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Joshua A. Lesser

Joshua A. Lesser is a member of the global Restructuring & Bankruptcy Practice of Greenberg Traurig. Josh has represented corporate debtors, secured and unsecured creditors, and committees at all stages of corporate debt restructurings, chapter 11 and chapter 7 sales and liquidations, and out-of-court workouts. Prior to joining Greenberg, Josh spent two years in complex commercial litigation and a year clerking for the Honorable Samuel S. Sheldon in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas.

Capabilities

Experiencia

  • In re J.C. Penney Company, Inc., No. 20-20182 (Bankr. S.D. Tex. 2020)
  • In re Alpha Entertainment LLC, No. 20-10940 (Bankr. D. Del. 2020)
  • In re Shale Support Global Holdings, et al., No. 19-33884 (Bankr. S.D. Tex. 2019)
  • In re CJ Holding Co., et al., No. 16-33590 (Bankr. S.D. Tex. 2019)
  • In re Ponderosa-State Energy, LLC, No. 19-13011 (Bankr. S.D.N.Y. 2019)
  • In re Cobalt International Energy, Inc., et al., No. 17-36709 (Bankr. S.D. Tex. 2019)
  • In re AMD Dealership Mesquite, LLC, No. 19-42757 (Bankr. E.D. Tex. 2019)
  • Litigation & Transactional Law Intern, Valero Energy Corporation, 2016
  • Pro Bono Legal Extern, Gulf Restoration Network, 2016
  • Pro Bono Legal Extern, Animal Legal Defense Fund, 2015

Recognition & Leadership

  • Member, Texas State Bar Pro Bono College 
  • Membership Liaison, Texas Bar Association, Bankruptcy Section Young Lawyers Committee
  • Member, Texas Bar Association
  • Member, Houston Bar Association
  • Chairman, Turnaround Management Association
  • Member, American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Member, American Bankruptcy Institute Restructuring Committee
  • Member, Louisiana State Bar Association

Credentials

Educación
  • J.D., cum laude, Tulane University Law School, 2016
  • B.A., University of California at Los Angeles, 2013
Clerkships
  • Hon. Samuel S. Sheldon, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas, 2018-2019
Con licencia para ejercer en
  • Texas
  • Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit