Mr. Patric J. Kelly

Mr. Patric J. Kelly: Attorney with Adleson, Hess & Kelly A Professional Corporation


Member, Congressman Don Edwards Inns of Court. Extern, Chief Justice Donald Wright, Calif. Supreme Court, 1975. Contributor, California (now United) Trustee's Association Newsletter, 1983—. Speaker: California (now United) Trustees Association, since 1983; California Mortgage Broker's Association, since 1986; Santa Clara County Bar Association, since 1995; Santa Clara County Association of Realtors; First American Title Insurance Company; California Trust Deed Broker's Association; Mortgage Association of California; . Instructor: De Anza Community College, Real Estate and Business Law; San Jose State University, Real Estate Law. California Real Estate Broker, 1979—. Drafter of legislation regarding California real property foreclosure law which has become law. Co-Author: Textbook for California Broker's Class; "Foreclosures, Distress Sales and Bankruptcy." Author: "Ethics, Professional Conduct & Legal Aspects of Real Estate." Lecturer: National Business Institute, "Foreclosure and Repossession in California - How To Do It Right;" "California Foreclosure and Repossession;" Special focus in secured creditor bankruptcy representation, and representing secured lenders in foreclosure litigation. Member: United Trustee's Association; California Mortgage Association. Community Volunteer, including softball coach for 15 years.

American Bankruptcy Institute.

Areas of Practice (73)

  • Creditor Bankruptcy
  • Business Law
  • Real Estate
  • Class Actions
  • Commercial Law
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Contracts
  • Corporate Law
  • Debtor and Creditor
  • Leases and Leasing
  • Litigation
  • Mortgages
  • Bankruptcy Chapter 7
  • Bankruptcy Chapter 11
  • Bankruptcy Chapter 13
  • Bankruptcy Fraud
  • Bankruptcy Litigation
  • Bankruptcy Reorganization
  • Commercial Bankruptcy
  • Commercial Foreclosure
  • Commercial Insolvency
  • Foreclosures
  • Fraudulent Conveyance
  • Insolvency
  • Receivership
  • Unfair Competition
  • Workouts
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Commercial Transactions
  • Commercial Transfers
  • Commercial Conveyancing
  • Commercial Real Estate Acquisitions
  • Commercial Real Estate Bankruptcy
  • Commercial Real Estate Contracts
  • Commercial Real Estate Development
  • Commercial Real Estate Finance
  • Commercial Real Estate Litigation
  • Commercial Real Estate Sales
  • Closely Held Corporations
  • Corporate Real Estate
  • Incorporation
  • Small Business Corporations
  • S Corporations
  • Creditors Rights
  • Creditors Rights in Bankruptcy
  • Secured Creditors Rights
  • Unsecured Creditors Rights
  • Mortgage Law
  • Commercial Mortgages
  • Mortgage Bankruptcy
  • Mortgage Finance
  • Mortgage Foreclosure
  • Mortgage Lien Foreclosure
  • Mortgage Refinancing
  • Mortgage Workouts
  • Adverse Possession
  • Quiet Title
  • Real Estate Acquisitions
  • Real Estate Bankruptcy
  • Real Estate Brokerage Law
  • Real Estate Brokers and Agents Liability
  • Real Estate Contracts
  • Real Estate Foreclosure
  • Real Estate Investment
  • Real Estate Leasing
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Real Estate Sales
  • Real Estate Secured Lending
  • Real Property
  • Real Estate Workouts
  • Real Property Acquisitions
  • Real Property Finance
  • Residential Real Estate Sales

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
408-341-0234  Phone
408-341-0250  Fax
University Attended:
California State University, Hayward, B.A., summa cum laude, 1973
Law School Attended:
Santa Clara University School of Law, J.D., summa cum laude, 1976
Year of First Admission:
1990, U.S. District Court, Central, Eastern and Southern Districts of California; 1976, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California; 1999, U.S. District Court, District of Arizona; 1992, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit and U.S. Supreme Court; 1976, California
Santa Clara County and West Valley Bar Associations; State Bar of California.
Reported Cases:
In re Zamani (2008) 390 B.R. 680; In re Cecconi (2007) 366 B.R. 83; Ung v. Koehler (2005) 135 Cal. App. 4th 186; Melendrez v D & I Investments, Inc. (2005) 127 Cal.App.4th 1238; Nguyen v. Calhoun (2003) 104 Cal.App.4th 428; Abdallah v. United Savings Bank (1996) 43 Cal.App.4th; In re Apte, 180 B.R. 223 (9th Cir.BAP (Cal.) 1995); USA Nutrasource, Inc., v. CNA Insurance Company (2001 N.D.Cal) 140 F.Supp.2d 1049; In re BFP, 114 S.Ct. 1757, (U.S. Supreme Court, 1994) - amicus; I. E. Associates v. Safeco Title Ins. Co. (1985) 39 Cal.3d 281- amicus; Trustors Security Service v. Title Recon Tracking Service, (1996) 49 Cal.App.4th 592 - amicus; Lindsay v. Beneficial Reinsurance Co. (In re Lindsay) (9thCir.1995) 59 F.3d 942 - amicus.
Hobbies & interests:
Golf, softball, coaching, cooking, travel, family.
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa and MasterCard
  • Fixed Hourly Rates

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