Eric A. Nyberg

Eric A. Nyberg: Attorney with Kornfield, Nyberg, Bendes, Kuhner & Little, P.C. AV stamp icon


Named Northern California Super Lawyer, 2006-2007. Author: "Bankruptcy Reform Act of 1994," Westland Review's Quick Guide to Foreclosure Law, 1995 Pacific 60. Committee Member, Bench-Bar Liaison Committee, United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of California, 2001—; Mediator, Bankruptcy Dispute Resolution Program, United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of
California, 1994—. Member, Northern California's Super Lawyers, 2007-2008.

Oakland native and resident Eric has practiced bankruptcy, business law, and commercial litigation at Kornfield, Nyberg, Bendes & Kuhner, P.C., since 1987. Eric believes in balancing the need to provide skilled, cost effective representation with objective advice.

Eric is an active member of the legal community, he has served as a committee member of the Insolvency Law Committee of the Business Law Section of the State Bar of California, Chair of the Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Section of the Alameda County Bar Association, has been a mediator for the Bankruptcy Dispute Resolution Program of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of California since the program's inception and is a regular volunteer at bankruptcy clinics sponsored by the Alameda County Bar Association. He is the author of "Bankruptcy Reform Act of 1994," Westland Review's Quick Guide to Foreclosure Law, 1995 Pacific 60, and has been a frequent lecturer on bankruptcy related topics. Eric is a 2006-2016 Northern California Super Lawyer, and has an AV Preeminent rating by Martindale-Hubbell, the national directory of attorneys, indicating outstanding legal ability and very high ethical standards. Outside of his law practice, he is an avid runner, cyclist and enjoys a round of golf. Eric also holds a National Coaching License (soccer).

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Bankruptcy
  • Business Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Probate

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
510-379-5205  Phone
(510) 763-1000  Phone
(510) 273-8669  Fax
Law School Attended:
San Francisco Law School, J.D., 1987
Year of First Admission:
1991, U.S. District Court, Southern District of California; 1988, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California; 1987, California, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit and U.S. District Court, Northern District of California; 1992, U.S. District Court, Central District of California
U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit
U.S. District Court Northern District of California
U.S. District Court Eastern District of California
U.S. District Court Southern District of California
U.S. District Court Central District of California
Birth Information:
Oakland, California, September 3, 1958
Reported Cases:
In Re Richards, 1990 Bankr. Lexis 607 (Bankr. N.D. Cal 1988); In Re Rawlinson, 209 B.R. 501 (N.D. Cal 1997); In Re R.H. Macy & Co., 236 B.R. 583 Bankr. S.D.N.Y. 1999); In Re Vu, 245 B.R. 644 (9th C. BAP 2000); In Re Stinson, 295 B.R. 109 (9th Cir. BAP 2003); In Re Lynch, 363 B.R. 101 (9th Cir. BAP 2007).
Payment Information:
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

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