Rory Whelehan is the Practice Group Leader for Womble Carlyle’s Bankruptcy and Creditors’ Rights group. He concentrates his practice primarily on chapter 11 cases and assorted bankruptcy litigation matters as well as out-of-court workouts and debt restructurings. Mr. Whelehan has represented all major constituents in chapter 11 cases, including secured creditors, debtors, creditor committees, trade creditors, and equity security holders. He appears regularly in bankruptcy courts throughout North Carolina (Charlotte, Raleigh, Greensboro, Winston-Salem, Durham and Asheville) and South Carolina (Charleston, Columbia and Spartanburg). In addition, Mr. Whelehan has appeared in cases pending in New York, Wilmington, Atlanta, Dallas, and Tampa.