Margaret (Peg) M. Anderson
Peg Anderson is a capital partner, who co-chairs the firm's Bankruptcy, Restructuring and Creditors’ Rights Group. She has represented secured and unsecured creditors in bankruptcy cases and out-of-court restructurings throughout the country. Her clients include numerous lending institutions. Peg has experience advising buyers and sellers of assets of troubled companies. She also represents bankruptcy trustees, debtors and assignees for the benefit of creditors.
In addition, Peg has extensive experience advising insurance companies in bankruptcy cases, frequently representing insurance companies in the collection of premium, deductibles, and other amounts owed to them by insolvent companies. She also counsels insurers with respect to the handling of covered claims when their insureds are in bankruptcy.
Since 2010, Peg has been selected to the list of Illinois Super Lawyers. In 2013 and 2012, she was also listed among the Illinois Super Lawyers Top 50 Women. Her selection was published in Chicago Magazine. Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a patented multiphase selection process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with third party research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Only five percent of lawyers in Illinois are selected for inclusion to the Illinois Super Lawyers list, and are made on an annual, state-by-state basis.
Peg received a B.A. in accounting, maxima cum laude, from Loras College and her J.D. from Yale Law School. Prior to joining FSLC, she was a partner at Locke Lord Bissell & Liddell, LLP. She is admitted to practice in Illinois and Texas.