University of California, Santa Barbara (B.A., 2013)
University of California, Hastings College of Law (J.D., 2016)
§ CALI Award for Bankruptcy; Witkin Award for Bankruptcy
§ Senior Internal Editor, Constitutional Law Quarterly
Northern District of California
Danisha Brar practices in all areas of corporate restructuring and insolvency. After clerking for two judges in the Bankruptcy Courts for the Northern District of California, she has represented debtors, creditors, and has worked with defendants in fraudulent transfer actions.
Keller Benvenutti Kim LLP
(2020 – present)
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, San Francisco, CA
Judicial Law Clerk to Hon. Dennis Montali
(2019 – 2020)
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
(2018 – 2019)
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, San Jose, CA
Judicial Law Clerk to Hon. M. Elaine Hammond
(2016 – 2018)
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Oakland, CA
Judicial Extern to Hon. William J. Lafferty
(2016 – 2016)
Keep the Patels: How Culturally Competent Teamwork Can Alleviate the Law's Diversity Retention Problem, 2 Concordia L. Rev. 118 (2017) - republished at 25 Asian Am. L.J. 123 (2018).
In-Shape Holdings, LLC, et al. (USBC, D. Del.) – lead debtors’ counsel for premium regional fitness club chain in California, with debtor-in-possession filing and asset purchase agreement with purchase price of over $45 million plus assumption of liabilities.
Levandowski (Bankr. N.D. Cal) – lead debtor's counsel in complex business dispute involving Google LLC and Uber Technologies.
Ravn Air Group, Inc. et al. (Bankr. D. Del.) – lead debtor’s counsel for Alaska’s largest commuter airline in its Chapter 11 case, resulting in a confirmed liquidating plan and the sale of different business lines and assets in over a dozen transactions resulting in anticipated aggregate proceeds of over $60 million.
In re EVA Automation. KBK successfully litigated and obtained dismissal of an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against this multi-million holding company for a prominent audio and consumer goods manufacturer.
** Other representations available upon request.