Joseph M. Sholder

Joseph M. Sholder: Attorney with Griffith & Thornburgh, LLP AV stamp icon
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Areas of Practice (20)

  • Bankruptcy Law
  • Bankruptcy Chapter 7
  • Bankruptcy Chapter 11
  • Bankruptcy Chapter 12
  • Bankruptcy Collections
  • Bankruptcy Fraud
  • Bankruptcy Litigation
  • Bankruptcy Reorganization
  • Bankruptcy Trustees Rights
  • Commercial Bankruptcy
  • Commercial Foreclosure
  • Commercial Insolvency
  • Commercial Workouts
  • Consumer Bankruptcy
  • Out of Court Debt Restructuring
  • Workouts
  • Civil Litigation
  • Complex Litigation
  • Federal Civil Litigation
  • Education Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
805-965-5131  Phone
805-965-6751  Fax
University Attended:
University of California, Los Angeles, A.B., 1977
Law School Attended:
University of Arizona, J.D., 1980
Year of First Admission:
1982, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois; U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 1981, U.S. District Court, District of Arizona; 1988, U.S. District Court, Northern, Central and Eastern Districts of California; 1980, Arizona; 1986, California; 1982, Illinois
Santa Barbara County Bar; State Bar of California; State Bar of Arizona.
Chinese (Mandarin)
Birth Information:
Los Angeles, California, August 20, 1955
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover

Peer Reviews

4.9/5.0 (2 reviews)
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Santa Barbara, California

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