DALLAS, April 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- McGlinchey Stafford PLLC is pleased to announce that Cody P. Peterson has joined the firm's Dallas office and national Commercial Litigation practice as Of Counsel.
For more than a decade, Peterson has represented creditors, lenders, financial institutions, servicers, investors, and real estate companies in commercial and consumer litigation. He has handled matters relating to commercial and consumer lending, secured property, secured finance, real estate, home equity loans, lines of credit, title, lien priority, lien perfection, and federal and state regulations, as well as payment and finance-related issues.
"We're delighted to welcome Cody to McGlinchey Stafford," said Anthony Rollo, Chair of the firm's national Commercial Litigation practice group. "Cody is a respected litigator who adds substantial depth to our Dallas Commercial Litigation team. His experience with complex litigation and state and federal legislation is a great asset for McGlinchey Stafford and our financial services clients," Rollo added.
"Cody is a great addition to McGlinchey Stafford's Dallas office and brings valuable experience to the table," said R. Dwayne Danner, who heads the firm's Dallas office. "He is familiar with our firm's clients and values, and is an outstanding young lawyer who has been recognized for his representation of financial services providers. We look forward to working closely with Cody to help clients navigate a range of Texas and federal commercial and regulatory issues," Danner added.
Peterson is a 2005 graduate of the University of Houston Law Center, where he received his J.D. and served as Senior Articles Editor of the Houston Business and Tax Law Journal. Prior to entering law school, Peterson served on active duty in the United States Marine Corps. During college, he served in the U.S. Marine Corps Reserves and the Army National Guard, completing nearly a decade of military service.
McGlinchey Stafford's Dallas office is home to legal veterans of the financial industry, as well as attorneys with significant experience in industries such as mortgage finance, banking and finance, insurance, and real estate. Attorneys in this office concentrate on consumer financial services, mortgage banking, real estate, and commercial matters in areas including bankruptcy, compliance, regulation, labor and employment, licensing, and commercial litigation.
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