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About the Section

The Bankruptcy Section provides educational and networking opportunities for bankruptcy and commercial law attorneys, as well as a liaison with the judiciary. 

Keep an eye out for 2023 dates for our annual East Bay Bankruptcy Symposium, a half-day of hard to get specialty and general CLE for bankruptcy practitioners to keep up to date with the latest developments in the field, held in Oakland and livestreamed, every Fall.

To join the section, please contact our Membership Department at (510) 302-2200 or

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Executive Committee
Leo Spanos

Leo G. Spanos


Jen Lee Law, Inc.
111 Deerwood Rd Ste 200
San Ramon, CA 94583-4445
(925) 586-6738

Mark Bostick

Mark Bostick


 Wendel Rosen LLP
1111 Broadway, 24th Floor
Oakland, CA 94607
(510) 622-7512

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Lawrence L. Szabo


3608 Grand Avenue, Suite 1
Oakland, CA 94610
(510) 834-4893


Hadassah Hayashi

Staff Liaison

Deputy Director
(510) 302-2200