News
February 22, 2012

Polsinelli Shughart announced the release of the second edition of “The Devil’s Dictionary,” a comprehensive guide designed to help commercial real estate lenders understand the complex world of bankruptcy terms. The book is thorough in its explanation of bankruptcy words but written in plain terms that anyone can understand and told in a whimsical style. Due to the book’s popularity, the co-authors have issued a second edition, updating the guide with new terms and illustrations. 

KCMO's Ray Read recently interviewed attorney David Ferguson about bankruptcy issues and the creation of "The Devil's Dictionary."

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“The Devil’s Dictionary” is available for $12.00. If you’re interested in purchasing a copy, please send $12.00 check or money order to:

Attn: Devil’s Dictionary/Marketing Department
Polsinelli Shughart PC
700 W. 47th Street, Suite 1000
Kansas City, Missouri 64112

About David Ferguson

For more than 20 years, David D. Ferguson has focused his practice on creditors’ rights, Chapter 11 bankruptcy, and commercial litigation. In recent years Mr. Ferguson has advocated for banks and special servicers on a wide array of issues, including loan enforcement, workouts, lender liability defense, prosecution of fraud actions against borrowers, and stay relief and other matters in the United States Bankruptcy Courts. In addition to representation of banks and special servicers in bankruptcy matters, he has also representing a broad diversity of other constituencies in Chapter 11, advising corporate debtors in Chapter 11 cases, Chapter 7 trustees, creditors’ committees, lessors, and business acquirers.