Report on Legal Opinions in Personal Property Secured Transactions
Appendix A

Acknowledgements*

Editor
Peter S. Szurley Chapman and Cutler LLP San Francisco, California
Co-Editors
William L. Harvey White & Case LLP San Francisco, California
Andrew J. Hirsch Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati, Professional
Corporation
Palo Alto, California
Pamela J. Martinson** Bingham McCutchen LLP San Francisco, California
Robert J. Spjut*** Pillsbury Winthrop Shawn Pittman LLP San Francisco, California
Primary Contributors
Joel J. Berman Jeffer, Mangels, Butler & Marmaro LLP Los Angeles, California
Mikel R. Bistrow Duane Morris LLP San Diego, California
Martin M. Fleisher**** Sedgwick, Detert Moran & Arnold LLP San Francisco, California
William L. Harvey White & Case, LLP San Francisco, California
Dolph M. Hellman Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP San Francisco, California
Andrew J. Hirsch Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati, Professional
Corporation
Palo Alto, California
Pamela J. Martinson Bingham McCutchen LLP San Francisco, California
Peter S. Munoz Reed Smith LLP San Francisco, California
Gary B. Rosenbaum DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary US LLP Los Angeles, California
Robert J. Spjut Pillsbury Winthrop Shawn Pittman LLP San Francisco, California
Peter S. Szurley Chapman and Cutler LLP San Francisco, California
Additional Contributors
Sandra L. Shippey Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP San Diego, California
Pauline M. Stevens Morrison & Foerster LLP Los Angeles, California
David W. Thill Chapman and Cutler LLP San Francisco, California

The editors also wish to thank Jeffrey K. Browning, Vincent W. Pelleriti and David A. Sykes of Chapman and Cutler LLP for their editorial assistance in preparing this Report.

Endnotes

* All of the editors and contributors were, at some point during the preparation of this Report, members of the Committee and, with the exception of the Additional Contributors, also members of the Subcommittee. Back

** Subcommittee Chair, 2003-2005. Back

*** Subcommittee Chair, 2000-2002. Back

**** Subcommittee Chair, 2002-2003. Back


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