Amanda Pennington Prugh


Amanda Pennington
Amanda Pennington Prugh is counsel in Weil’s Litigation Department, where she focuses her practice on complex commercial litigation, including claims for breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, deceptive trade practices, unfair competition, misappropriation and theft of trade secrets, business fraud, and negligence in state, federal, and alternative dispute resolution tribunals. Ms. Prugh’s practice also includes representation of debtors and creditors in bankruptcy-related litigation in domestic and international corporate restructurings.

Ms. Prugh’s involvement in Weil’s debtor representations, including in contested litigation matters surrounding chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings, confirmation, and emergence has included:

  • Sears Holdings, a prominent global retailer
  • CHC Group Ltd., a global helicopter services company that provides transportation to offshore oil and gas platforms
  • Kingfisher Midstream, LLC, a midstream oil and gas services business with substantial gas processing, crude oil gathering and storage, and produced water gathering and disposal assets in the Anadarko Basin in Oklahoma
  • Central Grocers, a Midwest grocery store chain
  • CTI Foods, a food industry supplier
  • DAK Americas LLC, a subsidiary of Alfa S.A.B. de C.V., a Mexican public company, in connection with the chapter 11 cases of Mossi & Ghisolfi S.p.A. and its subsidiaries in Delaware
  • Azure Midstream Partners, a midstream energy company offering natural gas gathering & processing and crude oil logistics services
  • Paragon Offshore, a global provider of offshore oil drilling rigs

Ms. Prugh was named to D Magazine’s “Best Lawyers Under 40” list in 2020 and 2021, which honors up-and-coming attorneys who principally practice in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. She also was selected as a Texas Rising Star by Super Lawyers* in 2020.

Ms. Prugh received her J.D. from The University of Oklahoma College of Law, where she graduated first in her class and was Assistant Managing Editor for the Oklahoma Law Review.

*Super Lawyers recognition is a Thomson Reuters service.

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