Bankruptcy Dog


This is a calendar of events of interest to Los Angeles bankruptcy professionals. The Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum is a proud sponsor of If you would like an event to be posted on "the dog," please send your announcement to J. Scott Bovitz. Include the link to the registration page on your group's web site. Thank you.



June 13 dinner:

Financial Lawyers Conference. George M. Treister Memorial Bankruptcy Law Update. Davidson, Glazer. Los Angeles.


June 17 (deadline):

The United States District Court, Central District of California, is currently accepting applications from qualified individuals interested in serving as Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference Lawyer Representatives. The selected Lawyer Representatives will be representative of the entire district and reflect the diversity of lawyers practicing before the Court. Interested persons should complete the application, which can be found on the Court's website under the Lawyer Representatives section located in the "Attorneys" tab of the Court's homepage. Additional information about serving as a Lawyer Representative can be found on the 9th Circuit's website at Please send completed applications no later than June 17, 2019, to


June 19 social:

Orange County Bankruptcy Forum. Summer Social at Pelican Hill. Newport Coast.


June 19 dinner:

Federal Bar Association, Inland Empire Chapter. Judges Appreciation Dinner, 19th Annual Constitutional Law Forum. Hon. Phillips, Chemerinsky.


June 20 lunch seminar (but no lunch):

Orange County Bankruptcy Forum. Bankruptcy ethics. Buckner, Ringstad, Sieveke. Santa Ana.


July 2, Monday Night Lawyer Movie Club Unless It's On Tuesday:

Every now and then, members of the Monday Night Lawyer Movie Club Unless It's On Tuesday gather for a bite (usually at a restaurant at LA Live, next to Staples Center, 800 West Olympic Boulevard) and watch the latest film at the Regal Cinema (also at LA Live, 1000 West Olympic Boulevard, Los Angeles). For upcoming film selections, dates, and times, visit or send a note to


July 18:

SoCal IWIRC. Summer Soirée at Perch. Los Angeles.


July 22-25 judicial conference:

Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference. Spokane, Washington.


October 12 seminar:

Inland Empire Bankruptcy Forum. 26th Annual Consumer Bankruptcy Seminar. Riverside.


October 24 video and live discussion:

Roadways to the Federal Bench: Who, Me? A Bankruptcy Judge? Hon. Yun, more. Los Angeles (Roybal). For questions, please contact Jessica Garibay at (213) 894-3126.


October 30-November 2 convention:

National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges. Washington DC (Marriott Marquis).


November 7 dinner:

Central District Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys Association. 2019 Calvin Ashland Awards Dinner (Howard M. Ehrenberg, trustee of the year). Los Angeles.