Dallas, TX, January 07, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- Bieging Shapiro & Barber (BSB) announced that John C. Leininger has joined the law firm’s Dallas office as a partner, effective January 1, 2016. Leininger was previously of counsel with Bryan Cave in Dallas, Texas.
Leininger is experienced in bankruptcy, bankruptcy related litigation, and commercial litigation matters. In the course of his 17-year career he has represented debtors, secured creditors, unsecured creditors, trustees and persons or entities seeking to acquire assets from a bankruptcy estate. He has also worked as counsel to commercial real estate lenders for office buildings, hotels and multi-family residential buildings.
Steve Shapiro, Managing Partner of Bieging Shapiro & Barber said, “We are very pleased to welcome John to our Dallas office. His wealth of experience in the areas of Bankruptcy, Restructuring and Creditors' Rights will provide our clients in Texas and nationally with even greater depth in business law expertise.”
Leininger will join BSB’s Bankruptcy & Creditors’ Rights and Litigation Practice Areas and he further bolsters the firm’s growing Dallas office that in January, 2015 welcomed Partner John Podvin, a nationally recognized banking and financial services attorney.
Leininger graduated from South Texas College of Law in 1998. While in law school, he served as a Judicial Intern to the Honorable William Greendyke, a United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Southern District of Texas. Subsequent to that, he served as law clerk to the Honorable Bill Parker, United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Eastern District of Texas.
When not practicing law, Leininger enjoys spending time with his family and on the golf course where he plays to a single-digit handicap.
About Bieging Shapiro & Barber LLP (www.bsblawyers.com)
With offices in Denver, Colorado and Dallas, Texas, Bieging Shapiro & Barber is a law firm committed to providing its clients with knowledgeable, responsive and cost-effective representation in the areas of financial services, capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, corporate structuring, insolvency, and insurance coverage. Founded in 2001 by former partners of national and regional law firms, the firm provides financial institutions, companies, and individuals with superior legal expertise in a broad range of commercial litigation, business, and regulatory matters. Many of the firm’s 18 attorneys have been recognized nationally for their industry-leading work.