Bench-Bar Liaison Committee Roster

The Bench-Bar Committee, formed under General Order No. 15, provides “a forum for bankruptcy professionals to discuss with the Judges of the Court the manner in which the business of the Court is being conducted and to solicit suggestions for its improvement.” The below members of the Committee are eager to hear from bankruptcy professionals practicing before the Northern District about any issues relevant to its important mission.

Current Co-Chairs

Jen G. Lee

Committee Term Ends: 2021
Jen Lee Law
111 Deerwood Rd., Suite 200
San Ramon, CA 94583
Phone: (925) 586-6738
Fax: (925) 361-3114

Wayne A. Silver

Committee Term Ends: 2021
Law Office of Wayne A. Silver
1674 N. Shoreline Blvd., Suite 140
Mountain View, CA 94043
Phone: (650) 282-5970
Fax: (650) 282-5980

Past Co-Chairs

Scott Johnson

Committee Term Ends: 2020
Gale, Angelo, Johnson & Pruett, P.C.
1430 Blue Oaks Blvd., Suite 250
Roseville, CA 95747
Phone: (916) 290-7778
Fax:

Dennis D. Miller

Committee Term Ends: 2020
Lubin Olson & Niewiadomski LLP
600 Montgomery St., 14th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111
Phone: (415) 955-5026
Fax: (415) 981-4343

Committee Members

Jean Barnier

Committee Term Ends: 2023
MacConaghy & Barnier, PLC
645 First St. West
Suite D
Sonoma, CA 95476
Phone: (707) 935-3205
Fax: (707) 935-7051

Jonathan C. Cahill

Committee Term Ends: 2021
Wolfe & Wyman LLP
980 9th Street, Suite 2350
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 912-4700
Fax:

Sandi Colabianchi

Committee Term Ends: 2022
Gordon & Rees Scully Mansukhani
275 Battery Street, Suite 2000
San Francisco, CA 94111
Phone: 415-986-5900

Andrew J. Ditlevsen

Committee Term Ends: 2023
Hopkins & Carley, A Law Corporation
70 S. First Street
San Jose, CA 95113
Phone: (408) 361-0721
Fax: (408) 998-4790

Darya S. Druch

Committee Term Ends: 2021
One Kaiser Plaza, Suite 1010
Oakland, CA 94612
Phone: (510) 465-1788
Fax: (510) 874-7219

Kimberly S. Fineman

Committee Term Ends: 2023
Nuti Hart LLP
411 30th Street
Suite 408
Oakland CA 94609
Phone: (510) 506-7152

Nima Ghazvini

Committee Term Ends: 2022
Office of Martha G. Bronitksy, Chapter 13 Trustee
P.O. Box 5004
Hayward, CA 94540
Phone: 510-266-5580

Michael G. Kasolas, CPA

Committee Term Ends: 2023
United States Bankruptcy Trustee
P.O. Box 27526
San Francisco, CA 94127
Phone: (415) 504-1926

Jeannie Kim

Committee Term Ends: 2023
Sheppard Mullin
Four Embarcadero Center
17th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111
Phone: (415) 434-9100

Timothy S. Laffredi

Office of the United States Trustee
450 Golden Gate Avenue
Fifth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone: (415) 705-3365
Fax: (408) 535-5532

Cara M. Porter

Committee Term Ends: 2023
California Department of Justice
Office of the Attorney General
455 Golden Gate Avenue, Suite 11000
San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone: (415) 510-3508
Fax: (415) 703-5480

Jason H. Rosell

Committee Term Ends: 2023
Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones LLP
150 California Street
15th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111
Phone: (415) 263-7000

Cheryl C. Rouse

Committee Term Ends: 2022
Law Offices of Rouse & Bahlert
1246 18th Street
San Francisco, CA 94107
Phone: (415) 575-9444
Fax: (415) 575-9440

Michael A. Sweet

Committee Term Ends: 2022
Fox Rothschild LLP
345 California Street, Suite 2200
San Francisco, CA 94104
Phone: 415-364-5560

Bennett G. Young

Committee Term Ends: 2022
Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP
Two Embarcadero Center, 5th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111
Phone: 415-398-8080