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A Business Bankruptcy, Restructuring and Litigation Boutique

Founded by veteran attorneys from elite, global law firms, Peitzman Weg LLP provides clients sophisticated counsel, cutting-edge theories and novel solutions that yield real world and business-practical, successful results. Our partners’ collective experience spans decades of practice involving important, and often high-profile, business restructuring, bankruptcy, and commercial litigation matters in California and nationwide.

First Tier 2014 in Bankruptcy and Litigation

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Our clients include:
  • Troubled companies
  • Chapter 11 debtors
  • Creditors and creditors’ committees
  • Institutional lenders
  • Bondholders
  • Buyers of assets and claims
  • Directors and officers
  • Franchisors and franchisees
  • Landlords and tenants
  • Private equity and hedge funds
  • Shareholders, partners, members
  • Bankruptcy trustees
  • Liquidating and litigation trusts
Rankings by legal peers and clients place Peitzman Weg among top-tier law firms 100 times larger in size, a qualitative distinction we achieved by maximizing the advantages of a high-performance boutique. Clients recognize the Peitzman Weg difference by our continuity of hands-on senior attorneys, tactical resources, efficiency and the powerful reach of specialized practice expertise. Throughout our website you can learn how Peitzman Weg attorneys turn tough cases around and innovate case strategies and structures adopted by the Bankruptcy Bar today.
Six Peitzman Weg Attorneys Recognized As Super Lawyers For 2014
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Peitzman Weg Achieves Settlement For Fund
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Peitzman Weg Attorney Michael Bowse Sees Victory in CA Supreme Court Opinion
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PEITMAN WEG'S DAVID SHEMANO TO BE INDUCTED TO THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF BANKRUPTCY ATTORNEYS
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U.S. News - Best Lawyers Ranks Peitzman Weg In Top-Tier 2014 "Best Law Firms" In Bankruptcy And Litigation
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"When Third Parties Destroy Privileges," LA Daily Journal Publishes Article By Peitzman Weg Attorney Jennifer Leland
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Peitzman Weg Attorneys Gautier and Ball Author Bankruptcy Action Guide Book to Aid Creditors
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Chambers USA 2013 Ranks Peitzman Weg LLP and Attorneys in Bankruptcy
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Non-Party Discovery In California
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The Loop Case and Its Potential Impact on Cramdowns in Chapter 11 Cases
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Prepackaged Bankruptcies: The MGM Lesson For Unsecured Creditors
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Winning and Losing: The Battle Over D&O Insurance in Bankruptcy
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Objections to Bankruptcy Sales
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Clear Channel: An Appeal For Reinterpretation
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A Primer on Chapter 11 for the Non-Bankruptcy Lawyer
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November 2013
  • Privacy Hurdles In Bankruptcy
  • In Pari Delicto - A Forceful Defense
  • Case Alert — The Twilight Zone
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March 2013
  • Crossing The Twombly/Iqbal Evidentiary Pleading Threshold
  • Drafting A Plan To Preserve The Estate’s Valuable Causes Of Action
  • Bankruptcy Court Rules City Of Stockton Is Eligible For Chapter 9
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