Shannon D. Humiston
B.A., University of Delaware, with honors (2008)
J.D., Villanova University School of Law (2012)
- District of Delaware
Shannon Dougherty Humiston is an associate at Gellert Scali Busenkell & Brown, LLC focusing on civil litigation and bankruptcy matters. Shannon has substantial civil litigation experience in all levels of Courts in Delaware, including the Delaware Court of Chancery. Among other matters, Shannon litigates contract disputes, mortgage foreclosure actions, and cases involving homeowners associations. Shannon also has experience representing clients in all aspects of bankruptcy, including debtors, creditors, trustees, fee committees and parties to adversary proceedings. Shannon focuses on swift and effective representations responsive to her clients’ needs. Additionally, Shannon volunteers with the Office of the Child Advocate.
Numerous Chapter 11 Debtors in Wilmington, Delaware and other jurisdictions, including Energy Future Holdings, Corp. Counsel to Fee Examiner, including In re Cal Dive International, Inc., et al.
Trustees in numerous chapter 7 cases, including Bake-Line Group, LLC and Gigabeam Acquisition Corp. Creditors, including landlords in In re RS Legacy Corporation fka RadioShack Corporation
Plaintiffs and Defendants in numerous adversary proceedings, including preference, avoidance and turnover actions
Contract Disputes, including enforcement and avoidance
Confessions of Judgment, on behalf of both Plaintiffs and Defendants
Landlord and Tenant disputes
Shareholder Class Action Lawsuits
Claims on behalf of and against Home Owners Associations
- Delaware Bankruptcy American Inn of Court
- Delaware State Bar Association
- Office of the Child Advocate
- Unusually Common Conundrum: PUCC Article 3 in Foreclosure Proceedings, co-author, New Matter (published by the Chester County Bar Association), 2014.
- Enslaved by Words: Legalities and Limitations of ‘Post-Racial’ Language, research assistant, Michigan State Law Review, 2011.