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Thomas B. Walper


Current Position

Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP
355 South Grand Avenue
35th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071

Tel: 213-683-9293
Fax: 213-683-5193

Class: XIII (2002)Circuit: Ninth


University of Southern California, B.S. (1976); MBA (1977)
Loyola Law School, J.D. (1980)

Professional Career

Plainfield Asset Management LLC (2007-)
Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP (1991-07)
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan (1982-91)


American Bankruptcy Institute
Financial Lawyers Conference
American Bar Association
Los Angeles County Bar Association, Chair, Commercial Law and Bankruptcy Section (1998-99)
Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum, Director
Western Justice Center Foundation, Director
State Bar of California
Public Counsel, Debtors' Assistance Project, Founder


Creditors' Committee Manual Warren, Gorham & Lamont Co-author
Bankruptcy Strategist Member, Board of Contributors
numerous articles and presentations: Practising Law Institute; Strategic Research Institute; USC Law School; UCLA Law School; Financial Lawyers Conference; Los Angeles County Bar Association Author and Speaker


The K&A Restructuring Register, (2001-)
Listed in International Who's Who of Insolvency and Restructuring Lawyers, (1998-)
Listed in International Who's Who of Business Lawyers, (2002-)
Turnaround and Workouts, Outstanding Bankruptcy Lawyers (1999; 02)