Jana represents lenders, mortgage servicing companies, creditors, and fiduciaries in litigation, complex bankruptcy, foreclosure defense, landlord-tenant liability, and receivership matters. Jana is a former licensed real estate broker and agent. Her background is in banking, loan servicing for hard money loans, and operating a foreclosure company before becoming an attorney.
Jana has authored legal articles for real estate-related publications and has been a speaker on matters relating to creditors’ rights, bankruptcy, and loan servicing.
Jana is admitted to practice before all of the courts of California; the U.S. District Courts for the Southern, Central, Eastern and Northern Districts of California; the U.S. District Court of Arizona; the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, and the United States Supreme Court.
Western State University – San Diego
J.D. cum laude – 1993
Law Review: Editor, Published Author 1992-1993
American Jurisprudence Awards
B.S. – 1990
American Bar Association
American Bankruptcy Institute
Association of Business Trial Lawyers of San Diego
California Bankruptcy Forum (Director Emeritus)
California Mortgage Banker’s Association
Commercial Real Estate Women – San Diego
International Women’s Insolvency Network
Mortgage Banker’s Association
San Diego Bankruptcy Forum (Director Emeritus)
San Diego County Bar Association, Legal Ethics Committee
Thomas Jefferson School of Law Alumni Association
United Trustee’s Association
Welsh Inns of Court