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Chris Bailey focuses his practice on bankruptcy and restructuring.

Ranked among the top firms in Texas for Bankruptcy/Restructuring in Chambers USA 2019 by Chambers and Partners

National tier-one ranking in Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law in “Best Law Firms” 2019 by U.S. News-Best Lawyers®

Prior Employment

  • Judicial Intern, United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, Dallas, 2017
  • Judicial Clerk, The Honorable Martin Hoffman, 68th Civil District Court, Dallas, 2016
  • English Environment Coordinator, Education First, Beijing, China, 2012-2015

Education & Admissions


  • J.D., 2018, summa cum laude, SMU Dedman School of Law, Staff Editor, Corporate Counsel Symposium Editor, SMU Law Review; Academic Mentor; Criminal Law Society
  • B.B.A., 2011, University of North Texas


  • Texas