Case Results

  • Over $9,000,000 in Company Assets Recovered
    Ben Ichiyasu Family Trust v. Maria Luz Mairgomen

    15-01119-GWZ, Ben Ichiyasu Family Trust v. Maria Luz Mairgomen

    Mr. Kirschner was hired after the former CEO of a multi-national fishing conglomerate filed for bankruptcy after transferring away over nine million dollars ($9,000,000.00) in company assets, which included subsidiaries located around the world. After trial in Federal Court, Mr. Kirschner was successful in regaining control of the entities for his client and also obtaining completed denial of the former CEO’s discharge under Section 727.

  • $1,570,145.36
    Howard Family Trust v. Gloyd Green, et. al. Federal Bankruptcy Court Action

    14-01177-ABL, Dkt# 27, Howard Family Trust v. Gloyd Green, et. al. Federal Bankruptcy Court Action:

    After several years of hotly contested litigation and several appeals, Mr. Kirschner obtained a judgment for $1,570,145.36 in favor of his clients after a multiday trial in Federal Bankruptcy Court. The matter had been filed against the former trustee of who had improperly taken money from the Howard Family Trust then tried to obscure his trial by transferring funds across numerous bank accounts. After the trustee filed for bankruptcy protection, Mr. Kirschner was successful in proving claims including claims for Fraud, Defalcation, and Conversion against the former trustee. In the process, Mr. Kirschner also obtained rulings from the Court that the trustee had filed in bad faith, had used stolen funds to the purchase of several valuable assets, and eventually obtained denial of discharge for the judgment.
  • Justice Sought for Vulnerable Individual
    In the Matter of the Guardianship of Giulian Grasso

    G-16-043377-A, In the Matter of the Guardianship of Giulian Grasso

    Mr. Kirschner was brought in as trial counsel in a hotly contested guardianship between parents of a vulnerable dependent adult with a large estate. Mr. Kirschner and his co-counsel were successful in uncovering exploitation and misuse of the ward’s funds by the ward’s father which resulted in the father being charged and sentenced for exploitation of a vulnerable person.

  • Award Obtained for Client
    John Lynch and Kellie Fuhr Family Trust, et, al. v. Tyche Entertainment, LLC

    A-13-689834-C John Lynch and Kellie Fuhr Family Trust, et, al. v. Tyche Entertainment, LLC

    This matter stemmed out of dysfunctional management between members of an LLC that had been brewing for years. Mr. Kirschner brought a successful suit by members of the LLC to have a receiver appointed over Tyche Entertainment, LLC and dissolution. At trial, Mr. Kirschner was successful in showing over one million dollars in improper transfer to managers and obtained an award for his client.

  • Successfully Defeated Claims of Trespass
    Kimberly Zeren v. James Carlson

    15-2-13440-5, Kimberly Zeren v. James Carlson

    This matter arose from a dispute between adjacent landowners over landlocked property and allegations of timber trespass. At trial, Mr. Kirschner was successful in defeating claims for timber trespass and prevailed on claims for an easement by necessity.

  • Judgment Successfully Overturned
    Millennium Drilling Company v. Beverly Myers, et. al.

    2:12-cv-00462-MMD-CWH, (9th Circuit Case No. No. 16-17332) Millennium Drilling Company v. Beverly Myers, et. al.

    Mr. Kirschner was brought onto the appellate team after a nine-day jury trial resulted in a judgment for $2,566,000.00 entered against his client as well as the plaintiff seeking an additional $2,029,912.10 in attorney fees and costs. The matter had arisen after his disputes arose out of a series of complex investments. Mr. Kirschner and the appellate team were successful in overturning the judgment rendered by the jury and having a judgment entered in his client’s favor.

  • Home Returned to Rightful Owner
    Charlotte Louise Bentley v. Estate of Lacy Elaine Willequer

    A-14-711580-C, Charlotte Louise Bentley v. Estate of Lacy Elaine Willequer

    The action was brought after guardians of the elderly and disabled Charlotte Bentley discovered that her home had been transferred away to an estranged family member. Mr. Kirschner was able to successfully and quickly obtain the return of her home without trial.