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Andrew Scott Mansfield

Practice areas:

Bankruptcy & Debt

About Me

My family and I enjoy living in Southern California. We have ready access to both the ocean and the mountains.  I'm an early adopter of technology and, according to my wife, I'm focused on reading just about every newspaper I can get my hands on (electronically, that is).  I enjoy the practice of law and a life of learning.


Bankruptcy law is my passion.  I am blessed to live in a world of ideas that help those in need.


MANSFIELD CHENEY, PC is a debt relief agency pursuant to 11 U.S.C. 528(a)(4) and assists individuals, families, and businesses file for bankruptcy relief under the Bankruptcy Code.  This listing may be a communication under California Rule of Professional Conduct 1-400.  No legal relationship is created by the use of this website and no legal advice is provided.  No guarantee or warranty is provided that your case or matter will achieve any particular result and testimonials and endorsements provided on this site do not constitute a guarantee, warranty, or prediction about your matter or case. This communication is made on behalf of MANSFIELD CHENEY, PC and ANDREW S. MANSFIELD, State Bar No. 174556 is responsible for its contents.  All information mentioned in this indexed information listing may be factually substantiated by a credible source, including data from the United States Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER) system.  Detailed data or other supplemental information is available on request.  

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1994

  1. Bankruptcy & Debt: 100%
    21 years, 515 cases

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($360/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

22 total 

  • Douglas Hugh Ridley

    Mr. Mansfield is a fantastic attorney who is widely respected by his peers in the community. Other bankruptcy attorneys I know will regularly go to his office for their expertise in this difficult area. And, he is a great and likeable attorney!

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    Douglas Ridley Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • John Jay Negley Jr

    Andrew is a true expert in his field. He is detailed oriented and extremely effective in assisting clients through a very difficult time in their life.

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    John Negley Family Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199405/25/2015
MAInactive200504/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Preeminent Client RatingMartindale-Hubbell2015
American Jurisprudence Award in Advanced International LawU.C. Berkeley School of Law1994
American Jurisprudence Award in Int. Business TransactionsU.C. Berkeley School of Law1994
American Jurisprudence Award in Public International LawU.C. Berkeley School of Law1993
American Jurisprudence Award in Refugee LawU.C. Berkeley School of Law1993
Summer ScholarshipHague Academy of International Law1993
Grant for Research on the Antarctic Treaty SystemFord Foundation1993

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerHIGSON CHENEY MANSFIELD, PC2013 - Present
AttorneyMansfield Law Office2001 - 2013
PanelistWorld Intellectual Property Organization2000 - 2014
Senior AssociateO'Melveny & Myers LLP1994 - 2001

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
American Bankruptcy InstituteMember2004 - Present
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMemberN/A
Los Angeles Bankruptcy ForumMemberN/A
California Bankruptcy ForumMemberN/A
Central District Consumer Bankruptcy Attorney AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Microsoft v. Webbangladesh.comTransfer of domain name to Microsoft.
Sharon A. Boley v. United States Department of EducationSettled with Department of Education for reduction in student loan debt under 11 USC 523(a)(8)
Sapp v. Citibank, NALien stripped upon successful completion of Chapter 13.

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Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
HarvardN/AMTS2007
University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1994
Trinity UniversityHistory, Political Science, and ReligionBAs1991

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
University of Southern CaliforniaGetting on the E-Commerce Bandwagon1999
Practicing Law InstituteSeminar on Entertainment and Intellectual Property Law1999
Korea Institute of Technology and the Law and the Korea Private International Law AssociationE-commerce and Alternative Dispute Resolution1999
Expo LAInternet Law: Commerce, Privacy and Encryption1999