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Kimberly S. Fineman

SENIOR COUNSEL

Kim’s practice focuses in business restructurings and bankruptcy, with extensive experience in real property, corporate and intellectual property matters. She has the unique perspective of having experienced business law as a big firm attorney for many years, as a member of the judicial staff for almost an equal number of years, and as a director of legal education for an arm of the University of California.  She has represented clients in matters throughout the United States.

kfineman@nutihart.com | 510.506.7156


Areas of Experience

  • Asset Purchases, including personal, real and intellectual property

  • Representation of Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Debtors and Creditors

  • Representation of Chapter 7 Business Debtors

  • Representation of Independent Chapter 11 Trustees

  • Representation of Creditors Committees and Committee Members

  • Representation of Lenders and Investors

  • Out-of-Court Workouts and Restructurings, representing both lenders and debtors

  • Bankruptcy litigation and appeals

  • Creditors’Rights and Provisional Remedies


Clerkships

  • Honorable Leslie Tchaikovsky, U. S. Bankruptcy Court Judge for the Northern District of California, 1997

  • Honorable Arthur S. Weissbrodt, U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judge for the Northern District of California, 2005-2011

Education

  • Tulane University, J.D., cum laude

  • Stetson University, B.A., Psychology and Political Science, Phi Beta Kappa, cum laude

Bar and Court Admissions

  • California State Bar

  • All California State Courts

  • U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Eastern, Central and Southern Districts of California

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit