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Webinar: Recovering Attorney’s Fees in Bankruptcy Court Litigation

July 10, 2020 @ 11:00 am 12:15 pm

This webinar is co-hosted by the Insolvency Law Committee of the Business Law Section of the California Lawyers Association and Remedies Section of the Los Angeles County Bar Association

1.25 hours of MCLE provided by The Los Angeles County Bar Association.

Recent federal cases have changed the recoverability of attorney’s fees in bankruptcy proceedings under California law and the Bankruptcy Code. This program will provide an in-depth discussion of the important decisions regarding the availability of attorney’s fees in litigating issues in bankruptcy court, including contractual attorney’s fees provisions under California law, and an overview of the strategies for both creditors and debtors to pursue and recover attorney’s fees when litigating in bankruptcy court.  

Audience questions during the Zoom webinar are welcome and encouraged. We also welcome questions prior to the program, which can be sent to Joseph Boufadel at

Written materials will be distributed electronically prior to the program. 


  • Hon. Victoria S. Kaufman, United States Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California
  • Daniel J. Bussel, Professor, UCLA School of Law and Partner, KTBS Law LLP
  • Gregory M. Salvato, Partner, Salvato Law Offices

Joseph Boufadel, Salvato Law Offices

We are committed to accessibility! Virtual events are equipped with closed captioning. To request an in-person accommodation, send us a note at or contact us at 916-516-1760 for assistance.


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