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Bankruptcy & Commercial Law Section

Provides attorneys representing all segments of the bankruptcy bar with monthly educational programs related to topical issues in this continuously emerging area of law.


Meeting Schedule:

Our section generally meets on the 1st Wednesday of every month at the Belo Mansion. Socializing begins at 5:00 p.m., and the program runs from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.


Section News:

 


Section Officers:

Name: James "Jim" Rea
Officer Position: Chair
Firm: McGuire, Craddock & Strother, P.C.
Firm Address: 2501 N. Harwood, Ste. 1800
Firm City, State, Zip: Dallas, TX 75201
Business Phone: 214.954.6800
Email: james.rea@sbcglobal.net

Name: Rakhee Patel
Officer Position: Vice Chair
Firm: The Patel Law Group, PLLC
Firm Address: 580 Decker Dr Ste 150
Firm City, State, Zip: Irving, TX 75062
Business Phone: 972.650.6848
Email: rpatel@patellegal.com

Name: Ian Peck
Officer Position: Secretary
Firm: Haynes and Boone, LLP
Firm Address: 201 Main Street, Ste. 2200
Firm City, State, Zip: Ft. Worth, TX 76102
Business Phone: 817.347.6650
Email: ian.peck@haynesboone.com

Name: Liz Boydston
Officer Position: Treasurer
Firm: Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
Firm Address: 2200 Ross Avenue, Ste. 3600
Firm City, State, Zip: Dallas, TX 75201
Business Phone: 214.855.8000
Email: liz.boydston@nortonrosefulbright.com

Name: Sarah Schultz
Officer Position: Immediate Past Chair
Firm: Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld, L.L.P.
Firm Address: 1700 Pacific Avenue, Suite 4100
Firm City, State, Zip: Dallas, TX 75201
Business Phone: 214.969.2800
Email: sschultz@akingump.com

Name: Tramaine Tinner
Position: Board Advisor
Firm: 
Fairway Independent Mortgage Corp.
Firm Address: 1400 Golden Trail Court
Firm City, State, Zip: Carrollton, TX 75010
Business Phone: 214.207.1349
Email: tramaine_s_2000@yahoo.com


Resource Links

DFW Association of Young Bankruptcy Lawyers (DAYBL)

State Bar of Texas Bankruptcy Section

Northern District Judicial Opinions

United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas

Local Rules of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Texas

Electronic Filing (homepage) for the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Texas

U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Texas (homepage)

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas (homepage)

Electronic Filing (homepage) for the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas

Local Rules of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas

U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas (homepage)



Section Membership
 

If you are interested in becoming a member of the Bankruptcy & Commercial Law section, please click here to join online or send a letter of request and the $25.00 membership fee to:
DBA
2101 Ross Ave
Dallas TX, 75201
Please note that you must be a member of the Dallas Bar Association to join a section. If you have any questions regarding sections membership, please contact the DBA membership department.

Section Admin-Mass E-mail/Roster

Section Admin-Webpage

For questions regarding Section email/roster/webpage, email Jessica Smith or call 214-220-7477.  



 

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