For more than 20 years, Uzzi Raanan has served as a lawyer and advisor in bankruptcy and business reorganization. Trustees and creditor committees frequently turn to him with their most challenging matters. Clients seek counsel from Uzzi for tough business challenges and when looking for proactive strategies to resolve business problems.
Uzzi has extensive experience representing creditors and debtors and Chapter 11 creditor committees as well as court-appointed receivers and bankruptcy trustees with regard to insolvencies, business bankruptcy preplanning, litigation, state and federal court receiverships, and commercial law disputes, including loan guaranties and assignments of ownership interests. His litigation practice includes prosecuting and defending fraudulent transfer and preferential transfer avoidance actions, nondischargeability, discharge, asset sales, and claims disputes. He also specializes in handling appeals and a myriad of other issues arising in bankruptcy.
Uzzi Raanan has held leadership positions with various bar groups, including Chair of the Business Law Section and Co-Chair of the Insolvency Law Committee of the State Bar of California. He serves on the Board of Governors of the Beverly Hills Bar Association and is a former President of the Beverly Hills Bar Foundation.