David F. Staber

David F. Staber’s practice focuses on bankruptcy law, including representation of trustees, committees, debtors, creditors, litigants and potential purchasers of assets or companies.
Practice & Background

Mr. Staber received his B.A. summa cum laude in 1985 from Texas Tech University and his J.D. with high honors in 1988 from the George Washington University Law School, where he was a member of Order of the Coif.

Mr. Staber is a member of the State Bar of Texas and the Dallas Bar Association and its Bankruptcy and Sports and Entertainment Law Sections. He is also a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute and the John C. Ford American Inn of Court.
Representative Matters

Mr. Staber’s recent engagements include:

the Official Committee of Equity Security Holders of Seahawk Drilling, Inc., et al.
the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of Calpine Corporation, et al.
the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of Quebecor World (USA), Inc., et al.

Community Involvement

Mr. Staber’s community, civic and charitable activities include being committee chair of the Christian Education Committee at Hackberry Creek Church.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Financial Restructuring, 2) Creditor Representations, 3) including Official Committees and Informal Creditor Groups, 4) Secured Creditors, 5) Debtors, 6) Distressed Asset Sales and Acquisitions, 7) Cross-Border Insolvencies, 8) Hotels, 9) Oil and Gas and 10) Real Estate
Law School The George Washington University Law School, J.D., 1988
Education Texas Tech University, summa cum laude, B.A.,1985
Bar Member / Association Texas State Bar Associations
Most recent firm Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld, LLP
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