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Peter Maurice Lively


Current Position

Law Office of Peter M. Lively
11268 Washington Blvd.
Suite 203
Culver City, CA 90230-4647

Tel: 310-391-2400
Fax: 310-391-2462

Class: XXIV (2013)Circuit: Ninth


Carnegie Mellon University, B.S. Management; B.S. Economics (1988)
University of California, Los Angeles: School of Law and John E. Anderson Graduate School of Management, J.D.; M.B.A. (1992)

Professional Career

Adjunct Professor (Negotiations), UCLA School of Law (Spring 2012, 13)
Law Office of Peter M. Lively (Jan 1994-)
Coleman & Coleman, A Professional Law Corporation (Jan 1993-Jan 1994)


Beverly Hills Bar Association (2000-12)
Central District of California Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys Association (CDCBAA), President 2017; Vice President & Special Events Chairman (2010-11 & 2015-16); Member 2005-present (2005-present)
Federal Bar Association (2000-15)
Financial Lawyers Conference (2000-15)
Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum (2000-15)
Los Angeles County Bar Association (2000-present)
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys (2008-present)
National Association of Consumer Attorneys (2008-16)
Southern California Bankruptcy Inn of Court (2009-present)


Inside the Minds: Chapter 7 Consumer Bankruptcy Strategies West 2012 ed. Co-author


Public Counsel (Debtor's Assistance Project), Pro Bono Attorney of the Year (2012)