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    Wade Gibson is an Associate in the Dallas office of Locke Lord LLP, where he is a member of the Corporate and Finance, Banking, and Real Estate groups. Prior to joining the Firm, Wade served in the United States Navy Reserve, deploying to the Horn of Africa, and was Chief of Staff of the Rhode Island Executive Office of Commerce.

    Representative Experience

    • Represent private equity funds and companies in mergers and acquisitions of public and private companies 
    • Represent institutional lenders, companies, and non-profits in connection with commercial loans and tax-exempt financing
    • Represent developers in property acquisition, development, and disposition of retail, residential, commercial, and mixed-used projects
    • Represent public and private companies in corporate reorganizations

    Professional History

    • Chief of Staff, Executive Office of Commerce, State of Rhode Island, Providence, R.I. (2015-2018)
    • United States Navy Reserve, Lieutenant (2011-Present)
    • Director, Fiscal Policy Center, Connecticut Voices, New Haven, Conn. (2011-2015)
    • Legislative Correspondent, Offices of Congressmen Doggett and Cuellar, Washington, D.C. (2007-2008)
    • Management Consultant, Oliver Wyman, Dallas (2006-2007)

    Professional Affiliations and Recognitions

    • State Bar of Texas
    • State Bar of Connecticut
    • Dallas Bar Association
    • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers

    Community Leadership

    • Corporate Recruitment Task Force, Dallas Regional Chamber of Commerce
    • Leadership Committee, Dallas Regional Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals
    • Board of Directors, American Constitution Society Dallas-Fort Worth Lawyer Chapter

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