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Michael L. Tuchin


Current Position

Klee, Tuchin, Bogdanoff & Stern LLP
1801 Century Park East, 26th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90067

Tel: 310-407-4000
Fax: 310-407-9090

Class: XVII (2006)Circuit: Ninth


Stanford University, A.B., Psychology (with Honors and Distinction) (1987)
University of California, Berkley, Boalt Hall School of Law, J.D. (1990)

Professional Career

Partner and Co-Manager, Klee, Tuchin, Bogdanoff & Stern LLP (1999-)
Shareholder (1996-99); Associate (1990-96), Stutman, Treister & Glatt


Financial Lawyers Conference of Los Angeles: Past President; Board of Governors
Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum: Past President; Board of Directors


"Recent Bankruptcy Decisions Alter the Landscape in Single-Asset Real Estate Cases," Distressed Business & Real Estate Newsletter 1994 Co-author
"A Reconciliation of the Evidence on Eyewitness Testimony," Journal of Experimental Psychology: General 118,96-91, with Professor Barbara Tversky 1989 Co-author
"Protecting the Rights of Claimants That Are Excluded From the Bankruptcy Process; The Survival of Successor Liability and Alternative Means of Recovery," Journal of Bankruptcy Law & Practice, with Martin Barash Mar-Apr 1999 Co-author
Wiley Bankruptcy Update 1999-02 Contributing author
California Bankruptcy Journal 1999- Editor


Law Dragon 500, Listed in Top 500 Lawyers in the Country (2005)
Youth Mentoring Connection, Humanitarian of the Year (2005)
Listed in Top 100 Lawyers in Southern California (2004-13)
Chambers USA, One of America's Leading Lawyers for Business (2004-13)
Law & Politics Media, Inc., Southern California SuperLawyer (2004-13)
Turnarounds and Workouts, Top 12 Outstanding Young Bankruptcy Lawyers in the Nation (1999; 2002-04)
Century City Bar Association, Bankruptcy Lawyer of the Year (2002-03)
California Law Business, One of California's Top 20 Attorneys Under 40 (2002)