Served as lead counsel for lender in litigation initiated by the Internal Revenue Service against a borrower in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma. While the case was filed over non-payment of income taxes, the most disputed issues included the borrowers’ participation in a fraudulent mortgage elimination scheme and whether lender’s mortgage would be honored during liquidation of the borrowers’ assets. The District Court granted the lender’s motion for summary judgment in full, declaring any transfer of the business property null and void, any attempt to diminish or extinguish lien rights null and void, and ordering the United States to pay the proceeds from any sale of the mortgaged property to the lender first and in full. The Tenth Circuit affirmed. United States v. Green, No. 12-CV-441-JED-FHM, 2015 WL 1482508 (N.D. Okla. Mar. 31, 2015), motion for relief from judgment denied, No. 12-CV441-JED-FHM, 2015 WL 2452903 (N.D. Okla. May 22, 2015), and aff’d sub nom. United States v. Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, No. 15-5032, 2015 WL 7567269 (10th Cir. Nov. 25, 2015).

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