Bruce H. White
Bruce White is a shareholder in the firm and concentrates his practice on all aspects of corporate law, business transactions, corporate financing and corporate reorganizations. Bruce has 25 years of large law firm and business experience representing clients in a wide range of corporate law matters, including asset sales and purchases, corporate governance, financing, business reorganizations, acquisitions, contracts, creditors’ rights, and Chapter 7 and 11 bankruptcy cases.
Bruce has substantial experience advising company management and board of directors on a wide range of corporate governance and fiduciary duty matters. Bruce has negotiated and prepared all types of contracts, settlement agreements and analyzed complex true sale and non-consolidation issues and prepared related legal opinions.
Prior to joining the firm, Bruce was president, CEO and general counsel of a large manufacturing company in Utah, where he lead all aspects of the company, including operations, strategic planning, financial matters, and sales. Bruce oversaw all legal matters, transactions, and created and developed a successful business model.
Bruce was a shareholder at the international firm of Greenberg Traurig in Dallas and also a partner at the national firm of Patton Boggs in Dallas.
Creighton University Law School (J.D., 1989)
Utah State University (B.S., 1985)
Listed in The Best Lawyers in America, Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Litigation - Bankruptcy, 2006 - 2013
“Lawyer of the Year,” Dallas Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law, 2013
Member, Winning Team, U.S. News - Best Lawyers “Law Firm of the Year” in Bankruptcy & Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency & Reorganization Law and Litigation – Bankruptcy, 2013
Listed, Chambers USA Guide, 2007 - 2013
Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Texas Super Lawyers,
2005 - 2013
“Corporate Counsel Edition, Bankruptcy & Creditor / Debtor Rights,” 2009 - 2013
“Rising Star,” Super Lawyers magazine, 2004
Listed, Texas’ Best Lawyers, 2009 - 2013
Listed, The Legal 500 United States, 2009
Rated, AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5 in Martindale-Hubbell
Member, American Bankruptcy Institute
Member, Turnaround Management Association
Member, J. Reuben Clark Law Society
Member, American Bar Association
District of Columbia
U.S. Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit
U.S. Dist. Court, Northern Dist. of Texas
U.S. Dist. Court, Southern Dist. of Texas
U.S. Dist. Court, Eastern Dist. of Texas
U.S. Dist. Court, Western Dist. of Texas
U.S. Dist. Court, Dist. of Colorado
U.S. Dist. Court, Dist. of Nebraska