(DALLAS) Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr, P.C.(Munsch Hardt) is pleased to welcome back Walter A. Buchanan to its Dallas office from Winstead PC. Buchanan’s return expands the Firm’s corporate finance capabilities as he continues to represent leaders and borrowers in domestic and international financing transactions, as well as other banking and corporate matters.
“Walter is a highly skilled and respected corporate finance attorney, whom our shareholders are more than happy to welcome back to the Firm,” said Phil Appenzeller, CEO of Munsch Hardt. “His expertise in the areas of energy finance, distressed debt, real estate finance and commodities financing, to name a few of his specialties, are skillsets that have, and fortunately will once again, benefit many of our clients and practices. We’re incredibly proud to have him serve as a part of the Firm’s long-term success.”
Buchanan specializes in structuring, negotiating and documenting commercial lending, structured and asset finance transactions, debt refinancing and workouts. He also offers significant experience representing syndicated leaders in the refinancing or workout of domestic and international loan facilitates, including those that involve borrowers in the energy sector (electric power generation and oil and gas production) and storage and commodities financing.
"It is great to be incorporating my practice back into Munsch Hardt,” said Buchanan. “This Firm has a strong reputation within the Texas legal market, offers attorneys a friendly and team-oriented environment, while also providing clients a full-service platform. This next stage of my career will be exciting as we collaborate to pursue new business opportunities and expand our corporate finance practice."
Buchanan earned his law degree and a BA in International Business from The University of Texas School of Law and the University of Texas at Austin, respectively.