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Kathleen Patricia March

Kathleen Patricia March

Practice areas:

Bankruptcy & Debt, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

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About Me

Attorney Kathleen March is admitted to practice law in both California and New York. A 1974 graduate of Yale Law School, where she served as editor of the Yale Law Journal, attorney March began her legal career as a law clerk to a United States District Court Judge, United States District Court for the Southern District of New York - one of the most prestigious Courts and one of the most prestigious positions for any young lawyer.


 


In 1974, attorney March then began work for a major "Wall Street" firm in New York City as an attorney, and remained there until 1977. From 1978 to 1982, attorney March was a federal prosecutor in Los Angeles B Assistant U.S. Attorney, Office of the U.S. Attorney, Central District of California. There, attorney March won numerous cases in federal court on behalf of the US government. Then, beginning in 1982, and until she became a Bankruptcy Judge in 1988, attorney March began work with a private law practice in Los Angeles, California, where she became a partner at the business law minded, civil litigation firm.


 


From 1988 until 2002, Kathleen March was a United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Central District of California, Los Angeles, California. In 2002 attorney March retired from being a Bankruptcy Judge after completing her 14 year term, and returned to private practice, founding her own law firm, the Bankruptcy Law Firm, P.C., in 2002.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1975

  1. Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: 25%
  2. Chapter 11 Bankruptcy: 25%
  3. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: 25%
  4. Bankruptcy & Debt: 25%

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Contact Info

The Bankruptcy Law Firm, PC

10524 W. Pico Boulevard
Suite 212
Los Angeles, CA, 90064-2346

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive197805/25/2015
NYCurrently registered 197503/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Certified Consumer Bankruptcy SpecialistAmerican Board of CertificationN/A
Certified Business Bankruptcy SpecialistAmerican Board of CertificationN/A
Certified Specialist - Bankruptcy LawState Bar of CaliforniaN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Founder, Bankruptcy AttorneyThe Bankruptcy Law Firm, PC2002 - Present
United States Bankruptcy JudgeCentral District of California, Los Angeles, California1988 - 2002
Federal Prosecutor, Los Angeles B Assistant U.S. AttorneyOffice of the U.S. Attorney, Central District of California1978 - 1982
Law Clerk to a United States District Court JudgeUnited States District Court for the Southern District of New York1974 - 1975

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Los Angeles Bankruptcy ForumMember2002 - Present
Women Lawyers Association of Los AngelesMember2002 - Present
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2002 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMember1978 - Present
United States District Court for the Northern District of CaliforniaAdmitted1978 - Present
United States District Court for the Southern District of CaliforniaAdmitted1978 - Present
United States District Court for the Eastern District of CaliforniaAdmitted1978 - Present
United States District Court for the Central District of CaliforniaAdmitted1978 - Present
United States Bankruptcy Court for the Central, Southern, Eastern and Northern Districts of CaliforniaAdmitted1978 - Present
United States Court of Appeals For the Second CircuitAdmitted1978 - Present
United States Court of Appeals For the Ninth CircuitAdmitted1978 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaAdmitted to Practice1978 - Present
Federal Bar Association (Los Angeles chapter)Member1978 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1978 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationAdmitted to Practice1975 - Present
United States District Court for the Southern District of New YorkAdmitted1975 - Present

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Practice Guide (The Rutter Group)California Practice Guide: Bankruptcy2013
Practice Guide (The Rutter Group)California Practice Guide: Bankruptcy2012
Practice Guide (The Rutter Group)California Practice Guide: Bankruptcy2011
The Rutter Group California Practice GuideCalifornia Practice Guide: Bankruptcy2010
The Rutter Group California Practice GuideCalifornia Practice Guide: Bankruptcy2009
Rutter Group's Bankruptcy Practice Guide4 Volume Bankruptcy Practice Guide2008
The Rutter Group California Practice GuideCalifornia Practice Guide: Bankruptcy2008
The Rutter Group California Practice GuideCalifornia Practice Guide: Bankruptcy2007

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Yale Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1974
Colorado CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1971
American Board of CertificationConsumer BankruptcyCertified SpecialistN/A
American Board of CertificationBusiness BankruptcyCertified SpecialistN/A
State Bar of CaliforniaBankruptcyCertified SpecialistN/A