Howard Kollitz, Partner

Howard Kollitz

During his more than 40 years of practice, Mr. Kollitz has represented debtors, secured creditors, lessors, trustees, examiners, equity security holders, committees, and governmental entities in bankruptcy cases. He has represented receivers in federal courts and state courts; debtors, creditors, equity security holders, and unofficial committees in out-of-court debt restructuring; assignees for the benefit of creditors; and parties in litigation, mediation, arbitration, trials and appeals.



Practice Areas

Acquisitions and Asset Purchases

Bankruptcy Appeals

Creditor Representation
– Creditor Committee Counsel
– Creditor Representation in Bankruptcy Cases

Debtor Representation
– Chapter 11 Business Reorganization
– Chapter 7
– Out of Court Workouts

Representation of Government Entities

Litigation in Federal and State Courts
– Judgment Enforcement
– Commercial Law Litigation
– Prosecute and Defend Avoidance Actions

Trustee, Receiver and Other Fiduciary Services and Representation
– Assignees
– Bankruptcy Trustees
– Bankruptcy Examiners
– Receivers
– Referees

Education

University of California at Los Angeles (A.B. 1969)

University of California at Los Angeles (J.D. 1973)

Admissions

State Bar of California, 1974

United States District Court, Central District of California

United States District Court, Eastern District of California

United States District Court, Northern District of California

United States District Court, Southern District of California

United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

United States Supreme Court

Memberships & Associations

State Bar of California

American Bankruptcy Institute

American Bar Association

Financial Lawyers Conference

Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum