Practice Areas General Business Practice(1); Corporate; Business; Real Estate Transactions; Business Litigation; Bankruptcy/Insolvency(2); Closely Held Business; Limited Liability Companies; Partnerships; Small Business Law
U.S. Supreme Court, 1985
U.S. Court of Appeal, Ninth Circuit, 1979
U.S. District Court, Central (1979), Eastern (1987), Northern (1981) & Southern (1991)
University of Southern California, J.D., A.B. (cum laude)
Member State Bar of California (Business Section); Central District Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys’ Association (cdcbaa); National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys; Los Angeles County Bar Association (Board of Trustees 1988-1989; Chair, Individual Rights Section, 2009 to present-; Fair Judicial Practices Committee 1986 to present; Commercial Law and Bankruptcy Section); Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles (President, 1988-1989); Asian Pacific American Bar Association.
Biography Note and Article Editor and Staff Member, Southern California Law Review, 1975-1977. Federal Bar Association (President, Los Angeles Chapter 2005-2006; Co-author: "Discharge and Non-dischargeability," California Practice Guide Bankruptcy, TRG, 2007; Author: "The Treatment of Liens in Bankruptcy," CAOC (California Association of Consumer Attorneys); "Sexual Harassment Policy For Legal Employers," Los Angeles Lawyer; Co-Author with Kathleen March "Punitive Damages," Chapter, California Tort Damages (C.E.B., 1988). Adjunct Professor, Loyola Law School, 1987-1988. Recipient of American Bar Association, General Practice, Solo & Small Firm Section Difference Maker Award, 2004. Three-time Recipient, Public Counsel Super Volunteer Award. California Women Lawyers (Board of Governors, 1991-1993; 1995-1997).