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Paul J. Pascuzzi


Current Position

Felderstein Fitzgerald Willoughby Pascuzzi & Rios LLP
500 Capitol Mall
Sacramento, CA 95814

Tel: 9163297400
Fax: 916-329-7435

Class: XXI (2010)Circuit: Ninth


Iowa State University, B.A., Business Administration-Finance (1986)
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, J.D. (1990)

Professional Career

Partner, Felderstein Fitzgerald Willoughby Pascuzzi & Rios LLP (1999-)
Associate, Diepenbrock Wulff Plant & Hannigan LLP (1990-98)


California Bankruptcy Forum: President (2009-10); Co-Chair Conference (2005; 11); Education Co-Chair Conference (2004)
California Lawyers Association, Business Law Section, Advisor; State Bar of California: Executive Committee, Business Law Section (2006-2016); Chair (2009-10); Vice-Chair of Member Services (2008-09); Secretary (2007)
Sacramento Valley Bankruptcy Forum: Director (2000-02, 05-08); Vice President (2006); Secretary (2000-02)
State Bar of California, UCC Committee, Business Law Section (1997-02): Co-Vice Chair (2000-01)
Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference, Lawyer Representative (2012-2016)
Bankruptcy Clerk's Office, Attorney Advisory Committee (1999-00)


"Test Your Knowledge: Recent Developments in Insolvency Law," Business Law News 2018 (Co-Author)
"Ten Things You Should Know About Setoff and Recoupment in Bankruptcy," Business Law News, Issue 3 2013 (Co-Author)
"When a City Files Bankruptcy: Chapter 9 Basics for Business Attorneys," Business Law News, Issue 2012 (Co-Author)
"Just Say No to Bankruptcy: Courts Enforce Provisions in Organizational Documents Restricting Ability to Seek Bankruptcy Protection," Business Law News, Issue 1 2012 (Co-Author)


Listed in The Best Lawyers of America in the specialization of Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law (2007-)
Listed as SuperLawyer in the field of Bankruptcy by Law and Politics Magazine (2005-)