PeopleMichele Sabo Assayag

Michele Sabo Assayag

PeopleMichele Sabo Assayag

  • Loyola Law School (J.D., 1983)
  • University of California at Los Angeles (B.A., Political Science, magna cum laude, 1978)

  • American Bar Association (1984-Present)
  • Federal Bar Association (1985-Present)
  • Financial Lawyers Conference (1983-Present)
  • Orange County Bankruptcy Forum (1994-Present)
  • California Bankruptcy Forum (1984-Present)
  • American Bankruptcy Forum (1984-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

  • "Special Assets Team Training Part 3: One Action Rule," Co-Presenter, Special Assets Group for a Major Banking Institution (September 23, 2020)
  • "Special Assets Team Training Part 2: Title Issues," Co-Presenter, Special Assets Group for a Major Banking Institution (September 17, 2020)
  • "Special Assets Team Training Part I: Pre-Judgment Remedies," Co-Presenter, Special Assets Group for a Major Banking Institution (September 15, 2020)
  • "Moratorium on Foreclosures Extended Through December 31, 2020, While Oregon Bankers Association and Several Oregon Banks Seek to Have Portions of HB 4204 Declared Unconstitutional," Co-Author, Snell & Wilmer Legal Alert (September 15, 2020)
  • "California Enacts Legislation Preventing Residential Evictions and Granting Protection From Foreclosure as a Result of Hardship Due to COVID-19," Co-Author, Snell & Wilmer Legal Alert (September 2, 2020)
  • "New Oregon Law Imposes Moratorium on Foreclosures and Notice Requirements on Lenders," Co-Author, Snell & Wilmer Legal Alert (July 20, 2020) 
  • "Bankruptcy Overview Presentation," Co-Presenter, Special Assets Group for a Major Banking Institution, Glendale, CA (March 10, 2020)
  • “California One-Action Rule,” “Anti-Deficiency and Sham Guaranty,” Presenter, Commercial and Business Banking Groups for a Major Banking Institution, Newport Beach, CA (October 2019)
  • “California, Oregon and Washington Creditor’s Rights,” Presenter, Legal Department of Major Banking Institution, Charlotte, NC (September 2019)
  • “Commercial Lending Seminar,” Presenter, Regional Banking Institution, Irvine, CA (February 2019)
  • “California One-Action Rule,” “Anti-Deficiency and Sham Guaranty,” Presenter, Commercial and Business Banking Groups for Major Banking Institution, Los Angeles, CA (October 2018)
  • “Selected Issues in California Real Estate Lending,” Presenter, Legal Department of Major Banking Institution, Los Angeles, CA (November 2018)
  • “Creditor’s Rights and Remedies,” Presenter, Regional Banking Institution, Costa Mesa, CA (March 2018)
  • “California One-Action Rule,” “Anti-Deficiency and Sham Guaranty,” Presenter, Commercial and Business Banking Groups for Major Banking Institution, Pasadena, CA (March 2017)
  • “Oregon and Washington Creditor’s Rights and Loan Enforcement,” Presenter, Regional Banking Institution, Everett and Seattle, Washington; Brea, CA (April 2015)

  • Los Angeles Magazine Top Women Lawyers in Southern California (2015) 
  • Southern California Super Lawyers®, Bankruptcy: Business (2013-2016, 2019-2020)

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