Andrew joined ULC with deep experience throughout his career saving the homes of thousands of clients facing foreclosure by implementing repayment plans, stripping off second mortgages, and facilitating opportunities for clients to get loan modifications. Additionally, Andrew has been representing debtors in bankruptcy for more than eight years. He is an expert in Chapter 7 and 13 bankruptcy cases. He is also the former Chairman of the Alameda County Bar Association Bankruptcy Executive Committee.
In the past, Andrew presented several continuing education seminars on subjects regarding Chapter 13 bankruptcy and worked with judges and trustees implementing the Chapter 13 plan in Oakland. Andrew fights hard for debtor’s rights. Recently, he won an appeal that was great victory for debtors in protecting their rights to control payment of secured claims in Chapter 13 bankruptcy plans. The case is In re Bea, 533 B.R. 283 (B.A.P. 9th Cir. 2015). This case has been published and is having a positive impact on debtor’s rights across the nation. Andrew is fluent in Spanish.
- California, 2008
- Utah, 2009
- U.S. District Court, Northern and Eastern Districts of California
- 9th Circuit Court of Appeals
- 9th Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel