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ADR Neutral: Bruce P. Kriegman

Bruce P. Kriegman
ONE UNION SQUARE, 600 UNIVERSITY STREET
SEATTLE, WA 98101
Tel: 206-903-0344

Focus of Practice

Creditor-debtor law, bankruptcy, commercial law, litigation and real estate law

Legal Experience

Jan '07 to present, principal, Kriegman Law Office, PLLC ("KLO"). Represent small & large businesses, entrepreneurs, trustees & governmental & quasi-governmental agencies with respect to commercial litigation & insolvency proceedings(including appeals)as well as provide counsel & advice to client regarding commercial transactions. Practice includes serving as fiduciary in bankruptcy and other insolvency proceedings. Member of private panel of bankruptcy trustees for US Bankr Ct W.D. of WA (1989-2010). Mediator with TT Glover Mediation Program (2012-present) and with Washington State Dept. of Commerce Fair Foreclosure Act mediation program (2015-present). Feb '06 to Dec '07, partner, Eisenhower & Carlson, PLLC. Please see KLO above for description of practice which was similar to what is shown. Nov '01 to Jan '06, partner, Gordon Thomas Honeywell LLP; led firm's insolvency/bankruptcy practice ('04-'06). Please see KLO above for description of practice which was similar to what is shown. Nov '91 to Oct '01, principal, Law Office of B. Kriegman. Please see KLO above for description of practice which was similar to what is shown.

Court Admissions

US Court of Appeals for the 9th Cir (2005); US District Court, W.D. of WA (1984); US District Court, E.D. of WA (1987); and Washington State courts (1984)

Education

B.A. w/honors, Carleton College, Northfield, MN, 1975 J.D., Georgetown University, Wash, D.C., 1984

Professional Associations

Wash State Bar Ass'n including Creditor-Debtor and ADR sections; Federal Bar Ass'n; and American Bankruptcy Institute

ADR Training

Pepperdine U. Straus Int. for Dispute Resolution - 6 day "Mediating the Litigated Case" training program (40.25 hrs, 8/5/13); 20th, 21st, 22d and 23d Annual NW Dispute Resolution Conferences, UW Law School, CLE-Training (March 2013 - March 2017), 24.5 hrs; US Bankr Ct - TT Glover Mediation Program mediation seminars and training (January 2012 to present) 17.0 hrs; ABA Annual ADR Conf (2015), 3.75 and Washington Dept of Commerce mediation training for Foreclosure Fairness Act [FFA] mediation(seminars and training) 18.75 hrs (2013 and 2015). Creditors for mediation related CLEs and training in the past 36 months: approx. 29 hrs.

ADR Experience

Mediator, Thomas T. Glover Mediation Program (Jan. 2012 to present); and Mediator, Washington State Department of Commerce Foreclosure Fairness Act mediation panel member (2015 to present).

ADR Practice Areas

Bankruptcy, Business Litigation, Contracts, Financial, Real Property