Joseph (“J. P.”) Hebert represents large creditors and other interested parties in significant workout, collection, foreclosure and bankruptcy matters in Louisiana and Texas. He served as a Chapter 7 panel trustee in the Western District of Louisiana. In situations primarily involving distressed or insolvent entities, J. P. provides advice regarding, and negotiates and litigates, business disputes, financing activities, buy-sell issues, takeovers, employment, and other contractual matters. Additionally, J. P. represents natural gas and crude oil pipeline companies, large industrial users of electricity and wholesale power generators in regulatory enforcement, rate-making and tariff issues. He has considerable experience working on electrical generation and chemical plant expansion projects.