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David A. Sprentall

David A. Sprentall

Partner| Phoenix


David Sprentall's practice is concentrated in banking and commercial finance with emphasis on loan originations, syndicated lending, structured finance, loan sales and servicing, real estate development finance, letters of credit, workouts and restructuring, and regulation of financial institutions.

  • Dickinson School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 1979)
    • Editorial Board, Dickinson Law Review
  • Allegheny College (B.A., cum laude, 1976)
    • Phi Beta Kappa
  • State Bar of Arizona
    • Business Law Section
    • Real Estate Section
  • American Bar Association
    • Corporate, Banking and Business Law Section
    • Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section
      • Pro Bono Committee, Chair (2008-2011)
      • Practice Management Group, Vice Chair (2012-2014), Chair (2015-2017)
      • Liaison to ABA Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service (2013-2015)
  • New York State Bar Association
    • Corporate, Banking and Business Law Section
  • "Recent Arizona Commercial Law Cases," Author, Appearing in JDSupra (July 18, 2017)
  • "Commercial Lending Law," Co-Author Arizona Law Chapter, ABA Business Law Section (2016)
  • "Interest Rate Swaps for Borrower's Counsel," Moderator, ABA Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Online CLE (May 2016)
  • "Introduction to Knowledge Strategy," Speaker, ABA Law Practice Division Webinar ( March 2016)
  • "Dodd-Frank Update: New Mortgage Rules, the Future of Securitization and More," Moderator, ABA Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law On-line CLE (April 2013)
  • "The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act: Regulatory/Mortgage Update," Presenter, ABA Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Annual Spring Symposium, New York City (May 2012)
  • "The Importance of Liability Waivers in Commercial Loan Workouts," Author, Arizona Banker (November/ December 2011)
  • "What Every RPTE Lawyer Should Know about Dodd Frank," Presenter, ABA Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Annual Spring Symposium, Washington D.C. (April 2011)
  • American College of Commercial Finance Attorneys, Fellow
  • The Best Lawyers in America, Banking and Finance Law, Real Estate Law, Financial Services Regulation Law (2003-2019)
    • Phoenix Lawyer of the Year, Financial Services Regulation Law (2012, 2014, 2016)
    • Phoenix Lawyer of the Year, Banking and Finance Law (2013, 2015, 2018)
    • Phoenix Lawyer of the Year, Banking Law (2009, 2010)
  • Lawdragon Top 3000 Leading Lawyers in America (2010-2011)
  • Arizona's Finest Lawyers
  • Arizona Commercial Real Estate 1000 People to Know in Commercial Real Estate (2008)
  • Southwest Super Lawyers®, Banking (2007, 2013)
  • Who's Who Legal, Real Estate (2010, 2013-2016)
  • Spirit of Philanthropy Award, Association of Fundraising Professionals, Greater Arizona Chapter (2004)
  • Uphill Into the Wind, Board Member
  • Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Team in Training (2009-2014)
  • Habitat for Humanity Central Arizona
    • Community Leadership Council, Chairman (2008-2009)
    • Board Chair (2003-2006)
    • Board of Directors and Executive Committee (1996-2015)
  • Herberger Theater Center
    • Board of Directors (1993-1999)
  • Arizona
  • New York