(818) 382-6200

Richard A. Brownstein

818-382-6200 Ext.186

Richard A. Brownstein is Of Counsel to Greenberg & Bass and has practiced law for 35 years.  He specializes in providing complete solutions for financially distressed businesses and individuals. A Certified Bankruptcy Specialist since 1995, Mr. Brownstein has extensive experience in managing crises, restructuring debt, protecting and recovering assets, and handling workout solutions, Chapter 7, 11, and 13 Bankruptcies, out-of-court reorganizations, Assignments For the Benefit of Creditors, ordered liquidations, strategic partnerships, mergers, acquisitions, and exit strategies.

As creditor’s counsel, Mr. Brownstein successfully pursues debtors through the bankruptcy process. He has recovered hidden and improperly exempted assets, as well as obtained non-dischargeable judgments. He has commandeered Chapter 11 bankruptcies making them work for the benefit of his creditors.


Representative Matters


B.A., California State University at Northridge, 1969
J.D., San Fernando Valley College of Law, La Verne, 1976


State Bar of California 1976
Southern, Central, Eastern and Northern Districts of California, Federal District Courts and Bankruptcy Divisions
Federal District Court, Denver, Colorado
Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, including Bankruptcy Appellate Panel

Professional and Community Activities

Certified Bankruptcy Specialist, State Bar of California, 1995
Past Chair, Bankruptcy Law Advisory Commission, Board of Legal Specialization, State Bar of California
AV Rating, Martindale Hubbell