Richard A. Brownstein

Contact Details

Richard Brownstein


444 West Ocean Blvd. Suite 1400, Long Beach, CA 90802


Richard A. Brownstein is a partner at Haberbush, LLP with offices in Long Beach and Encino. He has been practicing law for more than 40 years. He specializes in providing solutions for financially distressed businesses and individuals. A Certified Bankruptcy Specialist since 1995, Mr. Brownstein has experience restructuring debt, protecting assets, and handling workouts. If necessary Mr. Brownstein can guide debtor clients through Chapter 7, 11, or 13 Bankruptcies, out-of-court reorganizations, Assignments For the Benefit of Creditors, ordered liquidations, strategic partnerships, mergers, acquisitions, and exit strategies. For creditor clients Brownstein successfully pursues debtors through the bankruptcy process. He has recovered hidden and improperly exempted assets, as well as obtained non-dischargeable judgments. He has commandeered Chapter 11 bankruptcies and made them work for the benefit of his creditors.



Certified Bankruptcy Specialist* *California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization

Law Firm

Haberbush, LLP

Area of Practice

Bankruptcy Law, Business Bankruptcy, Real Estate, Trust and Estates


State Bar of California 1976; Southern, Central, Eastern and Northern Districts of California, Federal District Courts and Bankruptcy Divisions; Federal District Court, Denver, Colorado; Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, including Bankruptcy Appellate Panel

Professional Affiliations

Certified Bankruptcy Specialist, State Bar of California, 1995;


B.A., California State University at Northridge, 1969; J.D., San Fernando Valley College of Law, La Verne, 1976


Encino, Long Beach