Dale Ginter

Dale Ginter


R. Dale Ginter has represented senior secured creditors (banks, insurance companies, hedge funds), committees and debtors in all chapters of bankruptcy.

His industry experience includes energy (electricity, natural gas and petroleum); agriculture, retail, grocery stores and manufacturing. He regularly obtains the appointment of receivers for his clients and has expertise in California’s complex foreclosure laws and handling foreclosures.  Because of his background in the title insurance industry Dale has a significant real estate lending and transaction practice.

Professional, Community And Pro Bono Involvement

  • California Bar Association, 1981-present
  • American Bar Association, 1981-present
  • American Bankruptcy Institute, 1990-present
  • California Bankruptcy Forum, 2000-present
  • Sacramento Valley Bankruptcy Forum, 2000-present
  • Sacramento County Bar Association, 1983-present
  • California and Sacramento Receiver’s Forum, 2000-present
  • Sacramento Sierra Chapter of the American Red Cross
    • Board Member, 1990-1996
    • Chapter Chairman, 1995-1996
  • Quoted frequently by Bloomberg News and Reuters regarding the municipal bankruptcies of the Cities of Detroit, Stockton, San Bernardino and Valley
  • TV and radio interview regarding municipalities with local NBC and Fox affiliates as well as the BBC
  • Various Continuing Legal Education Programs, Panelist and Speaker

Honors And Rankings

  • Sacramento Magazine’s Top Lawyers List, 2015 – Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor
  • Best Lawyers in America®, 2006-present
  • AV Preeminent Rating by Martindale Hubbell

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