LOS ANGELES – May 6, 2021 – David M. Guess, a shareholder in global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP’s Restructuring & Bankruptcy Practice, has been elected vice president of the Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum for the 2021-2022 term. He was the program chair for the 2020-2021 term and has served in various board positions within the organization since 2015.
The Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum is an educational and networking resource for bankruptcy and insolvency professionals serving the Central District of California. The forum’s objectives are to provide educational programs; provide a forum for collaborative development of bankruptcy practices regarding law, proposed legislation, rules, and regulations; and to promote high standards and practices in the field overall.
“I’m honored to be elected the new forum vice president,” Guess said. “Our mission of collaboration and education in the service of excellence in bankruptcy law is very important to me and I look forward to furthering these efforts.”
Guess, who is based in Greenberg Traurig’s Orange County office, focuses his practice on business bankruptcy cases and out-of-court workouts. He represents debtors, secured and unsecured creditors, asset purchasers, trustees, fraudulent transfer defendants, landlords, and others. Guess has particular experience in retail, restaurant, hospital, skilled nursing facility, and real estate related bankruptcies, bankruptcy appeals, and fraudulent transfer litigation.
About Greenberg Traurig: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has approximately 2200 attorneys 40 locations in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. GT has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, diversity, and innovation, and is consistently among the largest firms in the U.S. on the Law360 400 and among the Top 20 on the Am Law Global 100. The firm is net carbon neutral with respect to its office energy usage and Mansfield Rule 3.0 Certified. Web: www.gtlaw.com