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Mr John Aaron White Jr

WHITE LAW CHARTERED
Contact: 775.322.8000
Experience:
Law School: George Washington University Law School - George Washington University
Jurisdictions: District of Columbia
Michigan
Nevada
9th Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court

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About Mr John Aaron White Jr
John White, born St. Louis, Missouri, October 20,
1943; admitted to bar, 1969, District of Columbia and
Nevada; 1979, U.S. Supreme Court. Education:
University of Nevada (B.A., 1965); George Washington
University (J.D., 1968). Co-Author: Nevada Civil
Practice Manual, Mitchie Co., 1986-1988.
Member: State Bar of Nevada; American Bar Association;
American Bankruptcy Institute.
Practice Areas
  • Bankruptcy
Additional Practice Areas
  • Chapter 11
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
District of Columbia
Michigan
Nevada
9th Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
Professional Experience
Head Attorney, WHITE LAW CHARTERED
-Current
WHITE LAW CHARTERED was incorporated as a Nevada professional corporation in 1978. Recently published cases include: SENGEL v IGT, Supreme Court of Nevada, 116 Nev. 565; 2 P.3d 258 (2000) In Re: DOW CORNING CORPORATION (Class 5 Nevada Claimants v Dow Corning), 244 B.R. 721 (Bankr.E.D.Mich, 1999); 255 BR 445 (E.D.Mich, 2000); 280 F.3d 648 (6th Cir. 2002); Cert Den. 2002 U.S. LEXIS 5534 (U.S. Oct. 7, 2002) In re THOMAS PRICE, 280 B.R. 499 (9th Cir. BAP, 2002), affirmed by In re Price, 353 F.3d 1135, 51 Collier Bankr.Cas.2d 949, Bankr. L. Rep. P 80,029, 02 Cal. Daily Op. Serv. 146, 2004 Daily Journal D.A.R. 207 (9th Cir.(Nev.) Jan 07, 2004) (NO. 02-16458) In re Greene**, --- F.3d ----, 583 F.3d 614 (2009), 09 Cal. Daily Op. Serv. 12,414, 2009 Daily Journal D.A.R. 14,427, C.A.9 (Nev.), October 02, 2009 (NO. 07-16067). WLC was Debtor's counsel before the Bankruptcy Court and did not participate in the appeal. Case is included as the 9th Circuit essentially adopted the position WLC had advanced before the Bankruptcy Court.
Education
George Washington University Law School - George Washington UniversityJ.D. (1969)
Professional Activities
District 46 Leo Advisor Lions Club 1974-Current
Details: An international community service organization. Mr. White is also an active member of the branch club, Reno Cigar Lions, which organizes the Computers for Kids effort. John has personally rebuilt hundreds of Linux computers for local children.
Member Northern Nevada Bankruptcy Bar Association
Details: To enhance the role and skills of lawyers engaged in the practice of bankruptcy law through study, collection, development and dissemination of materials on subjects of interest to the bankruptcy law practitioner; to assist in the formulation, administration and implementation of programs, forums, and other activities for the education of members of the State Bar of Nevada in matters pertaining to bankruptcy laws and regulations; and to act upon all matters germane to its purposes as so described or referred to it by the Board of Governors.
Member Probate Bar Association
Details: To further the knowledge of the members of the Section in probate and trust law and in estate planning; to assist the State Bar of Nevada in the development of the legislative program of the State Bar of Nevada pertaining to probate and trust law; to assist, when called upon by the Board of Governors in the formulation, administration and implementation of programs, forums, and other activities for the education of members of the State Bar in probate and trust law; to act upon all matters germane to its purposes as so described or referred to it by the Board of Governors; and to make recommendations to the Board of Governors.
Member Business Law Bar Association
Details: To enhance the role and skills of lawyers engaged in the practice of business law through study, collection, development and dissemination of materials on subjects of interest to the business law practitioner; to assist in the formulation, administration and implementation of programs, forums, and other activities for the education of members of the State Bar of Nevada in matters pertaining to business laws and regulations; and to act upon all matters germane to its purpose as so described or referred to it by the Board of Governors.
President, Reno Host Lions Lions Club 1996-1997
Committee Member Blue Ribbon Task Force 1974-1975
Details: Promoting growth in Washoe County.
Awards
Who's Who, Who's Who in America
Melvin Jones Fellow, Lions Club International
Professional Associations
Member, Federalist Society
Current
Member, The Association of Trial Lawyers of America
Current
Activities: The Association is a national organization composed of The Top 100 Trial Lawyers from each state. Membership is obtained through special invitation and is extended only to those attorneys who exemplify superior qualifications of leadership, reputation, influence, stature, and profile as civil plaintiff or criminal defense trial lawyers.
Member, American Judicature Society
Current
Member, Nevada State Bar
-Current

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WHITE LAW CHARTERED
335 W 1st St
Reno, NV 89503
USA
Telephone: 775.322.8000
Telephone: 775.322.8000
Fax: 775.322.1228