Caitlyn N. Wells (Associate)

Ms. Wells represents clients in areas of consumer litigation involving automatic stay and discharge violations, contested bankruptcy matters, FDCPA and TDCA violations, and mortgage disputes. She has also represented consumers in state court debt defense litigation and debt settlement, and clients in all phases of Chapter 7 bankruptcy proceedings.

Admissions

  • State Bar of Texas
  • Northern District of Texas
  • Eastern District of Texas
  • Southern District of Texas

Education

  • Texas Tech University School of Law, J. D. Magna Cum Laude 2009, Lubbock, TX
    • Aggie Bar Association
    • Phi Delta Phi
    • Regent’s Scholarship Recipient (renewed for 2007-2008 and 2008-2009)
    • CALI Award in Public International Law
    • Jurisprudence Award in Income Taxation and Land Use Planning
    • Certificate of Excellence in Legal Research
    • Dean’s List Fall 2007, Spring 2008, Fall 2008, and Spring 2009
  • Texas A&M University, B. S. Magna Cum Laude (Psychology) 2006, College Station, TX

Professional Associations

  • Former Young Lawyer’s Committee of State Bar of Texas Bankruptcy Section, Communications Co-Chair
  • Dallas Bar Association, Member
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Association of Young Bankruptcy Lawyers, Member

Notable Opinions

  • Bibolotti v. American Home Mortgage Servicing, Inc., 2013 WL 2147949 (E.D. Tex. May 15, 2013)
  • In re Hammond, 2014 WL 2761260 (Bankr. N.D. Tex. June 18, 2014)
  • Bruner-Halteman v. Educational Credit Management Corporation (In re Bruner-Halteman), 2016 WL 1427085 (Bankr. N.D. Tex. April 8, 2016)
  • Lopez v. Portfolio Recovery Associates, LLC (In re Lopez), 570 B.R. 84 (Bankr. S.D. Tex. 2017)