Dean T. Kirby, Jr.

Dean T. Kirby, Jr.: Attorney with Kirby & McGuinn A.P.C. AV stamp icon
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Associate Editor, California Law Review, 1977-1979. Adjunct Professor, Bankruptcy, Thomas Jefferson School of Law, 1986-1991. Chapter 11 Trustee and Examiner.

(Certified in Creditors' Rights Law by the American Board of Certification) (Certified Specialist, Personal and Small Business Bankruptcy Law, The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization)

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Commercial Law
  • Bankruptcy Law
  • Secured Transactions
  • Creditors Rights

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
619-894-7078  Phone
619-525-1652  Phone
619-525-1651  Fax
University Attended:
University of Nebraska at Lincoln, B.A., 1976
Law School Attended:
University of California at Berkeley, J.D., 1979
Year of First Admission:
1979, California
State Bar of California (Member, Insolvency Law Committee, 1999-2002); San Diego Bankruptcy Forum (Member, Board of Directors); American Bankruptcy Institute; National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees; Commercial Law League of America.
Birth Information:
Lincoln, Nebraska, October 1, 1954
Reported Cases:
Bank of America v. LaJolla Group II, 28 Cal.Rptr. 3d 825 (2005); Nguyen v. Calhoun, 129 Cal. Rptr. 2d 436 (2003); Satten v. Webb, 121 Cal. Rptr. 2d 234, (2002); Federal National Mortgage Assn. v. Bugna, 67 Cal. Rptr. 2d 233 (1997); In re Nunez, 196 B.R. 150 (9th Cir. BAP 1996); In re Reid, 139 B.R. 19 (Bankr. S.D. Cal. 1992).
( Certified in Creditors' Rights Law by the American Board of Certification, Certified Specialist, Personal and Small Business Bankruptcy Law, The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization )
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa and MasterCard

Peer Reviews

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