Stephen D. Finestone

Stephen D. Finestone: Attorney with Finestone Hayes LLP
  • Principal at Finestone Hayes LLP (2 Attorneys)
  • 456 Montgomery Street 20th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94104
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Selected Northern California Super Lawyers, 2008-2013. Recipient, Outstanding Volunteer in Public Service Award, Bar Association of San Francisco. Member, Bench Bar Liaison Committee - Bankruptcy Court Northern District of California. Faculty: The Impact of Bankruptcy on the Dissolution of Marriage; Fundamentals of Bankruptcy Law and Procedure in California, National Business Institute. Sterling Education Services, Basic Bankruptcy Law and Practice in California. Panelist, Honey I Shrunk the Mortgage - Handling a "Short Sale."

Areas of Practice (13)

  • Bankruptcy
  • Insolvency
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Bankruptcy Chapter 7
  • Bankruptcy Collections
  • Bankruptcy Litigation
  • Commercial Bankruptcy
  • Debtor Bankruptcy
  • Creditor Bankruptcy
  • Debt Relief
  • Foreclosures
  • Personal Bankruptcy
  • Bankruptcy Chapter 11

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
415-421-2624  Phone
415-398-2820  Fax
University Attended:
University of California at Santa Barbara, B.A., 1981
Law School Attended:
Hastings College of the Law, University of California, J.D., 1986
Year of First admission:
U.S. District Court, Northern, Eastern, Central and Southern Districts of California; 1986, California and U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
Bar Association of San Francisco (Member, Insolvency Panel); State Bar of California; American Bar Association.
Birth Information:
Oslo, Norway, August 28, 1959
Reported Cases:
In re Cukierman, 265 F3d 846 (9th Cir. 2001); In re Acosta, 182 B.R. 561 (N.D. Cal. 1995); In re Cukierman, 242 B.R. 486 (9th Cir. BAP 1999); Van Zandt v. Mbunda (In re Mbunda) 484 B.R. 344 (9th Cir. BAP 2012); Kenoyer v. Cardinale (In re Kenoyer), 489 B.R. 103 (Bkrtcy. ND CA 2013).

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