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Casey Cantrell Swartz
Senior Counsel

CASEY CANTRELL SWARTZ is senior counsel in the firm’s Business Restructuring, Bankruptcy and Creditor Rights practice group. She focuses her practice in the areas of insolvency, creditors’ rights, bankruptcy reorganization, including all aspects of bankruptcy litigation. Casey represents secured lenders, creditors’ committees, unsecured creditors and other parties of interest in bankruptcy proceedings, restructurings, and out-of court workouts.  

Prior to joining Taft, Casey was a law clerk for the Honorable Beth A. Buchanan and Honorable J. Vincent Aug, Jr. of the United States Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Ohio. Casey earned her B. A. and her M.B.A. from the University of Cincinnati, and a J.D. from Salmon P. Chase College of Law. 

Casey is dedicated to serving her profession. She currently serves on the Executive Committee of the Midwest Regional Bankruptcy Institute and is the Vice-President of the Tri-State Association for Corporate Renewal. She is a past Chair of the Judicial Liaison Committee for the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Ohio at Cincinnati and past Chair of the Bankruptcy Committee at the Cincinnati Bar Association. She is a member of the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber of Commerce's WE Lead Class 11 and a graduate of Cincinnati Academy of Leadership for Lawyers (CALL) Class XVII. She served on the Board for the League for Animal Welfare where she co-chaired their annual fundraising event.