Laura Buchanan is of counsel to Stradling's Business Reorganization and Financial Restructuring practice group.
Laura represents debtors in Chapter 7 and 11 cases and creditors in Chapter 7, 11 and 13 cases. She specializes in the preparation of Chapter 11 petitions and first day motions, legal research and drafting of numerous pleadings, including motions for relief from stay, valuation, use of cash collateral, reconsideration, claim objections, rejection of leases and executory contracts, and adversary complaints.
In re ConnectTo Communications
: assisted debtor, a telecommunications company that was a reseller of local telecommunications service; negotiations and litigation involved the California Public Utilities Commission of the State of California, AT&T, and the Universal Service Administrative Company, which is the administrator of the federal universal service programs and universal service fund (USF) under the oversight of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). *
In re Rossco Holdings, Inc. dispute —assisted six affiliated debtors, which hold or develop real estate in Beverly Hills and Montecito, California and Texas. *
University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, J.D., 1991
Stanford University, B.S., electrical engineering, 1987
Memberships & Associations
- Past Board Member, Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum
- Member, Central District Consumer Bankruptcy Attorney Association
- Volunteer, Public Counsel on Bankruptcy Self-Help Desk