Nora J. McGuffey


Nora McGuffey is an associate with Foley & Lardner LLP. Nora is based in the firm’s Houston office, where she is a member of the firm’s Bankruptcy & Business Reorganization Practice Group.

Prior to joining Foley, Nora served as a judicial law clerk for Judge Karen B. Owens at the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware and for Chief Judge Karen K. Specie at the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Florida.

Nora is admitted to practice only in Texas, and is not admitted in Illinois.

Presentations and Publications

  • Author, “Praxair and the PTAB’s Shadow Over Biotechnology Patents,” U.C. Davis Business Law Journal (2020)
  • Author, “Constitutional Challenges Arising from Increasing United States Trustee Quarterly Feeds Under 28 U.S.C. & 1930(a)(6)(B),” Newsletter of the Bankruptcy Section of the Federal Bar Association (Summer 2019)