Dania Duncan Moreno Joins as Partner
Bell Nunnally has added three attorneys – Partner Dania Duncan Moreno, Senior Counsel Kartik R. Singapura and Associate Alexandria M. Risinger.
“Dania brings a unique and valuable skillset to our real estate, construction and M+A offerings. Texas and Mexico have an enormously valuable and synergistic business relationship and Dania’s practice and perspective is an advantage for clients on both sides of the border,” said Christopher Trowbridge, Bell Nunnally managing partner. “In addition to expanding our cross-border client capabilities, we’re excited to add support and additional experience to our Litigation practice with Kartik and Alex.”
Moreno joins the firm’s Corporate and Securities, Real Estate and Mergers and Acquisitions groups with a focus on cross-border corporate and real estate transactions. Moreno regularly represents international and U.S. companies in the acquisition, disposition, lease and development of real estate properties for hospitality, retail, industrial and residential projects throughout Mexico. She also advises clients in connection with mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and strategic alliances in a broad range of industries. Additionally, Duncan Moreno works with developers, buyers and financing parties in real estate development projects and construction financing secured by real estate. She is a graduate of the University of Illinois College of Law (LL.M., 2007) and the University De Monterrey (J.D., 2001). Admitted to practice in Texas as a Foreign Legal Consultant and in Mexico, Duncan Moreno was previously a shareholder with Greenberg Traurig in Dallas.
Singapura joins as senior counsel and member of the firm’s Litigation practice. He represents clients in complex disputes involving business torts, contract disputes, partnership disputes and business divorces. Singapura also has substantial experience representing clients within the commercial real estate industry, regularly being called upon to handle nearly any matter that involves protection of their assets, investments and business objectives. He is a graduate of the University of Houston Law Center (J.D., 2012) and the University of Texas at Austin (B.S., 2008).
Risinger joins as an associate in the firm’s Litigation group. With a substantial civil litigation experience, she has tried more than 10 jury trials to final judgment, including securing a verdict of more than $18M. Two of the matters on which Risinger has worked were recognized as “Top 100 Verdicts in Texas,” in 2016 and 2018. Named a “Texas Rising Star” in 2019-2020 and to the National Trial Lawyers’ “Top 40 Under 40” for 2020, she is a graduate of Baylor University School of Law (J.D., 2016) and the University of Portland (B.A., 2012).