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Linebarger Prevails Over a Multi-Year Property Tax Avoidance Effort, June 2, 2016

Linebarger Partner Appointed to State Bar of Texas Board of Directors, April 25, 2016

Linebarger Welcomes Experienced New Partner to its Fort Worth Office, April 15, 2016

Tax Assessor getting tough on delinquent property taxpayers, April 14, 2016

6 Investigates Follows Up: County Finds Millions in Unpaid Taxes – Corpus Christi KRISTV, March 11, 2016

More than $2M generated in discovery of inappropriate tax exemptions – Corpus Christi Caller Times, March 11, 2016

With oil prices low, Texas taxing entities prepare for tighter times – The Quorum Report, March 8, 2016

Homestead Exemption Audit Generates Millions for Nueces County, March 8, 2016

Texas Communities Should Brace – And Prepare – For Business Bankruptcies, March 7, 2016

Millions Collected for Local Governments in Radio Shack Bankruptcy Case, February 4, 2016

Harris County Tax Assessor cracking down on delinquent taxpayers KHOU, January 13, 2016

Sullivan cracking down on delinquent taxpayers Humble Observer, January 12, 2016

Harris County Appraisal Colllection Tech. Commemorates Software Anniversary, November 13, 2015

Cherelle Parker hosts property tax, deed workshop Philadelphia Tribune, November 12, 2015

Partner Glenn O. Lewis enlightens audience at TSU Founders Day, September 15, 2015

Linebarger Recovers Millions for Cities – US Mayor, June 18, 2015

Carri Baker Wells, Chief Operations Officer of Linebarger’s San Antonio Office, Receives Texas A&M University’s 2015 Distinguished Alumnus Award, June 12, 2015

Harris County Monthly Tax Sale a Success – Mike Sullivan Recovers Lost Revenue for Taxpayers – The Guidry News, June 2, 2015

National Law Firm Is A Dedicated Community Partner – Texas Monthly Magazine, May 19, 2015

Treating Delinquent Taxpayers With Respect – Texas Monthly Magazine, April 10, 2015

Why Does Collecting Delinquent Taxes, Fees and Fines Matter to Texas? – Texas Monthly Magazine, March 23, 2015

America’s Mayors Trust Linebarger – Texas Monthly Magazine, March 16, 2015

DFW Airport Board Re-Elects Officers and Swears In Firm Partner as New Board Member, March 1, 2015

Latina representará a Dallas en el aeropuerto – Al Día, February 28, 2015

Partner Quoted Encouraging Others to Join Houston Bar Association Committees and Give Back to Communities, February 27, 2015

Cities, School Districts Among Radio Shack Creditors – Fort Worth Star Telegram, February 26, 2015

Harris County Tax Sale a Success – The Tribune, February 25, 2015

Linebarger Receives Patriot Award for Military Support – US Mayor, January 1, 2015

A&M University Recognizes Firm Executive Carri Baker Wells Among Texas Women Leaders – Texas Monthly Magazine, December 1, 2014

Media Release: Mayor’s Strike-off Blight Program Putting Properties Back in Productive Use, City of Houston – Office of the Mayor, July 16, 2014

Cities Look to Delinquent Taxes, Fees, Fines for Relief – U.S. Mayor, July 15, 2014

Partner Angelica Hernandez Receives Texas State Bar Award, June 14, 2014

Houston Bar Association Recognizes Partner Angelica Hernandez of the Linebarger Blair & Sampson, LLP Law Firm, April 17, 2014

The Devil in the Details: How the little known property tax lending business preys on the state’s most vulnerable homeowners. By Caelainn Barr and Charlotte Keith – The Texas Observer, March 10, 2014

Angelina County Taxing Entities Receive Delinquent Payments from Aspen Power, November 27, 2013

Delinquent Taxes Puts 46 Properties on Auction Block, Smith County, Texas – KYTX CBS 19, August 19, 2013

Bankers Merely Want Fair Regulation of Property Tax Lien Loans – San Antonio Express-News, March 25, 2013

Collecting What Government is Owed Efficiently and Equitably – Government Magazine, July 18, 2012

Philadelphia Managing Partner Recognized in the July 2012 Issue of Philadelphia SmartCEO Magazine, July 17, 2012

Little Rock goes After Delinquent Accounts, Brings in Much Needed Revenue – U.S. Mayor, April 30, 2012

Linebarger Offers Solutions to Funding Essential Services in Times of Austerity – U.S. Mayor, November 21, 2011

Linebarger Goggan Blair & Sampson, LLP Celebrates 35 Years, June 13, 2011

Using a Lawyer vs. a Collection Agency to Collect Debt – Dun & Bradstreet, February 22, 2011

Port Arthur Wins National Award for West Side, Downtown Program – The Port Arthur News, February 17, 2011

Does the Bankruptcy Court Really Have Unlimited Authority to Redetermine Taxes?, November 9, 2010

Linebarger Uses Advanced Technology to Meet Payment Card Industry Security Standards, October 25, 2010

Partner Glenn Lewis Featured in Fort Worth Business Press, October 7, 2010

Linebarger Goggan Blair & Sampson, LLP has recovered almost $3.3 million in back taxes for City of McAllen in past two years – Edinburg/McAllen Politics, September 7, 2010

Budget Cuts Expanding Government ARM Sector – Inside Arm, August 20, 2010

Late Property Taxes Coming to Various Entities in Orange County, Texas – The Orange Leader, May 5, 2010

CREW Article from the Mid Atlantic Real Estate Journal by Partner Sharon Humble, April 9, 2010

Linebarger Named Top Company for Women by PINK Magazine – Commercial Recorder, July 29, 2009

Bankruptcy Attorneys Knew about Property Taxes, Elizabeth Weller – American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, May 17, 2009

Texas Counties File in Bankruptcy Court Against WaMu Holding Company – Fort Worth Star-Telegram, September 30, 2008

A New Revenue Stream for Municipalities – Collection Advisor, July 17, 2008

Government Collections Expanding Like Wildfire – Collection Advisor, July 17, 2008

Customer Service, High-Tech Solutions Prove Winning Combination for Linebarger in Collecting Municipal Delinquencies, November 12, 2007

City Begins Collect(ion) Calls – Philadelphia Metro, November 9, 2007

Tax Collection firm Linebarger Uses Unique Model – The Legal Intelligencer, November 6, 2007

Platinum Alliance Forged Between USCM & Linebarger, October 5, 2007

“Business of the Year” Award Presented to Partner Kevin Chester of Linebarger, February 23, 2007

Linebarger Honored for Partnership with Houston, January 25, 2007

Rick Haass, Chief Technology Officer, Honored in Collection Advisor magazine’s “Most Influential Professionals in the Collection Industry” for 2006, January 17, 2007

Number of Women, Minorities at Big-Tex Firms Inches Up – Texas Lawyer, October 4, 2004