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Licensed

  1. Chapter 7: 75%
    32 years
  2. Chapter 13: 15%
    32 years
  3. Bankruptcy: 10%
    32 years

Payment

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Fixed (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • David John Rausa

    I endorse this lawyer. outstanding attorney and such a pleasure to work with.

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  • Ivan Trahan

    I have known Tom since the 80's and I have always known him to be a top notch lawyer in his field. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend Tom to anyone who needs counsel for a bankruptcy matter. Everyone I have referred to Tom has given me positive feedback.

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Contact info

Law Office of Thomas B. Gorrill

401 West A Street
Suite 1770
San Diego, CA, 92101

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive198205/24/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Martindale-HubbellAV-rated1996
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerLaw Office of Thomas B. Gorrill1989 - Present
AssociateFitzmaurice & Buchbinder1986 - 1989
OwnerSole practitioner1982 - 1986
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2002 - Present
California Bankruptcy ForumMember1994 - Present
San Diego Bankruptcy ForumMember1994 - Present
American Bankruptcy InstituteMember1990 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
In re: Beaty, 306 F.3d 914 (9th Cir. 2002)Effectively overruled In re: Beaty 268 BR 839
In re: Sandoval, 186 B.R. 490 (9th Cir BAP 1995)Appellant lost his appeal to the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel and we had to obtain a contempt of court citation based on attorney's refusal to return fees.
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
California Western School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1981
Florida International UniversityHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1975
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Lorman Education ServicesBankruptcy in California2011