David L. Osias


Current Position

Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
San Diego, CA 92101

Class: XXI (2010)Circuit: Ninth


University of California, Davis, B.S., Psychology (1976)
University of California, Berkeley Law School, J.D. (1979)

Professional Career

Partner, Chair, Firmwide Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights Dept., Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis, LLP (1991-)
Partner, Chair, Firmwide Commercial Law Dept. (1984-91), Associate (1979-84), Gray, Cary, Ames & Frye


California Bankruptcy Forum (1988-): Director (1993-96); President (1996)
San Diego Bankruptcy Forum (1989-): Founding Director (1989); President (1991)
Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference Lawyer Representative (1997-00)
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of California, Mediator (1986-)
American Bankruptcy Institute (1986-)
American Bar Association Business Law Section (1979-)


Author and frequent lecturer on bankruptcy, creditors' rights and equity receivership matters.


Best Lawyers in America (1999-)
San Diego SuperLawyer (Top 50) (2007-)