • Purchasing and selling assets of troubled businesses

Experience/Representative Client Work

  • Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable G. Michael Halfenger, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, 2017–2018


Professional Associations & Affiliations

  • State Bar of Wisconsin – Bankruptcy, Insolvency, and Creditors’ Rights Section
  • Milwaukee Bar Association
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Eastern District of Wisconsin Bar Association
  • International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation

Court Admissions

  • Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin


Awards/Distinctions

  • Note & Comment Editor, Wisconsin Law Review
  • University of Wisconsin Pro Bono Society Member
  • Turnaround Management Association Chicago/Midwest Chapter Student Intern Competition – First Place
  • University of Wisconsin Law School Best Brief Competition – Finalist


Articles/Presentations

  • Co-Presenter, “Vendors’ Rights in Bankruptcy,” O’Neil, Cannon, Hollman, DeJong & Laing S.C., December 2019
  • Co-Presenter, “Considerations Involving Involuntary Bankruptcy,” O’Neil, Cannon, Hollman, DeJong & Laing S.C., October 2019
  • Author, “United States Supreme Court Clarifies Standard on Sanctions for Violating Bankruptcy Discharge,” website article, June 2019


Community Involvement

  • City of Milwaukee Chief Election Inspector
  • Volunteer, Milwaukee Justice Center