Gregory C. Nuti


Greg is experienced in both bankruptcy and litigation in state, federal and bankruptcy courts. He has successfully litigated and administered extensive litigation portfolios stemming from large corporate bankruptcies, involving a wide mix of issues ranging from personal injury claims, WARN Act class actions and claims under the Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act ("PACA"), to multi-million dollar complex commercial disputes. He has experience in both drafting and enforcing all types of commercial agreements under the commercial code, including secured and unsecured loans, sales, leases, consignments and distribution agreements. Greg also is experienced in franchisee/franchisor relationships. | 510.506.7153

Areas of Experience

  • Commercial bankruptcies, including the reorganization process and resulting litigation

  • Representation of creditors, debtors, trustees and Chapter 11 Creditors Committees

  • State law insolvency proceedings, including Assignments for the Benefit of Creditors

  • Representation of software companies, real estate development entities, retail businesses (e.g. children’s clothing, high fashion footwear and various food services), manufacturers (e.g. industrial foods processors, electronics, breweries), assisted care living facilities, financial institutions, asset-based lenders, mortgage companies and mortgage servicers in litigation and distressed business situations

  • Debt collection and the defense of collection actions

  • Negotiation and documentation of lending transactions, asset acquisitions, bulk sales, consignments and other sales under the Commercial Code


  • Northern California Super Lawyer®, Bankruptcy: Business, 2017-2019

  • Rated AV® Preeminent™ by Martindale-Hubbell®

  • Recognized by Best Lawyers® in America since 2018

  • Member of Bench-Bar Liaison Committee, Bankruptcy Court of the Northern District of California, 2015-2018

    • Member of Subcommittee on Local Rules, 2017-2018

  • University of San Francisco School of Law, guest lecturer (November 2009)


  • Santa Clara University School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude

  • University of California at Berkeley, B.A.

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