Blank is a practicing attorney in California, specializing in corporate and securities law.
Online PR News – 16-January-2014 – Irvine, California – TRI Pointe Homes, Inc. (NYSE:TPH) has announced the appointment of Brad Blank as Vice President/General Counsel of the company, effective January 20, 2014.
Blank is a practicing attorney in California, specializing in corporate and securities law. Most recently, he was an associate in the Orange County office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, LLP, during which time he worked on complicated corporate and real estate transactions, as well as corporate governance and NYSE compliance matters. Prior to joining Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, Blank, also a CPA, was a Senior Accountant at Arthur Andersen and Kushner, Smith, Joanou and Gregson, LLP.
“Brad’s skillset and work ethic will be a tremendous asset to TRI Pointe as we look to complete our merger with WRECO,” said TRI Pointe CEO Douglas Bauer. “As the lead Senior Associate that worked with us to put the WRECO transaction agreement together, he already understands our company and our industry well. We are confident that he will bring strong leadership and principles to the legal department of our combined companies.”
Blank received his law degree with honors from the University of San Diego, and graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Pepperdine University.
About TRI Pointe Homes
TRI Pointe Homes, Inc. (NYSE: TPH) is engaged in the design, construction and sale of innovative single-family homes in planned communities in major metropolitan areas located throughout Southern and Northern California and, most recently, Colorado. The Company is headquartered in Irvine, California. For more information about the company and its new home developments, please visit www.TRIPointeHomes.com.
Except for the historical information contained in this press release, the matters set forth in this press release, including statements regarding the Company's plans with respect to building and selling homes, are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially, including the risks and uncertainties associated with adverse weather, regulatory approvals, labor shortages and other risks detailed in the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2012 and other documents subsequently filed with or furnished to the Securities and Exchange Commission. These forward-looking statements are based on current information that may change and you are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this press release. All forward-looking statements are qualified in their entirety by this cautionary statement, and the Company undertakes no obligation to revise or update any forward-looking statement to reflect events or circumstances after the issuance of this press release.