Byron Z. Moldo, Partner

Hi, I’m Byron Z. Moldo

Byron Z. Moldo is a partner in ECJ’s Bankruptcy and Reorganization Department. His practice areas include bankruptcy, receivership, assignments for the benefit of creditors, and all aspects of insolvency. He regularly serves as a Receiver in state and federal and court cases, and as assignee for the benefit of creditors.

Mr. Moldo previously served as a Chapter 7 and 11 Bankruptcy Trustee in the Central District of California for approximately ten years. In addition to being both a Receiver and Trustee, Mr. Moldo represents other receivers and bankruptcy trustees. He also represents creditors’ committees and secured creditors, and has been appointed as a Disbursing Agent and Chapter 11 Plan Confirmation Agent. Mr. Moldo is past president of the Westwood Bar Association and is presently a member of the Insolvency Law Committee of the Business Law Section of the State Bar of California. He is also a founding member of the Southern California Bankruptcy Inns of Court.

Mr. Moldo received his Juris Doctor degree from Southwestern University School of Law, and he received his Bachelor of Arts degree from UCLA.

Mr. Moldo also acts as a Mediator for the Bankruptcy Mediation Program of the Central District of California and as an attorney settlement officer for the United States District Court for the Central District of California. Mr. Moldo has spoken at, and written materials for continuing legal education seminars related to bankruptcy and receivership. He is admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in California.

Areas of Practice

  • Bankruptcy and Receivership

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1983


  • Southwestern University School of Law, Los Angeles, California
  • University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of California, Business Law Section
    Legislation Subcommittee, Chair
  • State Bar of California, Business Law Section
    Insolvency Law Committee, Member
  • Southern California Bankruptcy Inns of Court
  • Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum
  • Beverly Hills Bar Association
  • California Bankruptcy Forum, Los Angeles/Orange County Chapter
  • California Receiver’s Forum
  • Central District Consumers Bankruptcy Attorneys Association
  • National Association of Federal Equity Receivers (NAFER)
    Full Member; Chairperson-Membership Committee

Past Employment Positions

  • Moldo Davidson Fraioli Seror & Sestanovich LLP, Los Angeles, California, Partner

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