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  • Cara J. Alday Partner
  • Phone: 423-266-7327

    Fax: 423-267-5032

    Email: Cara J. Alday ›

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Cara’s practice concentrates on bankruptcy law, commercial litigation and commercial transactions. In her bankruptcy practice, Cara has represented corporate debtors, bankruptcy trustees and creditors, has handled a multi-million dollar Ponzi scheme case and several complex business reorganizations. She practices in both state and federal courts. Cara handles complex commercial litigation cases, complex commercial transactions for financial institutions, corporate and individual clients. She has been a member of the Board of Directors of the MidSouth Commercial Law Institute and previously served on the Hearing Panel of Tennessee Board of Professional Responsibility.

Practice areas
  • Commercial law
  • Commercial litigation
  • Employment law
  • Bankruptcy law
  • Construction
  • Tennessee, 1988
  • Georgia, 1991
  • J.D., University of Tennessee, 1988
  • B.S., University of Tennessee, 1985
  • Phi Alpha Delta. Judicial Clerk, Honorable Howell N. Peoples and Honorable R. Vann Owens, Hamilton County Chancery Court.
Professional associations
  • Chattanooga Bar Association
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of Georgia
Civic and Charitable Activities
  • Board of Directors of Chattanooga Women´s Leadership Institute, Board of Directors of ReStart, former Board member of American Heart Association, Chattanooga Area Urban
  • League, Orange Grove Center, Inc., MidSouth Commercial Law Institute, Chattanooga Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, former Board Member and President of Friends of the Festival, Inc.
Professional Memberships
  • Chattanooga, Tennessee and American Bar Associations; State Bar of Georgia.