J. Gurfein is a bankruptcy lawyer and partner in the law firm
Landau Gottfried & Berger LLP, a boutique bankruptcy and litigation
firm with offices in Los Angeles and San Francisco. He is a past
President of the Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum (2013-14), a director
of the California Bankruptcy Forum (2012-present), a past
editor-in-chief of the California Bankruptcy Journal (1995-99) and
Co-Editor in Chief of the California State Bar Insolvency Law
Committee eBulletin (2014 – present). Mr. Gurfein received a B.A.
from New York University and a J.D. from The George Washington
University School of Law. He has been appointed by the federal
Bankruptcy Court to the approved panel of mediators for the Central
District of California.