Morris Manning & Martin, LLP

David  Cranshaw

David W. Cranshaw

Senior Counsel
Phone: 404.504.7605
Fax: 404.365.9532
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David W. Cranshaw is a Senior Counsel in the firm’s Creditors’ Rights and Bankruptcy Practice. Mr. Cranshaw has practiced in the areas of creditors’ rights, bankruptcy and commercial litigation for over 35 years. He currently represents secured creditors in a variety of workout, restructuring and bankruptcy matters and also represents borrowers or equity holders in workouts, refinancings and bankruptcy matters. Mr. Cranshaw has served as an operating or liquidating Trustee in Chapter 11 and Chapter 7 cases, has represented unsecured creditors’ committees in Chapter 11 cases and has been selected as mediator in a variety of bankruptcy-related matters. He has been honored every year by Atlanta magazine as a “Georgia Super Lawyers” since 2004. He has also been listed in Chambers USA each year from 2006 to 2016 and in Georgia Trend’s Legal Elite from 2008 to 2015.


  • Master of the Bench, W. Homer Drake, Jr. Georgia Bankruptcy American Inn of Court
  • American Bar Association
  • Atlanta Bar Association
  • Listed, Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business - top lawyer in Bankruptcy/Restructuring (2006-2019)
  • Ranked, The Legal 500 as a Leader in Finance & Bankruptcy (2009)
  • Selected, Georgia Trend’s Legal Elite - Bankruptcy & Creditors’ Rights (2008 - 2015)
  • Selected, Georgia’s Best Lawyers (2009)
  • Selected, Georgia Super Lawyer by Atlanta Magazine (2004, 2006 - 2018)
  • Named, The Best Lawyers in America - top lawyer for Litigation-Banking & Finance (2008 - 2019)
  • Named, Lawyer of the Year for Banking and Finance, The Best Lawyers in America (2017)

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