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Margaret Sheneman

Attorney (Retired)

Woodacre, CA 94973

Class: II (1991)Circuit: Ninth


University of California at Davis, A.B. (1970); M.A. (1972)
Boalt Hall School of Law, University of California, J.D., Order of the Coif (1976)
Articles Editor, California Law Review (1975-76)
Admitted to California Bar (1976)

Professional Career

Partner, Winston & Strawn LLP (2003-06)
Partner, Murphy Sheneman Julian & Rogers (f/k/a Murphy Weir & Butler) (1986-03)
Adjunct Professor of Law, University of San Francisco (1978-82)
Lecturer in Law, Stanford University (1994-97)


State Bar of California: Business Law Section; Uniform Commercial Code Committee (1981-84); Executive Committee (1985-88); Co-Chair, Joint Committee on Anti-Deficiency Laws (1986-92)
American Bar Association: Article 9 Study Committee of American Law Institute (1990-93); Personal Property Leasing Subcommittee; Uniform Commercial Code Committee (1984-)


California Foreclosure 1991 Author
"Equipment Leasing and the Bankruptcy Code, Equipment Leasing - Leveraged Leasing," Practising Law Institute 1999 Author
"The Demise of the Due On Sale Clause," 64 California Law Review 573 1976 Author
"The Secured Creditor's Complaint: Relief from the Automatic Stay in Bankruptcy Proceedings," 65 California Law Review 1216 1977 Co-author
ALI-ABA Practising Law Institute, California Continuing Education of the Bar, State Bar of California, UCC Institute Author and Speaker