Attorney Heather Macre's law practice encompasses commercial litigation, healthcare
law and bankruptcy.
focuses on representing debtors, who benefit from her experience in representing
secured and unsecured creditors in a number of complex, high-profile cases,
including the Phoenix Coyotes and Mortgages Ltd. bankruptcies. Her bankruptcy
experience includes Chapter 7, Chapter 11 and Chapter 13 bankruptcies, complex
bankruptcy motion practice, and bankruptcy-related litigation and appeals.
health care law practice, Heather
represents and advises physicians and medical groups in business, employment,
contractual and regulatory issues.
three-time Super Lawyers Rising Stars selectee
has served as an attorney and lobbyist for the Mental Health Unit for Maricopa
County's Office of the Public Advocate.
Very active in the community, Heather is a
publicly elected member of the
Arizona Conservation District Board of Directors (2013-2019). The CAWCD
board oversees the operations of the Central Arizona Project, a 336-mile system
of aqueducts, tunnels, pumping plans and pipelines that provides about 1.5
million acre-feet of Colorado River water per year to Pima, Pinal and Maricopa
Heather also serves as Professional Development Chair for
Phoenix Suns Charities 88, a group comprised of 88 professionals who work collectively to give back to the community through the philanthropic power of Phoenix Suns Charities.
Her recent community involvement also includes past service as an Arizona
Democratic Party State Committee member and a member of the board of directors
of NARAL Pro-Choice Arizona and Friends of the Sonoran Desert National Monument.
In recognition of her professional and civic activities, Heather was selected as a member of the Phoenix Business Journal's "Forty Under
Forty" Class of 2015.
Honors and Awards
Super Lawyers Rising Stars, 2014-2016
"40 Under 40," Class of 2015, Phoenix Business Journal
State Bar of Arizona
Arizona Bankruptcy American Inn of Court
Arizona Association of Health Care Lawyers
“All Things Exciting in the World of Bankruptcy Today!”
(faculty), State Bar of Arizona Annual Convention, June 2016
U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, 2008
U.S. District Court, District of Arizona, 2008
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida, 2006
More Bankruptcy Videos by Heather Macre
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Bankruptcy Is the Right Option
Steps Before Filing Bankruptcy
What Happens After You File Your Bankruptcy Petition?
Will Be Discharged in Bankruptcy?
Debts Are Not Dischargeable in Bankruptcy?
Property in Bankruptcy: What You Get to Keep