Michael Anthony Shaw

Michael Anthony Shaw: Attorney with Jones Walker LLP
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  • Tony Shaw is a partner in the firm's Business & Commercial Litigation Practice Group and practices from the firm's Mobile office. Mr. Shaw represents clients in state and federal courts in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, and Texas. His practices focuses on commercial litigation, creditor's rights, post-judgment collections, and lender liability. He handles all aspects of creditor's rights work for financial institutions and investors including litigation, alternative dispute resolution, workouts, note sales, modifications, and post-judgment collections. Mr. Shaw has assisted clients with the recovery of several hundred million dollars in assets and helped strengthen the balance sheet of banks and other investors across the Gulf South. Additionally, Mr. Shaw has significant court room experience having successfully tried dozens of cases, including bench and jury trials in both state and federal courts.
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Biography

Tony Shaw is a partner in the firm's Business & Commercial Litigation Practice Group and is a member of the firm’s Banking and Creditor Rights Team. He practices from the firm's Mobile office. For over 15 years, Mr. Shaw has represented a variety of businesses, from manufacturers and insurers to financial institutions, in workouts, litigation, trials, and arbitration. He primarily represents banks and private lenders.

Mr. Shaw has many years of litigation experience in bankruptcy and creditor rights matters and has argued and tried several dozen cases to verdict, before bench and jury, before various courts in the United States including courts in Alabama, Florida, and New Jersey. He currently represents the Chapter 7 Trustee in In re: Atherotech, Inc., one of the largest bankruptcy cases ever filed in the state of Alabama.

Mr. Shaw handles a wide range of bankruptcy and creditor rights matter, including workouts, fraudulent conveyance actions, alter-ego claims, corporate veil piercing, and post-judgment collections. He is licensed in, and regularly represents clients in state and federal courts in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Tennessee, New York, and Texas. Mr. Shaw has assisted clients with the recovery of several hundred million dollars in assets. He has obtained several six-figure, seven-figure, and eight-figure judgments or settlements for creditors throughout the country, including Alabama. He routinely counsels clients concerning workouts and loan restructuring and advises creditors in Chapter 7, 11, and 13 bankruptcy proceedings regarding preference actions, administrative expenses, executory contracts, and the automatic stay.

In addition to his litigation and restructuring practice, Mr. Shaw also has an extensive appellate practice. He has represented clients before the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, bankruptcy court appeals to district court, Alabama Supreme Court, Georgia Supreme Court, Mississippi Supreme Court, Alabama Court of Civil Appeals, Court of Appeals of Georgia, and the Florida District Courts of Appeal for the First, Second, Third and Fifth Districts.

Mr. Shaw also has extensive experience involving the Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act (“PACA”) and its effects on produce debtors and produce creditors. In addition to counselling and representing clients in the handling of PACA issues, he has been published in a national journal on the subject ( Producing Inefficiency: The Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act Engage: The Journal of the Federalist Society Practice Groups, January 2003), and has been interviewed and quoted on the subject by Al.com .

Mr. Shaw is a regular speaker on bankruptcy and creditors rights issues.

Noteworthy

•Named a Rising Star in the area of Business Litigation in the 2011 edition of Alabama Super Lawyers

News

•Jones Walker Mobile, Alabama Office Relocates
•Jones Walker Announces New Board of Directors Members and Partners
•Shaw Quoted in Article on al.com
•Shaw to Speak at IMN Conference
•Attorneys Named to Alabama Super Lawyers 2011
•Jones Walker Adds Two Attorneys in Alabama

Presentations

• Collecting/Enforcing Judgments: Setting Recovery Goals and How to Get There , June 28, 2012
•Construction Law: From A to Z, November 1, 2008
•Managing Construction Projects, July 1, 2008
•Managing Complex Construction Law Issues, October 1, 2007

Publications

• Double Trouble: Why the Alabama Supreme Court Should Adopt the Majority Rule Proscribing Negligent Entrustment Claims Against an Employer when Agency of Driver is Uncontested
Alabama Defense Lawyers Association Journal, October 2006
• Punitive Damage Awards: Staying the Execution to Protect your Client's Constitutional Rights
Alabama Defense Lawyers Association Journal, November 2005
• State Farm v. Campbell: The Noose is Finally Tightening Around Outrageous Punitive Damage Awards
Alabama Defense Lawyers Association Journal, October 2003
• Producing Inefficiency: The Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act
Engage: The Journal of the Federalist Society Practice Groups, January 2003

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Appellate Litigation
  • Asset Recovery and Creditors' Rights
  • Banking & Financial Services Litigation
  • Bankruptcy, Restructuring & Creditors'-Debtors' Rights
  • Business & Commercial Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
251.439.7591  Phone
251.431.9406  Fax
www.joneswalker.com
University Attended:
The Citadel, B.S., cum laude, Honors Program Graduate, Citadel Scholar, Kappa Delta Pi, Phi Alpha Theta, 1999
Law School Attended:
Boston College School of Law, J.D., 2002
Year of First admission:
2002
Admission:
2002, Alabama; W.D. Tex.; 2005, Florida; 2011, Georgia; 2012, Texas; 2013, Tennessee; 2015, New York; 5th Cir.; 11th Cir.; M.D. Ala.; M.D. Fla.; N.D. Ala.; N.D. Fla.; N.D. Miss.; S.D. Ala.; S.D. Fla.; S.D. Miss.; 2004, Mississippi
Memberships:

Memberships

•Alabama State Bar
•Alabama Defense Lawyers Association
•Autism Society of Alabama (Vice-President, Junior Board of Mobile)
•Baldwin County Bar Association
•Defense Research Institute (Construction Committee)
•Mobile County Bar Association
•State Bar of Georgia
•State Bar of Texas
•The Florida Bar
•The Mississippi Bar

ISLN:
921542245

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