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Michael Grennier

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CADeceased199508/18/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best Lawyers in CaliforniaAmerican Lawyer Media2013
Pro Bono Recognition AwardSouthern California Elderly Assistance League2013
Top Lawyers in Calif - Highest Ethical Standards & ExcellenceThe Legal Network2013
AVVO Top Contributor 2013 - BankruptcyAVVO2013
Southern California Super LawyersLos Angeles Magazine / Law & Politics Magazine2012
Outstanding Business AwardBetter Business Bureau2012
AVVO Client's Choice AwardAVVO2012
Award Kudzu Best of 2012 - AttorneyKudzu Business Attorney Referral Service2012
Mediator Certificate of Recognition AwardVentura County Superior Court2012
Voluntary Arbitrator Recognition AwardVentura County Superior Court2012
Certificate of Appreciation - Judge Pro TemVentura County Superior Court2012
Award Certificate of Appreciation - Judge Pro TemVentura County Superior Court2011
Judge Pro TemVentura County Superior Court2010
Judge Pro-Tem RecognitionVentura County Superior Court2009
Temporary Judge AwardVentura County Superior Court2008
Award Pro BonoState Bar of California2007
Bankrputcy / ContractsLaw Professor of the Year2004
Bankruptcy / ContractsLaw Professor of the Year2002
Law Professor of the Year - ContractsLaw Professor ot the Year - Bankruptcy2001
Awarded Distinguished Professor 5 Years or MoreSouthern California Institute of Law1996
Admitted to PracticeSupreme Court of California1995
Admitted to PracticeUnited States District Court1995
JD Awarded Cum LaudeSouthern California Institute of Law1995
American JurisprudenceBancroft-Whitney1993
Legal Publisher’s AwardsWest Law1993

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
CEOGrennier Law, PC2012 - 2013
Volunteer AttorneyVolunteer Attorney at Family Crisis Center2012 - 2013
AttorneyGrennier Law2011 - 2012
Judge Pro TemVentura County Superior Court2008 - 2011
Senior Citizen AdvocateSenior Citizens Legal Services2006 - 2012
Judge Pro TemLos Angeles Superior Court2005 - 2007
Law Professor - ContractsSouthern California Institute Of Law1996 - 2001
Professor of BankruptcySouthern California Institute Of Law1996 - 2002
Bankruptcy AttorneyGrennier Law, PC - #1 Bankruptcy Attorney in Ventura1995 - Present
Lead Attorney and OwnerGrennier Law, PC1995 - Present

