Annie Catmull

Phone: 713-338-2669
Fax: 713-955-9670

Annie Catmull has over 20 years' experience in bankruptcy and insolvency law.  She represents distressed companies, creditors, trustees, landlords, tenants, asset purchasers, and creditors' committees.  Her clients are in the energy (upstream, midstream, energy services), manufacturing, real estate, telecommunications, shipping, healthcare, and personal services sectors.  Much of her practice is litigation related to business reorganizations, including the prosecution and defense of preference and fraudulent transfer lawsuits.

Selected Reported Cases:
  • Windmill Run Assocs. [client] v. Fannie Mae [opposing party] (In re Windmill Run Assocs.), 2017 Bankr. LEXIS 303 (Bankr. S.D. Tex. Jan 31, 2017)
  • In re Windmill Run Assocs., 2016 Bankr. LEXIS 359 (Bankr. S.D. Tex. Feb. 4, 2016)
  • In re Mud King Prods. [client], 525 B.R. 43 (Bankr. S.D. Tex. 2015) [opposing party, National Oilwell Varco]
  • Schermerhorn v. Centurytel, Inc. (In re Skyport Global Communs., Inc. [client]), 2013 Bankr. LEXIS 3218 (Bankr. S.D. Tex. Aug. 7, 2013), aff'd, 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 4714 (5th Circ. Tex. Mar. 14, 2016) and 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 18412 (5th Cir. Tex. Oct 12, 2016)
  • In re Anloc, LLC [client], 487 B.R. 825, 2013 Bankr. LEXIS 257 (Bankr. S.D. Tex. 2013), aff'd, 574 Fed. Appx. 401 (5th Cir. Tex. 2014)
  • Baker Hughes Oilfield Operations, Inc. v. Union Bank of Cal., N.A. (In re Cornerstone E&P Co., L.P.) 436 B.R. 865 (Bankr. N.D. Tex. 2010)
  • Baker Hughes Oilfield Operations, inc. v. Union Bank of Cal., N.A. (In re Cornerstone E&P Co., L.P.) 436 B.R. 830 (Bankr. N.D. Tex. 2010)
  • Baker Hughes Oilfield Operations, Inc. v. Union Bank of Cal., N.A. (In re COrnerstone E&P Co., LP), 435 B.R. 390 (Bankr. N.D. Tex. 2010)
  • In re Presto (Enron Employee Committee v. Presto), 376 B.R. 554 (Bankr. S.D. Tex. 2007)
  • Adams v. Ameriquest Mortg. Co. (In re Adams), 307 B.R. 549 (Bankr. N.D. Tex. 2004)
  • Bruce v. CIT Group/Sales, 4:04-cv-00832, mem. op. (S.D. of Tex., Aug. 16, 2004)
  • Perez v. Bayou Credit Union, Case No. 02-03196, mem. op. (U.S. Bankr. Ct., S.D. of Texas, Aug. 20, 2002)
Professional Associations and Memberships
  • State Bar of Texas, Member
  • Houston Bar Association, Member
  • Moller/Foltz Inns of Court, Master of the Bench
Presentations, Publications, and Honors
The Arthur L. Moller - David B. Foltz, Jr. American Inn of Court
  • 2017-2018 President
  • 2015-2016 Vice President
  • 2014-2015 Secretary
2004, Texas Rising Stars List
  • No more than 2.5% of lawyers in the state are named to the list
  • Super Lawyers© is a registered trademark of Thomson Reuters
2004, State Bar of Texas Advanced Bankruptcy Planning Committee
  • Contributing Member
  • Authored and presented "The Honest Client" at the State Bar of Texas Advanced Consumer Bankruptcy Seminar
2003, State Bar of Texas Advanced Consumer Bankruptcy Seminar
  • Authored and presented "Dischargeability" at the Seminar
2002, Houston College of Law Bankruptcy Seminar
  • Authored "Involuntary Bankruptcies", presented at the Seminar
2000, University of Texas Annual Bankruptcy Conference
  • Co-authored "Strategic Motions in Bankruptcy", presented at the Conference
Bar Admissions
  • Texas, 1995
Court Admissions
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern, Northern, Eastern and Western District of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Education
  • University of Utah
  • Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Doctor of Jurisprudence, 1995
  • University of Houston
  • Houston, Texas 
  • Bachelor of Arts, History
  • U