Press Release

McNutt Law Group, LLP to Focus on Insolvency and Litigation

Firm adds associates anticipating resurgence of insolvency work

San Francisco, December 3, 2007 - The law firm of McNutt & Litteneker, LLP announced today that it has changed its name to McNutt Law Group, LLP. The firm, which added partner Michael Sweet earlier in the year, also announced the addition of two new associates, Douglas C. Graham and Marianne M. Dickson. John F. Sullivan has also joined the Firm as of counsel. 

Former named partner Rebecca Litteneker has decided to redefine her career and has changed her status to Of Counsel. She will continue to serve on the State Bar's Insolvency Law Committee and co-chair the Northern California Network of the International Women's Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation. Ms. Litteneker will also pursue non-legal interests such as her board service on the Spence Farm Foundation, working to preserve and green Midwest family farms.

Scott McNutt commented: "I’m going to miss Rebecca's day-to-day support and counsel as my partner. We built the firm together for nearly eight years. This is a great time for the firm. During the past year we’ve diversified our practice to add significant capability in the areas of commercial litigation and employment law, as well as strengthening our insolvency litigation group. We definitely expect the insolvency practice to start heating up again given the current state of the credit markets. I’m very excited about the new team and our prospects for the future.” 

Douglas C. Graham practices in the area of general civil and business litigation, as well as employment law. He has litigated cases involving discrimination, retaliation, wrongful discharge, and harassment. He received his J.D. from Fordham University School of Law in 2001. Marianne Dickson practices in the area of commercial bankruptcy. Prior to joining McNutt & Litteneker she was a judicial extern for the Honorable Arthur S. Weissbrodt of the United States Bankruptcy Court, Northern California Division. She received her J.D. from University of San Francisco School of Law in 2006. John Sullivan practices in the areas of commercial transactions bankruptcy and commercial litigation. He received his J.D. from the University of Chicago in 1991.

The McNutt Law Group LLP practices insolvency and commercial litigation. We concentrate our insolvency practice on the representation of debtors, committees, trustees, and post-confirmation entities in commercial bankruptcy. MLG also provides advice in the acquisition and sale of assets through bankruptcy. Our litigation group focuses on engagements in general civil litigation matters, including complex commercial litigation, employment law, election law, and litigation that arises out of our insolvency representations. For more information visit

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Scott McNutt
McNutt Law Group, LLP
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