David R. Eastlake and Joshua A. Lesser Elected to Bankruptcy Law Section of the State Bar of Texas Positions


David R. Eastlake and Joshua A. Lesser, attorneys within the Houston workplace of world legislation agency Greenberg Traurig, LLP, have been elected to positions within the Bankruptcy Law Section of the State Bar of Texas.HOUSTON, July 22, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — David R. Eastlake and Joshua A. Lesser, attorneys within the Houston workplace of world legislation agency Greenberg Traurig, LLP, have been elected to positions within the Bankruptcy Law Section of the State Bar of Texas.Eastlake was just lately elected Secretary of the State Bar of Texas Bankruptcy Law Section. Eastlake had beforehand been serving on the Bankruptcy Law Section’s Executive Council as an At-Large member. Eastlake will proceed to serve on the Executive Council in his new function as an Officer.Lesser was elected Membership Liaison for the Bankruptcy Law Section’s Young Lawyers Committee.July 1, 2020, marks the beginning of their two-year time period.”We are proud of David and Josh for their involvement with the Bankruptcy Law Section of the State Bar of Texas,” stated Shari L. Heyen, co-chair of the agency’s Global Restructuring & Bankruptcy Practice and co-managing shareholder of the Houston workplace. “Greenberg Traurig encourages attorneys to continuously grow in their legal field, while being active and giving back to the community.””We are honored to serve in our newly elected positions in the Bankruptcy Law Section, which aligns and educates those with similar professional aspirations. We welcome the challenge and are grateful to the Bankruptcy Law Section and Greenberg Traurig for affording us this opportunity,” Eastlake and Lesser stated in a joint assertion.According to their web site, the purpose of the Bankruptcy Law Section is to supply a possibility for all practitioners of chapter legislation licensed in Texas to satisfy and change info and concepts frequently, together with practitioners in each the patron and enterprise chapter arenas, for individuals who characterize collectors and debtors, and people who reside in any geographic area.Eastlake is a Shareholder within the agency’s Restructuring & Bankruptcy Practice. He focuses his apply totally on the illustration of debtors in possession, official and advert hoc committees, vital collectors and secured lenders in advanced Chapter 11 reorganization circumstances, Chapter 7 liquidations, out-of-court restructurings, and business and bankruptcy-related litigation issues. His representations have ranged throughout a big selection of industries, together with power, oil and gasoline, retail, manufacturing, actual property, monetary providers, well being care, telecommunication and cable.Lesser is an Associate within the agency’s Restructuring & Bankruptcy Practice. He has represented company debtors, secured and unsecured collectors, and committees in any respect levels of company debt restructurings, Chapter 11 and Chapter 7 gross sales and liquidations, and out-of-court exercises.About Greenberg Traurig’s Restructuring & Bankruptcy Practice: Greenberg Traurig’s internationally acknowledged Restructuring & Bankruptcy Practice offers shoppers with deep perception and data acquired over a long time of advisory and litigation expertise. The group has a broad and various vary of expertise creating inventive and efficient options to the extremely advanced points that come up in reference to in- and out-of-court reorganizations, restructurings, exercises, liquidations, and distressed acquisitions and gross sales. Using a multidisciplinary method, the agency’s huge assets and invaluable enterprise community, the group helps corporations navigate difficult instances and handle the complete vary of points that may come up in the middle of their very own restructurings or dealings with different corporations in misery.About Greenberg Traurig, LLP – Texas: Texas is necessary to Greenberg Traurig, LLP and a part of its historical past. With greater than 130 Texas legal professionals in Austin, Dallas, and Houston, Greenberg Traurig has deep roots within the Texas enterprise, authorized, and governmental communities. Greenberg Traurig Texas works with shoppers to deal with their interdisciplinary authorized wants throughout the state using the agency’s international platform. The Texas attorneys are skilled in industries key to the state’s future, together with: aviation, chemical substances, building, schooling, power and pure assets, monetary establishments, well being care, hedge funds, hospitality, infrastructure, insurance coverage, media, medical units, pharmaceutical and biotechnology, actual property, retail, sports activities, know-how and software program, telecommunications, transportation, and video video games and esports.About Greenberg Traurig, LLP: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has 2200 legal professionals in 41 places within the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. GT has been acknowledged for its philanthropic giving, range, and innovation, and is persistently among the many largest corporations within the U.S. on the Law360 400 and among the many Top 20 on the Am Law Global 100. Web: http://www.gtlaw.com Twitter: @GT_Law. SOURCE Greenberg Traurig, LLP