Denise D. Dell-Powell has more than 25 years of experience in bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, and distressed property including CMBS foreclosures, workouts and bankruptcy matters. She has represented secured and unsecured creditors, debtors, Chapter 11 Trustees, Chapter 7 Trustees and unsecured creditors’ committees. Her career also includes representation in the hospitality, restaurant, healthcare and agricultural industries.
In Dell-Powell’s business litigation practice, she has represented parties in federal and state court and has experience trying both jury and non-jury trials. Her litigation practice involves representing clients in a broad range of matters, including those involving real estate, mortgage foreclosure, receiverships, lender liability, commercial evictions, partnership disputes and other real estate based litigation.
Dell-Powell’s legal skills and experience in bankruptcy law earned her the distinction of being one of only 900 Fellows nationwide elected to the prestigious American College of Bankruptcy. She is recognized as a leading practitioner in her field in numerous publications including Chambers USA, The Best Lawyers in America, Florida Trend’s Legal Elite, and Florida Super Lawyers.
Dell-Powell is a frequent lecturer, presenter and author on bankruptcy, restructuring and related issues. She has presented at conferences and seminars sponsored by the American Bar Association, American Bankruptcy Institute, Trigild, The Florida Bar, The Bankruptcy / UCC Section of The Florida Bar, the Florida Bankers Association, the Jacksonville Bankruptcy Bar Association, the Central Florida Bankruptcy Law Association and Lorman Education Series.