Attorney Profiles

Alfred C. Moran

Partner

Phone: (817) 299-9320
Fax: (817) 462-9424
Email: amoran@mdmlegal.com

Alfred C. Moran is the co-owner of a company that has provided property preservation and marketing services for over 70,000 residential properties across the country. Mr. Moran’s company was previously an M&M contractor for the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Prior to that, he served as a HUD Regional Administrator and later as HUD Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development. A former Assistant United States Attorney, he has extensive legal knowledge and experience regarding corporate law and complex real estate transactions, primarily in the distressed sector. Mr. Moran also served as the co‐chairman of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. He has a BA in History from the University of Dubuque in Dubuque, Iowa and a Juris Doctor (JD) degree from Northwestern University’s School of Law.

 

Frederick E. Dashiell

Partner

Phone: (817) 299-9320
Fax: (817) 462-9424
Email: fdashiell@mdmlegal.com

Frederick E. Dashiell is a transactional and business lawyer with more than 30 years experience in asset management, real estate conveyancing, federal regulatory and labor law, appellate advocacy and criminal and civil litigation. As a former Assistant U.S. Attorney and private counsel, he has counseled the U.S. government, bank clients, and private business clients in more than $300 million of business transactions involving REO property disposition, asset management services, asset-based lending, residential and commercial loan closings, asset forfeiture seizures and real property acquisitions. He has served as an Assistant Regional Attorney at the Solicitor’s Office, U. S. Department of Labor, a Supervisory and Criminal Assistant U.S. Attorney for the District of Massachusetts, a Managing Partner for Dashiell & Associates, P. C., and as an Associate Counsel and Lead Real Estate Counsel at a national law firm. In May 2009, he joined Harrington, Moran, Barksdale, Inc. (HMBI) as its Deputy General Counsel and assumed responsibility as the lead legal counsel for HMBI’s premier Management and Marketing REO vendor services. In August 2013, he became Contract Legal Counsel to the family of HMBI businesses and affiliates, with responsibility for providing legal analysis and counsel, and transactional and business development services to the company principals, before assuming the duties of General Counsel to BK Global. He is a graduate of Northwestern University School of Law, Chicago, IL, Juris Doctor, 1979, and Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, A.B., cum laude, 1976..

 

Catherine G. Moran

Partner

Phone: (817) 299-9320
Fax: (817) 462-9424
Email: cmoran@mdmlegal.com

Catherine G. Moran is a transactional and corporate lawyer with extensive experience in asset management, policy review, and criminal and civil litigation. As a former General Counsel and Legislative Director to a Texas State Representative, Ms. Moran provided legal advice to the Representative on current law and proposed legislation.

Following her tenure at the Texas State Capital, she joined a civil litigation boutique and handled a variety of business and corporate law disputes. Thereafter, Ms. Moran became Corporate Counsel for Harrington, Moran, Barksdale, Inc. (HMBI), one of the country’s premier firms specializing in the management, marketing, and selling of foreclosed single-family homes.

Ms. Moran received a B.A. in English from Austin College in 2007, and a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Texas School of Law in 2010. In her second and third years of law school, Ms. Moran won back-to-back championships in the Rocky Mountain Regional Frederick Douglass Moot Court Competition. She also served as an articles editor for both the Texas Journal of Civil Liberties & Civil Rights, and the University of Texas School of Law Chapter of the National Black Law Journal. Between 2007 and 2010, she interned for the U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit; the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas; the Travis County Juvenile Public Defender’s Office; The Federal Public Defender’s Office for the Southern District of Texas; and the Tarrant County District Attorney’s Office.