Accomplishments

Leslie Cohen Law has an established track record in many industries and numerous aspects of bankruptcy law. Some of our team’s recent accomplishments include:

  • Confirmation of a Chapter 11 plan for well-known Hollywood sound company.
  • 9th Circuit affirming successful defense of preference action against insider principal/guarantor.
  • Successful defense at trial of a fraudulent conveyance action against debtor’s spouse for monies she received prior to bankruptcy.
  • Successful prosecution of a four-day trial obtaining a $2.9 million judgment for nondischargeability and objection to discharge.
  • Successful defense at trial of a fraudulent conveyance action against a trust established by a Chapter 7 debtor.
  • Successful defense via nonsuit following plaintiff bankruptcy trustee’s presentation of case on fraudulent conveyance action against affiliates of Chapter 7 debtor.
  • Confirmation of a Chapter 11 plan with debt restructuring for one of Southern California’s prominent cattle companies.
  • Confirmation of a Chapter 11 plan with debt restructuring for a $50 million real estate company.
  • Successful defense of a $5.5 million insider preference through trial with judgment in favor of our client and no liability.
  • Confirmation of a Chapter 11 plan for a multimillion dollar, high profile personal injury law firm.
  • Confirmation of a Chapter 11 liquidating plan for an advertising agency.
  • Successful defense of an involuntary bankruptcy petition against our client and reclamation of a large portion of the legal fees incurred in defending the petition.
  • Representation of a well-known entertainment company in a liquidating transfer of assets to new ownership.
  • Successfully obtaining a dismissal of a preference and fraudulent conveyance action against a corporate principal with no resulting liability.
  • Winning a motion to dismiss a district court and related bankruptcy court lawsuit brought by a union against our client, a Chapter 11 debtor.
  • Successfully obtaining a relief from stay on behalf of a real estate company to allow it to pursue a state court action and mechanics lien dispute against a southern California contracting company in bankruptcy.