PeopleMichele Sabo Assayag
Michele Sabo Assayag

Michele Sabo Assayag

PeopleMichele Sabo Assayag

  • Loyola Law School (J.D.)
  • University of California, Los Angeles (B.A., Political Science, magna cum laude)

  • California Minority Counsel Program, Member (2018-Present)
  • Orange County Bar Association (1994-Present)
    • Commercial Law Section, Former Program Chair (2004-2005)
    • Bankruptcy Section, Former Section Chair (2003-2004)
    • Banking and Lending Section, Member
  • Orange County Bankruptcy Forum (1994-Present)
  • Federal Bar Association (1985-Present)
  • American Bankruptcy Forum (1984-Present)
  • California Bankruptcy Forum (1984-Present)
  • Financial Lawyers Conference (1983-Present)

  • Snell & Wilmer Community Involvement Award (2024)
  • Orange County Inspirational Women Awards Nominee, Los Angeles Times B2B Publishing (2023)
  • 2022 Orange County Visionary, TimesOC B2B Publishing (2022)
  • 2022 Women in Business Awards Nominee, Orange County Business Journal (2022)
  • Southern California Super Lawyers®, Bankruptcy: Business (2013-2016, 2019-2020)
  • Los Angeles Magazine Top Women Lawyers in Southern California (2015) 

  • Laura's House, Board of Directors (2023-Present)
  • Orange County Boys and Girls Club, Program Volunteer (2019-Present)
  • Orange County PAWS Pet Assisted Therapy - PANDA Program of Orange County District Attorneys' Office, Program Supporter (2019-Present)
  • Chapman Law School, Student Mentor (2016-2018)
  • Orangewood Children's Home, Program Supporter (2014-Present)
  • Oregon Women Lawyers, Member (2011-Present)
  • Commercial Real Estate Women of Portland, Member (2011-Present)
  • California Women Lawyers, Member (2010-Present)
  • Orange County Women Lawyers, Member (1995-Present)

  • Assayag Mauss, LLP, Managing Partner (1996-2019)
  • Paul Hastings Janofsky & Walker, Of Counsel (1994-1996)
  • Frandzel & Share, Partner (1990-1994)
  • Frandzel & Share, Associate (1983-1990)

  • California
  • Oregon
  • Washington

  • United States District Court, All Districts of California
  • United States District Court, District of Oregon
  • United States District Court, Western District of Washington