Roger Cox



Roger Cox


Roger Cox is counsel to the region’s leading businesses and financial institutions. He is Board Certified in Commercial Real Estate Law, Farm & Ranch Real Estate Law, and Business Bankruptcy Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

Mr. Cox enjoys a national bankruptcy practice, with recent appearances in Delaware, New Mexico, and throughout Texas. He also handles a complex transactions in the commercial real estate and agribusiness space. 

Roger is the author of Cox’s Texas Creditors’ Rights Laws Annotated (Thomson Reuters / West 2018), part of the Thomson Reuters Texas Annotated Code Series. He is also a former contributor to the SMU Law Review – Annual Survey of Texas Law (Bankruptcy & Creditors’ Rights)(1994-2006) and a co-author of Bankruptcy Road Map (State Bar of Texas 2010).

Mr. Cox also maintains a select mediation practice. 



  • Counsel for exit lender in Chapter 11 bankruptcy of beef processing plant.
  • Counsel for senior secured lender in Delaware Chapter 11 of national wholesale nursery, resulting in full payment to client.
  • Counsel for leading regional bank in large agribusiness Chapter 11 bankruptcy. 
  • Negotiation of $100,000,000.00 motor vehicle floor plan and equipment financing facilities for regional motor vehicle dealer group.
  • Obtain federal court judgment and facilitate workout of $2,000,000.00 multi-state agricultural credit facility.
  • Acquisition and financing of motor vehicle dealerships and related commercial real estate facilities in Texas, Oklahoma, and Kansas.
  • Counsel to senior secured workout of $20,000,000.00 loan facility secured by land, livestock, and commercial development property.
  • Counsel to “stalking horse” bidder in large agricultural bankruptcy.
  • Representation of secured lender in $50,000,000 individual Chapter 11; authored competing creditor plan; litigated cash collateral motion, all resulting in full-payment plan.
  • Debtor in Possession counsel in multiple Chapter 11 cases, including two resulting in confirmed plans by publicly traded debtors with valuable tax attributes.
  • Workout of distressed $17,000,000 operating loan and successful sale of commercial feed yard.
  • Defense of multiple avoidance defendants in Ponzi scheme cases.
  • Representation of parties to various commercial, agribusiness, and farm/ranch real property transactions
  • Foreclosure of diverse properties, including dairy facilities, multi-family residential properties, office complexes, and broadcast facilities.
  • Counsel to America’s leading title insurance companies and their insureds.
  • Representation of motor vehicle dealers in administrative actions.
  • Court appointed receiver for diverse businesses, including FM radio broadcaster, real estate developer, etc.
  • Mediation of complex bankruptcy, financial workouts, and real estate disputes.