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Ventura County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2013 - 2014
Morgan LawAssociate Member2013 - 2014
Southern California Elderly Assistance LeaguePresident - Bankruptcy Section2013 - Present
Central District Consumer Bankruptcy Attorney AssociationAttorney Member2013 - 2014
Ventura County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2012 - 2013
The Rainmaker InstituteMember Honors Graduate2012 - 2012
Bankruptcy Practice WorkshopGraduate - Attendee2012 - 2012
PADICertified Master Scuba Diver2012 - Present
Southern California Bankruptcy American Inn of CourtAttorney Member2012 - Present
Central District Consumer Bankruptcy Attorney AssociationAttorney Member2012 - 2013
Consumer Bankruptcy AssociationMember Attorney2012 - Present
Morgan LawAssociate Member2012 - 2013
Ventura County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2012 - Present
Professional Network GroupMember2012 - 2013
Los Angeles Bankruptcy ForumAttorney Member2011 - Present
San Fernando Valley Bar Association, Senior Citizen Legal ProgramMember Volunteer Attorney2011 - Present
Ventura County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2011 - 2012
Ventura County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2010 - 2011
Ventura County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2009 - 2010
Ventura County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2008 - 2009
Ventura County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2007 - 2008
National Business InstituteMember Honors Graduate2006 - Present
Ventura County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2006 - 2007
Ventura County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2005 - 2006
Ventura County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2004 - 2005
Ventura County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2003 - 2004
Ventura County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2002 - 2003
Ventura County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2001 - 2002
Ventura County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2000 - 2001
Ventura County Bar AssociationAttorney Member1999 - 2000
Ventura County Bar AssociationAttorney Member1998 - 1999
Ventura County Bar Association, Barristers SectionAttorney Member1997 - 1998
American Bar AssociationMember1996 - Present
Ventura County Bar AssociationAttorney Member1996 - 1997
State Bar of California, Bankruptcy Law SectionMember1995 - Present
Ventura County Bar Assoc., Personal Injury SectionMember1995 - Present
Ventura County Bar Association, Bankruptcy SectionMember1995 - Present
Lawyer Pilots Bar AssociationEagle Member1995 - Present
United States District Court for the Southern District of CaliforniaMember1995 - Present
United States District Court for the Eastern District of CaliforniaMember1995 - Present
United States District Court - Northern District of CaliforniaMember1995 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1995 - Present
Southern California Insutitute of LawAlumnus Member1995 - Present
United States District Court for the Central District of CaliforniaAttorney Member1995 - Present
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember1995 - Present
Ventura County Bar AssociationAttorney Member1995 - 1996
Ventura County Bar Assoc., Lawyer Referral Svcs.Member1995 - Present
Private Pilot's LicenseFixed Wing and Rotorcraft1982 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Joseph vs. Bank of AmericaAvoided 2nd Mortgage from Home
Cribbs vs. Green Tree FundingAvoided 2nd Mortgage on Home
Anonymous vs. Ford and FirestoneSettlement of $1,600,000.00

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Ventura Divorce AttorneyLife After Divorce2013
CreateSpace Independent PublishingBook Published: Recovering from Bankruptcy: Advice from a Judge Pro Tem2013
The Suit National MagazineThe Hidden Risks of Bankruptcy2012
Ventura County Star NewspaperIt's Never Easy When You Lose Your Home2012
Repairing Your Credit After BankruptcyRepairing Your Credit After Bankruptcy2012
San Francisco Examiner (Clarity Digital Group LLC d/b/a Examiner.com.)When it is smarter to NOT pay your debts ?2012
San Francisco Examiner (Clarity Digital Group LLC d/b/a Examiner.com.)6 Tips to a better credit score after a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy2012
San Francisco Examiner (Clarity Digital Group LLC d/b/a Examiner.com.)Should I try to save my home, walk away, attempt a loan mod. or file bankruptcy?2012
San Francisco Examiner - Clarity Digital Group LLC d/b/a Examiner.com.Historic Alma Rosa Winery in Santa Barbara has filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy2012
A Client Guide to Chapter 7 and Chapter 13Bankruptcy Basics2012
Featured article in Ventura County Star NewspaperBankruptcy is a difficult position to be in2011
Martindale-Hubbard PublicationPersonal Injury Facts2009
Law School Study GuideConsumer Bankruptcy2006

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Bankruptcy Practice WorkshopBankruptcyGraduate Attendee2012
The Rainmaker InstituteBankruptcyGraduate - Atendee2012
National Business InstituteProbate ProcessProfessional Developement - Probate2006
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis ObispoEnglishBS - Bachelor of Science1984
Ventura CollegePolitical ScienceAssociate in Science Degree1980
Southern California Institute of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
What Family Law Attorneys Need to Know About BankruptcyFamily Law and Bankruptcy2013
Town Meeting ForumCommunity Legal Questions2013
Legal Advice EventsLegal Advice2013
Handling Personal Injury ClaimsPersonal Injury2013
Bankruptcy Options for the ElderlyBankruptcy2013
Your Personal Injury RightsWhat is a Tort2012
The Basics of Bankruptcy LawThe Basics of Bankruptcy Law2012
Senior Citizens and BankruptcyChapter 7 Bankruptcy2012
U.S. Navy ReserveBankrputcy2005