Dean Thompson Kirby Jr

Dean Thompson Kirby Jr

Foreclosure Attorney

San Diego, CA





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About Me

Dean T. Kirby Jr. is a shareholder of the law firm of Kirby & McGuinn. He represents lenders and creditors in bankruptcy, foreclosure and receivership matters. He has represented bankruptcy trustees, creditor committees, lenders and landlords in bankruptcy and receivership cases. He is certified by the American Board of Certification in the field of Creditors' Rights. He is also certified by...

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Payments & Fees


Contingent (15%-25%), Hourly ($395/hour)

Client Reviews

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This is your Man

Posted by: Ken over 4 years ago.

I work as a title agent for a national company handling REO's so i need assistance on state guidelines, forms, and requirements while handling each...

knowledgable + creative

Posted by: a Debt Collection client over 5 years ago.

Dean came up with a very creative solution to our problem - He is easy to talk to, clever and very helpful. Highly recommended
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Thomas Barr Gorrill
Thomas Gorrill

San Diego, CA

Almost 2 years ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I endorse this lawyer. I have known Dean for over 20 yrs and can attest to his knowledge and experience in creditor's rights, especially in Chapter...
Ari Yale Basser
Ari Basser

San Diego, CA

Over 3 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Mr. Kirby is an experienced, diligent, and courteous member of the legal profession. He is dedicated to providing excellent service to his clients....
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1979 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 09/17/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1981 – 1992

Stephenson & Prairie


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1979 Juris Doctor in

University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law


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2013 Top Lawyer - Commercial Law

San Diego Magazine


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2002- present Director

San Diego Bankruptcy Forum

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Showing 2 of 2 publications

2013 A Deed of Trust Without a Trustee?

United Trustee's Association UTA Quarterly

2007 Web Log

Bankruptcy Beach

Speaking Engagements

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2011 Secured Commercial Real Estate Transactions

at SDCBA Continuing Education

2011 Secured Commercial Real Estate Transactions

at New Lawyer's Division Program

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