Todd Meyers is Chair of Kilpatrick Townsend's Bankruptcy & Financial Restructuring team. He focuses his practice on bankruptcy and insolvency matters and represents committees, trade creditors, indenture trustees, secured lenders, buyers, and debtors in both workouts and bankruptcy proceedings.

While in law school, he served as executive articles editor of the Bankruptcy Developments Journal. He was the 1991 Emory Tax Scholar.

Mr. Meyers has been listed in Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business every year since 2006 for Bankruptcy/Restructuring Law and he is listed in the 2017 and the four immediately preceding editions as Band 1 for Bankruptcy/Restructuring Law. He was recognized by the Legal 500 US for Bankruptcy Law in 2009, for Corporate Restructuring in 2015 and the four years immediately preceding, and as a "Leading Lawyer" for Corporate Restructuring in 2013. Mr. Meyers was recognized by The Best Lawyers in America® in 2014 and 2015 in the areas of Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, and again in 2016, 2017 and 2018 in the areas of Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law and Bankruptcy Litigation. He has been named numerous times to the "Legal Elite" list for Bankruptcy & Creditors' Rights by Georgia Trend magazine, most recently in 2016. He has also been named for several years as a Georgia "Super Lawyer" for Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights by Super Lawyers magazine, most recently in 2016 and 2017 for Business Bankruptcy. In 2014, Mr. Meyers was named one of the 40 Masters of the Bench of the W. Homer Drake Jr. Georgia Bankruptcy American Inn of Court. He is AV® rated by Martindale-Hubbell.*

*CV, BV, and AV are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedure's standards and policies.

Professional & Community Activities

W. Homer Drake Jr., Georgia Bankruptcy American Inn of Court, Masters of the Bench, Executive Committee

American Bankruptcy Institute, Member

American Bar Association, Member

American Bar Association, Subcommittee on Financial Institution Insolvency Legislation, Member 

Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Advisors, Member

Turnaround Management Association, Member

Atlanta Bar Association, Bankruptcy Law Section, Member

Emory University's Board of Visitors, Past Member

State Bar of Georgia, Bankruptcy Law Section, Member

Education

  • Emory University, J.D. (1991)
    with honors, Order of the Coif
  • Indiana University, B.S., Accounting (1988)

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia (1991)
  • New York (2017)

Who We Are

What fully engaged means to me:

Fully engaged means being responsive to clients and other firm personnel - 24/7.

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Todd C. Meyers

Experience Highlights

In re Innkeepers USA Trust, et al.
Represented lender owed in excess of $100 million in cases filed by real estate investment trust and its affiliates. In this capacity, together with more
In re Galey & Lord
Represented creditors' committee and then Chapter 7 trustee for Galey & Lord Inc. in connection with the sale of companies more
In re Energy XXI Ltd, et al.
Represented an indenture trustee for approximately $1 billion in unsecured debt instruments in cases involving a publicly traded oil and natural gas more
In re Hospital Damas, Inc.

Represented the creditors’ committee in Chapter 11 proceedings pending in the Bankruptcy Court for the District of Puerto Rico. Hospital Damas, more