Seth Goldman


Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP
350 South Grand Avenue
50th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071-3426

Tel: (213) 683-9554


Seth Goldman is a bankruptcy partner in the Los Angeles office of Munger, Tolles & Olson.

Mr. Goldman’s practice includes representing debtors, creditors, shareholders, independent directors and special board committees, official and ad hoc committees, investors in corporate restructurings and parties in bankruptcy-related litigation.

Mr. Goldman frequently writes and lectures on issues in bankruptcy and is a contributing author to Collier on Bankruptcy, as well as a former governor and current treasurer for the Financial Lawyers Conference.

Mr. Goldman was inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Bankruptcy in 2019.

  • Harvard Law School (J.D., magna cum laude, 2002); member, Journal of Law and Technology; teaching assistant, international tax program; Addison Brown Prize, 2002
  • University of Chicago (B.A., with honors, 1994) Phi Beta Kappa
Speaking Engagements
Clients in need of experienced restructuring advice turn to the attorneys at Munger, Tolles & Olson. Our firm is frequently called upon for practical and sophisticated counsel in complex bankruptcy proceedings nationwide and is adept at handling the challenges facing companies and their key constituents in distressed financial situations.

Munger, Tolles & Olson’s engagements have included debtors, boards and independent directors, official committees, secured and unsecured creditors, equity holders, stalking horse buyers and plan sponsors across the spectrum of finance and restructuring needs.

Munger, Tolles & Olson is a 200-lawyer firm based in Los Angeles with a national practice representing clients in a broad range of complex and high-profile matters. Munger Tolles lawyers are known for trying bet-the-company cases and negotiating deals that shape our corporate landscape.

Munger Tolles has been consistently ranked on The American Lawyer’s A-List since its inception in 2004, including five years in the top spot. This annual ranking of the nation’s elite law firms ranks on the basis of financial strength, diversity, pro bono work and attorney satisfaction. We believe our core values and one-to-one approach are responsible for our success in these four areas, as well as in delivering consistent results to our clients.

Seth Goldman has broad bankruptcy experience, with particular expertise in litigation. He acts for clients from a wide range of sectors, including technology, energy and hospitality.
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