OAKLAND, Calif., Mar. 13, 2018 – Wendel, Rosen, Black & Dean LLP, the largest law firm in the East Bay representing businesses throughout the Bay Area and state, announces that attorney Lisa Lenherr has joined the firm’s Bankruptcy, Restructuring and Creditors Rights Practice Group.

“Lisa’s skill with commercial and private clients, particularly those in the real estate space, in all manner of bankruptcy-related matters augments the firm’s service offerings as we continue to expand into the greater Bay Area markets,” said Managing Partner Richard Waxman. “Diverse and experienced attorneys like Lisa will help us to meet our clients’ ever-evolving business needs, and we are excited to have her on the team.”

Lenherr has nearly a decade of experience representing debtors, landlords, lenders and creditors in all aspects of Chapter 11 and Chapter 7 bankruptcies. She joins the firm from Tiemstra Law Group, PC in Oakland. While in law school, Lenherr externed for the Honorable Robert E. Jones of the U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon and clerked for the Oregon Department of Justice in the antitrust unit. She has served as editor of the California Bankruptcy Journal since 2012. In addition, she sits on the board of the Bay Area Bankruptcy Forum and chairs the Commercial Law & Bankruptcy Section of the Bar Association of San Francisco.

Lenherr received her J.D., cum laude, in 2008 from Lewis & Clark Law School and her B.A. in 2000 from Lewis & Clark College.