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Marc Andrew Lieberman

About me

One of a handful of lawyers certified as bankruptcy law specialists by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization, Mr. Lieberman is a trial attorney with special expertise in pre-bankruptcy planning and in litigating complex bankruptcy matters on behalf of creditors, debtors, and bankruptcy trustees.  He counsels businesses throughout the country on bankruptcy matters pending nationwide


Mr. Lieberman's clients include high profile entertainers, bankruptcy trustees, physicians, attorneys, financial professionals, parties in assignment proceedings, producers and production companies, songwriters, entrepreneurs, lending institutions, real estate developers, assisted living facility operators, investment banking firms, and businesses of all sizes.


Mr. Lieberman is often engaged to assist and advise other attorneys on bankruptcy-related issues confronting their clients. He speaks and writes on the enforcement of judgments, what civil litigators need to know about bankruptcy, provisional remedies in business litigation, what can and cannot be accomplished in bankruptcy, as well as asset protection planning matters.


Mr. Lieberman can be contacted by email. To avoid potential conflicts of interest with existing clients, prospective clients should not include confidential information or presume to have an attorney-client relationship with Mr. Lieberman until he is retained to provide legal services.


Mr. Lieberman's law firm, Fredman Lieberman Pearl LLP, is a federally designated Debt Relief Agency that helps individuals and their companies solve their debt problems, including, where appropriate, filing on their behalf petitions for relief under the United States Bankruptcy Code.


The information in this profile should not be construed as legal advice and is no substitute for obtaining legal advice from an attorney licensed in your state or country.












Languages spoken: Spanish, French, Portuguese, English

Practice areas


  1. Chapter 11 Bankruptcy: 50%
    23 years
  2. Bankruptcy & Debt: 30%
  3. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: 20%
    23 years



Hourly ($135-525/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Aaron Daniel Aftergood

    Having seen Marc in action, both in the office and in court, I know how deeply Marc cares for the well being of each of his clients. He is knowledgeable about the law and is extremely articulate. Clients can rest easier knowing that Marc is representing their interests in the best possible way.


    Aaron Aftergood Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Daniel Matthew Mcgee

    When I have a client who needs a bankruptcy lawyer, Marc Lieberman is my top choice. He excels at finding solutions for difficult problems. He explains things to his clients in plain English. His clients come away always feeling better than when when they walked in.


    Daniel Mcgee Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Fredman Lieberman Pearl LLP

1875 Century Park E Ste 2230
Los Angeles, CA, 90067-2522


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
State Bar of California Board of Legal SpecializationCertified Specialist in Bankruptcy Law2012
Board of Governors AwardBeverly Hills Bar Association2009
Professional FellowshipGovernment of France (Agency for Technical, Industrial, and Economic Cooperation1986
Scholarship Recipient (Ambato, Ecuador)American Field Service (AFS)1981
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Business Bankruptcy Litigation PartnerFredman Lieberman Pearl LLP1999 - Present
Senior Bankruptcy LitigatorMayer, Glassman & Gaines, LLP1993 - 1999
Bankruptcy LitigatorDanning, Gill, Diamond & Kollitz, LLP1991 - 1993
Association namePosition nameDuration
Managing Partners ForumMember2012 - Present
Beverly Hills Bar FoundationOfficer and Board Member2010 - Present
American Bankruptcy InstituteMember2005 - Present
Public CounselBoard of Directors2002 - 2005
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2000 - Present
Beverly Hills Bar AssociationBoard of Governors1999 - 2005
Beverly Hills Bar Association, Bankruptcy SectionChairman1998 - 1999
Southern California Complex Business Litigation Inn of CourtMember1995 - Present
United States Court of Appeals For the Ninth CircuitAdmitted to Practice1993 - Present
United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of CaliforniaAdmitted to Practice1992 - Present
United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of CaliforniaAdmitted to Practice1992 - Present
United States District Court for the Eastern District of CaliforniaAdmitted to Practice1992 - Present
Financial Lawyers ConferenceMember1992 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1991 - Present
United States District Court for the Central District of CaliforniaAdmitted to Practice1991 - Present
United States Bankruptcy for the Central District of CaliforniaAdmitted to Practice1991 - Present
Los Angeles Bankruptcy ForumMember1991 - Present
California Bankruptcy ForumMember1991 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California at Los Angeles School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
Brown UniversitySpanish and LinguisticsAB with High Honors1986
University of Madrid ComplutenseN/AN/AN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
PanelistCollateral Estoppel and the Rooker-Feldman DoctrineN/A
PanelistBouncing Back: Getting Your State Court Case Out of Bankruptcy CourtN/A
PanelistWhat to Do When a Party in Your Case Files BankruptcyN/A
PanelistWhat Civil Litigators Need to Know about Bankruptcy and the Bankruptcy CourtsN/A
PanelistDeepening Insolvency - Lenders and Professionals BewareN/A
PanelistBankruptcy Issues in Family LawN/A
Lecture Series Presented to Barristers of the Beverly Hills Bar AssociationWhat Can and Cannot Be Accomplished in Bankruptcy CourtN/A