Lynda T. Bui

Lynda T. Bui

Partner
Location:
Irvine, California
Phone:
949-427-1654
949-340-3400
Fax:
949-340-3000
Email:

Practice Admissions: Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, the United States District Courts for the Northern and Central and Southern Districts of California, and all courts of the State of California.

Lynda T. Bui is a partner of the firm’s bankruptcy department and works in both the Orange County and Riverside offices. Ms. Bui is also a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Panel Trustee in the Central District of California. Ms. Bui focuses in all aspects of bankruptcy, including representing trustees, debtors, creditors, plaintiffs and defendants in adversary proceedings. Ms. Bui represents clients in a variety of industries including banking, non-profit, professional services, accounting, real estate and food services. Ms. Bui also practices in state court and focuses on fraudulent transfer litigation and commercial debt collection.

Ms. Bui is admitted to practice before in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, the United States District Courts for the Northern and Central and Southern Districts of California, and all courts of the State of California.

Ms. Bui graduated with a B.A. in psychology and an emphasis in Asian American Studies from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1994. While at UCLA, Ms. Bui actively participated in various student organizations, including Asian Pacific Coalition and Vietnamese Student Association. She was also a staff writer and the business manager for Pacific Ties Newsmagazine, a quarterly Asian Pacific Islander magazine at UCLA. Ms. Bui also studied abroad at la Universidad de Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico.

Ms. Bui volunteered at non-profit organizations like Asia Watch and SOS Boat People in Washington D.C. before entering law school at Loyola Law School where she earned her J.D. in 1998. While at Loyola Law School, Ms. Bui was awarded a scholarship from the Southern California Chinese Lawyers’ Association. She also wrote for the Loyola Lawyer Magazine and was on the Loyola of Los Angeles International and Comparative Law Review.

Active in the professional community, Ms. Bui has completed her three year service as a director on the Orange County Bar Association, having been elected in January 2010.  Ms. Bui served as Alternate Regional Governor for the Southern California Region for the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association. She was president of the Orange County Asian American Bar Association for 2008-2009. She recently served as a Board member on the California Bankruptcy Forum and Co-chaired the Program Book for its Annual Conference. Ms. Bui is also a member of the National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees, the Orange County Bankruptcy Forum, the International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation, South Orange County Chamber of Commerce, Orange County Asian American Bar Association, and the Southern California Chinese Lawyers Association. She has volunteered her time with programs like Law Day (free legal clinic for Chinese-speaking community) in San Gabriel and given seminars on the fundamentals of bankruptcy. Ms. Bui also published an article entitled “Fraudulent Transfer: Litigation Under the Bankruptcy Code and State Law” in the California Bankruptcy Journal in February of 2008. The article was recently cited by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in In re JTS Corporation, 2010 WL 3122867.

Areas of Practice

  • Bankruptcy
  • Commercial Law
  • Trustee

Education

  • Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, California
    • J.D. - 1998
  • University of California, Los Angeles, CA
    • B.A. - 1994