Orange County Bar Commercial Law and Bankruptcy Section Program on Ethical Issues

Commercial Law and Bankruptcy Section Meeting
January 28, 2016

Ethical Issues in Bankruptcy Debtor Representation

Time: 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Registration Fees:
Pricing varies depending on membership status and options selected.

Details:  Please download the registration flyer.

Tustin Ranch Golf Club
12442 Tustin Ranch Road
Tustin, CA

Hon. Scott C. Clarkson
Bankruptcy Judge
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California

William N. Lobel, Esq.
Lobel Weiland Golden Friedman LLP

Christopher J. Green, Esq.
Lobel Weiland Golden Friedman LLP


The panel will discuss the ethical duties and obligations of debtor’s counsel when dealing with actual, likely, and unlikely conflicts which arise during a bankruptcy case. Also discussed will be the ethics issues that arise while representing a corporate debtor, and when representing married individuals. Furthermore, the panel will discuss the importance of identifying possible conflicts prior to representation, with advice on conducting adequate pre-petition counseling and how to comply with various ethical concerns.

Cancellation Policy: If you make a reservation to attend this section meeting and are unable to attend, please notify the OCBA office in writing 3 business days prior to the meeting date or it will be necessary to bill you for the lunch reservation.

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