Focusing on commercial litigation and subrogation matters across multiple industries, Ms. Jain has experience representing insurance companies, business enterprises large and small, and financial institutions.  Including both the defense and prosecution of claims, her practice ranges across the United States in both state and federal court and includes cross-border disputes. Ms. Jain represents clients in transportation, energy, wildfire, real property, probate and business divorce or dissolution cases and provides her clients with successful results while working to minimize expense. In addition, Ms. Jain provides estate planning services.

Ms. Jain's bankruptcy practice centers upon the representation of clients in commercial bankruptcy and restructuring matters both in and out of court.  Ms. Jain's clients include Fortune 500 companies, nationwide banking institutions, trusts, creditors' committees, trustees, debtors-in-possession, and business creditors.  In her bankruptcy and restructuring cases, Ms. Jain's practice involved substantial and varied commercial litigation, including the prosecution of directors and officers' liability claims, contractual disputes, fraudulent conveyances, and preference actions.

Ms. Jain has owned and operated multiple successful business enterprises and provides her clients experienced insight and support with regard to business formation, financing and operations.

Bar Admissions

  • Texas

  • Alabama

  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

  • United States District and Bankruptcy Courts for the Eastern, Northern, Western and Southern Districts of Texas

  • United States District and Bankruptcy Courts for the Northern and Middle Districts of Alabama

Professional History

  • Skierski Jain PLLC, Founder/Managing Member

  • Law Offices of Kristin H. Jain, PLLC, Founder/Managing Member

  • Gordon Rees LLP, Of Counsel

  • Baker McKenzie, Associate

  • Andrews & Kurth LLP, Associate

  • Law Offices of Marion F. Walker & Associates, L.L.P., Associate


  • J.D., Tulane University School of Law, 1997, Cum Laude

  • B.S., Northwestern University, 1994

Representative Clients

  • Represented insurance companies and their subrogation agents in litigation to recover from at-fault parties across the nation and across borders.

  • Represented creditors' committees, liquidating trustee, debtors-in-possession, secured creditors, and unsecured creditors in various Chapter 11 cases across the nation and across borders. The cases ranged in size up to $1 billion in assets. Industries included transportation, manufacturing, airlines, energy, grocery supply, telecommunications, and healthcare.

  • Represented purchasers, including stalking horse bidders, in asset and going concern sales in various industries, including manufacturing and airlines. Asset values ranged from tens of thousands of dollars to over $1 billion.

  • Represented Chapter 7 trustee in the liquidation of a nationwide transportation and logistics company.

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, Texas Bar Association, Bankruptcy, Litigation and Women in Law Sections.

  • Member, Alabama Bar Association

  • Member, Dallas Bar Association, Bankruptcy & Commercial Law Section

  • Member, American Bankruptcy Institute

  • Member, American Bar Association, Litigation Section


Contact Kristin H. Jain

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