Amy Denton Harris specializes in the representation of debtors, assignors, committees, creditors, trustees, assignees, purchasers, and other parties in bankruptcy cases, assignments for the benefit of creditors, and out of court workouts. She is also active in the firm’s representation of parties in commercial litigation in state and federal court including litigation involving directors and officers. She has been particularly active in the representation of real estate developers and home builders, medical practices and physicians, agribusinesses, and independent and franchised restaurant chains and other food service companies.
Amy Denton Harris joined Stichter, Riedel, Blain, & Postler P.A. in March of 2003 and became a shareholder in 2010. Mrs. Harris received her J.D. with honors in 2002 from the University of Florida. While in law school, Ms. Harris interned for The Honorable Paul M. Glenn and The Honorable Michael G. Williamson, Bankruptcy Judges, Middle District of Florida. She is past Chair of the Accounting Circle Board at the University of South Florida.
Ms. Harris has been appointed by the Office of the United States Trustee to serve as a Subchapter V Trustee in small business cases filed under the Small Business Reorganization Act of 2019. The legislative purpose of the SBRA is to provide a fast track for small businesses to confirm a consensual plan with the assistance of a private trustee.