Houston, Sep. 29, 2008 – Louis M. Stoler has joined Winstead PC as a shareholder in the 35-member strong Finance and Banking Practice Group. Stoler brings 29 years of legal experience, serving clients in financial and business transactions including lending, corporate acquisitions and dispositions, restructuring, and real estate. His legal career has spanned both private and in-house practice and he has excelled in each.
In private practice, Stoler was a partner at Sheinfeld Maley & Kay, having worked there for 20 years. He moved to Enron where he started as a senior attorney and advanced quickly to vice president, leading national and international corporate and financial transactions in the energy industry, and then served as general counsel for special assets in the bankruptcy case. After Enron, Stoler returned to private practice, successfully representing lenders and investors as well as leading corporate transactions.
A past adjunct professor at his alma mater, University of Houston School of Law, Stoler is a member of the Turnaround Management Association and the Association for Corporate Growth. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas and received his J.D. from the University of Houston School of Law and his B.A. from the University of Texas at Austin.
Winstead is among the largest business law firms in Texas. Winstead attorneys and consultants serve as trusted advisors to mid-market and large businesses, providing a core range of legal services that are critical to their operation and success. From its well-known reputation in real estate and financial services to its corporate and high-stakes litigation practice, Winstead delivers practical knowledge and responsive service. And it’s all backed by a get-it-done attitude. Winstead has offices in Austin, Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston, San Antonio, and The Woodlands, Texas; and Washington, D.C. For detailed information about Winstead, visit www.winstead.com.