MARK C. TAYLOR, is a partner at Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis LLP in Austin, Texas. He focuses his practice on bankruptcy, creditors’ rights and complex commercial litigation and brings a personal commitment to the clients he represents. His experience spans a wide range of industries – from real estate and construction to financial services, energy and manufacturing. Mr. Taylor served for several years on the Western District of Texas Bankruptcy Court Liaison Committee, and he is the former president of the Austin Bankruptcy Lawyers’ Association where he served for many years as a council member. Mr. Taylor regularly represents creditors, debtors, committees and appointed trustees in complex bankruptcy cases and adversary proceedings. He also speaks and writes extensively on bankruptcy issues and bankruptcy-litigation topics and represents clients in state and federal court in all types of commercial litigation matters. Mr. Taylor received his B.A. from Rice University in 1984, and his J.D. from the University of Texas School of Law in 1987 and has been recognized in Super Lawyers in the area of business bankruptcy law since 2012.