Sean A. O'Keefe

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  • 130 Newport Center Drive, Suite 140, Newport Beach, CA 92660
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Author and Speaker: "Adequate Protection After United Savings v. Timbers of Inwood Forest," 16 Cal. Bankr. J. 8 (1988); "Post-Petition Perfection of Assignment of Rent Clauses Under 11 U.S.C. ยง546(b): A Creative Illusion," 17 Cal. Bankr. J. 123 (1989). Panelist: 1990 Annual Conference of the California Bankruptcy Forum, "Converting Rents, Rates and Revenues Into Cash Collateral: New Challenges to an Old Alchemy;" Orange County Bankruptcy Forum, "What Price Justice: Is There an Exception to The Absolute Priority Rule?" February, 1993. National Business Institute Seminar: "How to Protect Secured Interests in Bankruptcy in California," August, 1993; "Bankruptcy Issues Arising From Securitized Loans," Orange County Bar Association, February 2002; "Nondischargeability Litigation: Selected Issues," Orange County Bar Association, May 2002; Panelist, Orange County Bankruptcy Forum Program: "Recovering The Loot: Pursuing And Defending Fraud And Other Claims Against Insiders and Aiders & Abettors In Bankruptcy Cases," April 2009.

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Bankruptcy
  • Creditors Rights
  • Federal Practice
  • Appellate Practice
  • Business Planning

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
949-334-4135  Phone
949-735-5540  Cell Phone
949-274-8639  Fax
University Attended:
Dartmouth College, B.A., 1980
Law School Attended:
Fordham University, J.D., 1983
Year of First Admission:
1986, California; 1984, New York
Orange County (Past Chairman, Commercial Law and Bankruptcy Section; Program Chairman, 1990, Chairman, 1991; Member, Board of Directors, 1994) and New York State Bar Associations; State Bar of California; Orange County Bankruptcy Forum.
Birth Information:
Providence, Rhode Island, July 9, 1958
Reported Cases:
U.S. Philips Corp. v. KBC Bank, N.V., 590 F. 3d 1091 (9th Cir. 2010); In re The Legacy Estate Group, Slip Copy, 2007 WL 3261854 (Bankr. N.D.Cal. 2007). In re California Litfunding, a Nevada Corp., 360 B.R. 310 (Bankr. C.D.Cal. 2007).

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Newport Beach, California

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