Ed’s practice focuses on corporate, commercial, and real estate finance, including lending transactions, syndicated loan transactions, asset-based finance, debt structuring, workouts, foreclosures, note sales, and general corporate matters such as mergers and acquisitions, venture capital financing, and franchising. Ed represents a number of companies and financial institutions.

Before becoming a lawyer, Ed served in the United States Navy aboard the fast-attack submarine USS Pittsburgh (SSN-720) and participated in Operation Desert Storm.

In addition, Ed was named to the 2006 Texas Rising Stars list by Thomson Reuters as published in Texas Monthly.


  • B.S., University of the State of New York, 1993
  • J.D., Oklahoma City University School of Law, 1996 (Editor in Chief of the Law Review)

Professional Memberships

  • State Bar of Texas
  • State Bar of Oklahoma
  • American Bar Association
  • Texas Bar Association
  • Oklahoma Bar Association
  • Texas Association of Bank Counsel
  • Financial Institutions Legal Counsel Network

Honors and Distinctions

Texas Rising Stars, Thomson Reuters, published in Texas Monthly, 2006