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Doneen Douglas Jones

Doneen Douglas Jones

Shareholder/Director

In her bankruptcy practice, Doneen Jones primarily represents creditors and trustees in reorganizations, both large and small. Her expertise includes commercial mortgage foreclosures, mechanics and materialmen’s lien foreclosures, and lender liability defense. Jones also has a strong emphasis on commercial litigation (specifically oil and gas litigation) and commercial and transactional matters, as well as loan documentation and restructure and informal workouts of commercial loans. In addition, Jones represents lessors of commercial shopping centers and malls in lease disputes and eviction proceedings.

In 2014, Jones served as president of the Ruth Bader Ginsburg American Inn of Court.

Education

  • Juris Doctor (The University of Oklahoma, 1981)
  • Bachelor of Science (The University of Oklahoma, 1972)

Professional Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Oklahoma Bar Association
  • Oklahoma County Bar Association
    • Bankruptcy Section
    • Law-Related Education
  • Ruth Bader Ginsburg American Inn of Court
    • President, 2014
    • President’s Award, 2013
    • John Shipp Award for Professionalism, 2012
    • Outstanding Committee Chair, 2011

Awards & Honors

  • The Best Lawyers in America, 2009-2019
    • Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law
    • Commercial Litigation
  • Super Lawyers, 2010-2014

Representative Matters

Jones has represented creditors in the following bankruptcy cases:

  • Enron Corporation, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York
  • Farmland Industries, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Missouri
  • SemCrude L.P., U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware
  • Moore Medical Center LLC, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Oklahoma
  • TSG Inc., U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma
  • VTA Oklahoma City LLC, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Oklahoma
  • Crusader Energy Group Inc., et al., U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • GMX Resources Inc., et al., U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Oklahoma
  • Pauls Valley Community Hospital, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Oklahoma

Speaking Engagements

  • "New Kids on the Block and Other Recent Bankruptcy Phenomena” (2009)
  • “New Kid on the Block: 20 Day Administrative Claims, 11 U.S.C. § 503(b)(9)” (2008)
  • “Oh Bankruptcy! Recent Developments in Bankruptcy in the United States Supreme Court and the Tenth Circuit” (2008)
  • “Do You Still Need Me Will You Still Feed Me When You’re in 11 or Critical Vendors/Doctrine of Necessity” (2003)