Mr. Frank graduated with a B.S. degree in Mathematics-Computer  Science from the Engineering Department from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1975 and received his J.D. degree from Loyola Law School in 1986 with honors  and was awarded the American Jurisprudence award in Contracts.

Of counsel to our firm, Michael F. Frank is a litigation and trial lawyer who has extensive litigation experience in the following areas: family law (dissolutions, paternity, custody, support and Marvin actions), intellectual property,  business, and general commercial and civil litigation.

Mr. Frank practices in all facets of bankruptcy and insolvency, including representation of chapter 11 and 13 debtors, secured and unsecured creditors, creditor's committees, trustees and receivers, licensors and franchisors, purchasers of assets and parties involved in litigation and appeals.

Mr. Frank has tried in  excess of  100 jury and court trials and has published California Appellate cases in the areas of attorney fees and arbitrations. Mr. Frank has testified as  an expert witness and served as a mediator on family law matters.

PRACTICE AREAS:
Real Estate, Business, Family Law, Criminal Defense, Litigation and Bankruptcy

BAR & COURT ADMISSIONS:

  • California Supreme Court
  • U. S. Central District Court, CA
  • U. S. Southern District Court, CA
  • U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:

  • Los Angeles County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Los Angeles Trial Lawyers Association
  • California Association of  Criminal Attorneys
  • South Bay Bar Association
  • Beverly Hills Bar Association

PUBLISHED CASE:
Exxess Electronixx v. Heger Realty Corp. (1998) 64 Cal. App. 4th 698, 75 Cal. Rptr. 2d 376.