Wendy Geurin Smith
Wendy is a Memphis native and a Member of the firm. Prior to joining Shuttleworth, Wendy practiced as both as a solo practitioner for many years and as a partner in other local law firms.
Wendy represents creditors in commercial and consumer bankruptcy cases, foreclosure proceedings, and collection litigation. Additionally, Wendy assists both lending institutions and individual property owners in real estate closing transactions as well as in curative title proceedings.
During her career, Wendy has managed a multi-jurisdictional creditor bankruptcy and foreclosure practice. Directing teams of associate attorneys, contract attorneys in various localities, paralegals and support staff has prepared her for the challenges of representing her clients throughout the states in the southeast region.
In addition to her busy practice, Wendy is involved in various local bar associations and community groups. Wendy is involved in the local bankruptcy bar and is a member of the Bank Lawyer’s Committee and Credit Conference Committee of the Tennessee Banker’s Association. Wendy currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Risk Management Association (Memphis Chapter) and on various committees with the Rotary Club of Memphis East. Wendy has served on the Grants Committee for the Women’s Foundation of Greater Memphis in recent years.
Wendy is a graduate of the Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law (J.D., 1991), the Fogelman College of Business and Economics at the University of Memphis (B.B.A, magna cum laude, 1988) and Elliston Baptist Academy (Valedictorian, 1984).