Actor, Writer, and

Consultant



© 2017 - Alan E. Ramos

                                           ALAN E. RAMOS
                                                             SUMMARY OF EXPERIENCE


                                                                                LAW
                                     Associate • General Counsel • Principal• Managing Partner

                                                                           BUSINESS
                         Accounts Receivable Resolution • Asset Liquidation • Conflict Resolution
                            Crisis Management • Management Consulting • Operations Analysis
                                      Operations Management • Organizational Restructuring

                                                                        AFFILIATIONS

League of Women Voters, Central New Mexico, Member

National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys, Member

New Mexico High School Musical Theatre Awards, Adjudicator

New Mexico Kids Matter, Court Appointed Special Advocate 

TEDxABQ, Speaker Coach

The Wheels Museum, Board Member

                                                              FORMER AFFILIATIONS
Alameda County Bar Association, Member
Bar Association of San Francisco, Member – Past-Chair, CCBA Delegation
Bay Area Bankruptcy Forum, Past President

California Bankruptcy Forum, former Board Member

City of San Leandro – Board of Zoning Adjustments, Chair
City of San Ramon, Arts Advisory Committee, Member

Conference of California Bar Associations, Member - Board of Directors
Contra Costa County Bar Association, Past Member - Board of Directors
Eastern Alameda County Bar Association, Member
Family Service of the East Bay, Vice President
Insolvency Law Committee, State Bar of California Business Law Section, Member
Leadership San Ramon Valley, Past President
Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum

Los Angeles County Bar Association
No. Dist. Calif. Bankruptcy Court – Bench-Bar Committee Member
San Leandro Chamber of Commerce, Board Member

                                         PRO BONO & COMMUNITY SERVICE ACTIVITIES
The Law Center, Past President and Pro Bono Panel Attorney
Bankruptcy Pro Bono Project – Contra Costa County, Co-Chair
Contra Costa County Anti-Predatory Lending Task Force, Chair
Elder Law Center, Panel Attorney and Former Member of Advisory Board

                                                  EDUCATION and BAR ADMITTANCE
JD - John F. Kennedy School of Law
Admitted to Practice in the State of California – September, 2001– Cal Bar ID #214533
Admitted to practice in: Central District of California, Eastern District of California, Northern District of California, and Southern District of California

                                                              ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Conference of California Bar Associations

Member - CCBA Board of Directors - 2014-2016

Member of the Bar Association of San Francisco delegation 2002-2014
Chair of the Bar Association of San Francisco Delegation – 2008

Member of the Los Angeles County Bar Association delegation - 2015
Member of the Sergeant-at-Arms Committee – 2003-2007
Chair of the Sergeant-at-Arms Committee – 2006 and 2007
Member, Board of Directors – 2009 – 2010; 2013 to present


Educational
Served on the faculty of St. Mary’s College of California:
        Fall, 2004; Fall, 2006; Winter, 2006  – Bankruptcy (Paralegal Program)
Served on the faculty of California State University East Bay:
        Spring, 2006 – Introduction to Law (Paralegal Program)
Served on the faculty of Hastings College of the Law, Litigation Advocacy Program.
        1994 – 1998 – Non-Verbal Communication Workshop
Guest Lecturer at - University of California, University of San Francisco, John F. Kennedy University, and        

        Santa Clara University.
Completed 40-hour Mediation Course – Steven Rosenberg Mediation Training

Seminars & Workshops
Developed and presented more than 500 seminars, workshop and presentations and facilitated interactive panel discussions for a number of organizations, for groups of 10 to 500 people on the topics of: Law, Bankruptcy, Business Management, Diversity, Communications, Credit, Finance and Leadership.

Writing
Authored more than 100 newsletter and trade magazine articles on the subjects of Bankruptcy, Collections, Credit and Finance, including participation as a contributing author of the Creditors’ Committee Manual, published by the American Bankruptcy Institute.

Insolvency
Represented debtors and creditors in Chapter 7, 11 and 13 bankruptcy cases.
Represented creditors (as a consultant) on over 40 Chapter 11 official unsecured creditors committees;
Served as Reorganization Consultant to Debtor-in-possession in Chapter 11 cases.
Recreated books and records for Chapter 11 Debtor in Possession, sufficient to allow the debtor to stay in possession and eventually confirm a plan of reorganization.
Served as General Manager of Chapter 11 debtor business for Chapter 11 Trustee.
Served as Secretary to the Chapter 11 official unsecured creditors committee.
Assisted panel trustee in the liquidation in several corporate Chapter 7 cases.
Qualified and testified as an expert witness – in Federal and State Court.
Served as a Mediator for over 10 years for the No. Distr. of Calif. BDRP Program.

Currently a Mediator for the Central District of California Bankruptcy Court.

                                                          EMPLOYMENT HISTORY
2018 to Present    Actor, Writer, and Consultant
2015 to 2018         Actor, Writer, and attorney: 
                                 Alan E. Ramos, Attorney at Law
2008 – 2014          Managing Partner – Steele, George, Schofield & Ramos, LLP
                                 (fka Nevin, Ramos & Steele)
2003 – 2007          Principal – Law Office of Alan E. Ramos
2002 – 2003          Associate – Macdonald & Associates
2000 – 2002          Executive Vice President and General Counsel - On-Site Associates, LLC
1993 – 1999          Principal - The A. E. Ross Company
1990 – 1993          Executive Vice President - Credit Managers Association of California
1989 – 1990          President and CEO - The Board of Trade of San Francisco
1986 – 1988          Managing General Partner - The A. E. Ross Company
1982 – 1986          Executive Vice President - Wholesalers Credit Association
1978 – 1984          Executive Director/Founder - California Conservatory Theater
1978 – 1982          Regional Credit Manager / Branch Operation Manager -
                                 A L Welding Products Inc. /Air Liquide Corporation
1977 – 1978          General Manager - The Chandlery                   
1976 – 1977          Customer Service Representative - Prescolite, Div. of USI Lighting                       
1975 – 1976          Manager, Customer Service – Mepco Div. of North American Philips
1974 – 1975          Inside Sales - Reliance Steel & Aluminum                            
1973 – 1974          Inside Sales - Zeigler Steel Corporation                              
1971 – 1973          Inside Sales - Gilmore Steel Corporation                              
1969 – 1971          Inside Sales - Beatty Steel Corporation/NorCal Hardware & Steel
1967 – 1969          Sales Clerk - Marina Fish & Poultry
1964 – 1967          Communications Technician (CT4) – United States Navy
1962 - 1964           Assistant Manager, Ernie’s Sea Food Restaurant.