Of Counsel Kathleen Cashman-Kramer was presented with the Mediator of the Year Award for 2020-2021 by the Judges of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of California in recognition of her outstanding service on the Bankruptcy Court Mediation Panel. The award was presented at the San Diego Bankruptcy Forum (SDBF)‘s Mediation and Legal Aid Volunteer Recognition Night on September 9, 2021, which is held annually to recognize and honor the outstanding professionals who volunteer for the Court’s Mediation Program and the Legal Aid Bankruptcy Self-Help Clinic.
The SDBF is a nonprofit mutual benefit corporation founded in 1989 and is affiliated with the California Bankruptcy Forum, along with six other local forums: Orange County, Los Angeles, Bay Area, Sacramento, Inland Empire, and Central California. The goal of the organization is to provide networking opportunities and educational support for its members. Sullivan Hill is a proud sponsor of the SDBF.
Ms. Cashman-Kramer is a member of Sullivan Hill’s Insolvency & Commercial Bankruptcy practice group. She practices in the areas of bankruptcy and other insolvency matters as well as in commercial and real estate litigation. Her representation in the Bankruptcy Court includes bankruptcy trustees, secured, priority and unsecured creditors, lessors, and bankruptcy debtors in commercial Chapter 11 and Chapter 7 bankruptcy proceedings. She has represented a Chapter 13 Trustee for the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of California. Ms. Cashman-Kramer currently serves as the co-chair of the Bankruptcy Law Section of the San Diego County Bar Association. Serving on the Bankruptcy Mediation Panel for the United States Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of California since 1995, Ms. Cashman-Kramer has also served as a Pro-Tem Judge for the Small Claims Department of the San Diego Municipal Court.
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Sullivan Hill has provided efficient, aggressive, and responsive legal representation for more than 50 years. The firm provides full service representation to clients in a variety of industries with an emphasis in insolvency, construction disputes, insurance coverage, real estate, business disputes, civil litigation, and transactional matters. The firm has offices in San Diego and Las Vegas.