Don E. Lanson received his B.A. (1989) from California State University Northridge with a Major in Speech Communications, and his J.D. (1992) from Southwestern University. Mr. Lanson is admitted to practice in all Courts of the State of California and each of the Districts of the United States District Court, as well as the United States Bankruptcy Court, Central and Southern Districts, the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel for the Central District and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. Mr. Lanson practices in the areas of business transactions, commercial and real estate litigation, and alternative dispute resolution.