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Robert D. Albergotti, Esq.


Current Position

Senior Counsel
Haynes and Boone, LLP
2323 Victory Avenue
Suite 700
Dallas, TX 75219

Tel: 214-651-5613
Fax: 214-200-0350

Class: XIII (2002)Circuit: Fifth


University of South Carolina, B.A., cum laude (1969)
Tulane University, M.A. (1972); J.D., Order of the Coif; Editor-in-Chief, Tulane Law Review (1976)

Professional Career

Haynes and Boone, LLP (1981-)
Nichols, Caffrey, Hill, Evans and Murelle (1976-81)


American Inn of Court, Master, Pupilage Group Leader (2000-)
American Bar Association, Ad Hoc Committee on Federal Priority (1982-84); Business Bankruptcy Committee (1984-)
State Bar of Texas, Business Bankruptcy Committee (1982-)
Dallas Bar Association, Bankruptcy Section (1982-), Bench Bar Committee on Local Rules Revision (1999-00)


"Broker-Dealer Insolvency," Bank of America CFO Summit Summer 2008
"Catching Flies with Chopsticks: Section 363 Sales-- It Ain't Over 'Til It's Over," Northern District of Texas Bankruptcy Bench/Bar Conference 2008
"The Whole Enchilada or a Whole Lot of Nada: Restructuring Today's LBO Tomorrow," University of Texas CLE 3rd Annual Mergers & Acquisitions Program 2007
"Corporate Governance: Limitation of Liability, Indemnification, and the Zone of Insolvency," Turnaround Management Association 2006
"Cram Down Interest: Formulas for Determining Risk, Rate and Return," 12th Annual Bankruptcy Law Seminar, LSU Law Center, Co-Presented with Frances A. Smith and Jason Binford 2006
"Choosing a Forum- A Review of Authorities from Selected Federal Circuits," LSU Law Center 2006
"Twilight Zone or Insolvency Zone? Fiduciary Duties in Troubled Company Situations and Limitation of Liability, Indemnification and the Zone of Insolvency," Turnaround Management Association Annual Conference, Chicago IL 2005
Understanding Bankruptcy in the U.S. Centre for Commercial Law Studies 1992
"G Reorganization Offers Simple Effective Way to Acquire Bankrupt Corporations," 63 Journal of Taxation Co-author