Sullivan Hill is pleased to announce that Shareholder Jim P. Hill is selected as one of The Daily Transcript’s “50 Influential Leaders” in the San Diego business community for 2018.
A founding member of the firm, member of its Executive Committee and chair of its Insolvency and Commercial Bankruptcy practice group, Mr. Hill practices primarily in the areas of bankruptcy, insolvency and commercial law. His bankruptcy experience includes representation of creditors, bankruptcy trustees and select bankruptcy debtors in Chapter 11 business reorganization cases, and he has served as a court-appointed examiner and mediator. He also works regularly with clients on asset sales and acquisitions, on state and federal court receivership cases, and on business workouts, restructuring and dissolution matters, among other commercial law matters.
Mr. Hill is the inaugural Chair of the Board of Representatives of the California Lawyers Association (CLA), which launched in January 2018, representing nearly 100,000 current California attorneys and other members of its 16 Sections and the California Young Lawyers Association. Mr. Hill also serves on the CLA Board as the representative of the CLA’s Business Law Section (BLS) of which he formerly served as the BLS Chair, following his service as Co-Chair of the BLS Insolvency Law Committee.
The CLA is holding its first Annual Meeting in San Diego, California on September 14-15 at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina (Harbor Island) at which all of the CLA Sections and their leaders will gather with more than 500 other legal professionals enjoying educational programs, networking events, keynote lectures and a joint swearing in ceremony conducted by California Supreme Court Chief Justice Cantil-Sakauye for new leaders of both the CLA and the California Judges Association.
Every year the Daily Transcript bestows the “Top Influential” title on 50 leaders in the community who have made an impact on the industry sectors that keep San Diego’s economic engine running. Industries include real estate, construction, technology and biotechnology, business and consumer services, finance and law.
Sullivan Hill has provided efficient, aggressive and responsive legal representation to the San Diego legal community and beyond for more than 50 years. The firm provides full service representation to clients in a variety of industries with an emphasis in business and commercial law, insolvency and restructuring, construction disputes, insurance coverage, real estate transactions and financing, business disputes, civil litigation, and transactional work. The firm has offices in San Diego and Las Vegas.