A.B., History, 1989University of California, Hastings College of the Law
David K. Eldan is a shareholder with the firm. He represents creditors in the areas of bankruptcy, commercial litigation, and transactional documentation. He is admitted to practice in both California and Nevada, and is certified as a specialist in bankruptcy law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization.
A native of Los Angeles, Dave graduated from Harvard University in 1989 with an A.B. in history, and received his law degree in 1992 from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law, where he was a member of the Hastings Law Journal. Dave served as a law clerk to the Honorable Thomas M. Jahnke, in the Superior Court for the State of Alaska, First Judicial District at Ketchikan, from 1993 to 1994, and as law clerk to the Honorable Edward C. Reed, Jr., in the United States District Court for the District of Nevada, from 1994 to 1996. He then practiced law in Reno, with one of Nevada’s largest firms, from 1996 to 1999, before returning to Los Angeles in 1999. Since 1996, his practice has consisted primarily of the representation of creditors in all types of bankruptcies (from large Chapter 11 reorganizations to Chapter 7 consumer cases), commercial litigation (with particular emphasis on pre-judgment remedies, such as writs of attachment and receiverships), workout and forbearance agreements, and transactional documentation.