Representative Cases

Schoenmann v. Bank of the West (In re Tenderloin Health), 849 F.3d 1231 (9th Cir. 2017)(represented Defendant-Appellee, Bank of the West).

Alegre v. Michael H. Clement Corp. (In re Michael H. Clement Corp), 2011 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 25155 (N.D. Cal. Feb. 25, 2011) (represented Chapter 11 debtor in commercial lease dispute).

Ormsby v. First Am. Title Co. of Nev. (In re Ormsby), 591 F.3d 1199 (9th Cir. 2010) (represented Appellee, First American Title Company of Nevada in non-dischargeability action).

Burkart v. Coleman (In re Tippett), 542 F.3d 684 (9th Cir 2008) (represented amicus curiae, CLTA, in support of Appellee).

In re Connectix, 372 B.R. 488 (Bankr. N.D. Cal. 2007) (represented debtor/tenant in landlord-tenant claims litigation).

In re Chameleon Systems, Inc. 306 B.R. 666 (Bankr N.D. Cal. 2004) (represented landlord in landlord-tenant claims litigation).

Palm v. Cady (In re Cady), 315 F.3d 1121 (9th Cir. 2003) (represented Appellant on behalf of First American Title Guaranty Company on effect of automatic stay).

Royal Foods Co. v. L.R. Holdings, Inc. (In re Lyon’s Restaurants, Inc.), 13 Fed. Appx. 500; 2001 U.S. App. LEXIS 13372 (9th Cir. 2001) (represented Appellee, priority PACA claimant).

Moldo v. Matsco, Inc. (In re Cybernetic Services, Inc.), 252 F.3d 1039 (9th Cir. 2001) cert. denied, 534 U.S. 1130, 122 S.Ct. 1069, 151 L.Ed. 2d 972 (2002) (enforced Appellee, finance company’s lien on patent).

Montclair Retail Center, L.P. v. Bank of the West (In re Montclair Retail Center, L.P.), 177 B.R. 663 (9th Cir. BAP 1999) (represented Appellee, Bank of the West, on Chapter 11 “cram-down” issues).

In re Haley, 950 F.2d 588 (9th Cir. 1991) (represented, Appellee, Coldwell Banker Commercial Group, Inc., on surcharge issues).

In re Adams Delivery Service, Inc., 24 B.R. 589 (9th Cir. BAP 1982) (represented, Appellee, Chapter 11 debtor in defense against back-pay, wage claim).

In re Zed, Inc., 20 B.R. 462 (Bankr. N.D. Cal. 1982) (represented Central Bank in “bad faith” bankruptcy filing).