Terms of Use

Use of this Web site and materials presented on it is subject to the following terms and conditions. By using this site, you agree to these terms and conditions and acknowledge reading them. The terms of use are provided below.

MANSFIELD CHENEY, PC is a debt relief agency pursuant to 11 U.S.C. 528(a)(4) and assists individuals, families, and businesses file for bankruptcy relief under the Bankruptcy Code.  

This website is a communication under California Rule of Professional Conduct 1-400.  No legal relationship is created by the use of this website and no legal advice is provided.  

Former shareholder Daniel A. Higson is a Certified Specialist in Bankruptcy Law as provided by the Board of Legal Specialization and the American Board of Certification but sold his interest in the law corporation on June 1, 2015.  The law corporation has used its best efforts and will continue to use its best efforts to remove his designation as a certified specialist from any advertising or communication of the firm.  

No guarantee or warranty is provided that your case or matter will achieve any particular result and testimonials and endorsements provided on this site do not constitute a guarantee, warranty, or prediction about your matter or case.

This communication is made on behalf of MANSFIELD CHENEY, PC and ANDREW S. MANSFIELD, State Bar No. 174556 is responsible for its contents.  

All information contained on this website may be factually substantiated by a credible source, including data from the United States Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER) system.  Detailed data and information is available on request.  

This Web page includes disclaimers and disclosures concerning the following topics:

No Attorney-Client Relationship

  • No Legal Advice Intended
  • Licensing Status of Attorney
  • Links
  • Privacy Statement
  • No Warranty or Liability
  • Copyright and Intellectual Property Rights

Additional Disclosures and Information

The term “MANSFIELD CHENEY, PC” or "MANSFIELD CHENEY" in this website refers to the legal practice of MANSFIELD CHENEY, A Professional Corporation consisting of two attorneys licensed in the State of California.  Those two attorneys are Ellen M. Cheney (Bar No. 185954) and Andrew S. Mansfield (Bar No. 174556).

All materials have been prepared for general information purposes only to permit you to learn more about the practice, services and experience of MANSFIELD CHENEY, PC. The information presented is not legal advice, is not to be acted on as such, may not be current and is subject to change without notice.

No Attorney-Client Relationship or Legal Advice

Communication of information by, in, to or through this website and your receipt or use of it (1) is not provided in the course of and does not create or constitute an attorney-client relationship, (2) is not a solicitation, (3) does not amount to legal advice, and (4) is not a replacement for getting legal advice from a an attorney. Please do not take any actions upon any information on this Web site without first seeking qualified professional counsel on your specific facts and questions. We encourage you to base the important decision of hiring an attorney on information and interactions other than review of this Web site.

Sending us email through this web site does not create an attorney-client relationship. Even the exchange of information doesn't result in such a relationship. Because of this, email sent through the Web site may not be privileged. Please avoid sending any confidential or sensitive information until your consultation or sign an attorney-client agreement.

Licensing Status

Attorneys Ellen M. Cheney and Andrew S. Mansfield are not certified by, or certified as a specialist or experts by, any professional or governmental agency or authority. Designations of practice areas or concentrations for those two attorneys are not intended (1) to suggest or represent the contrary, or (2) to suggest any professional or governmental standard by which such experience is measured, or (3) to denigrate other attorneys or firms in any way.  Former advertising may have referred to former shareholder Daniel A. Higson as a specialist due to his licensing status.  Daniel A. Higson sold his shares in the law corporation to Andrew S. Mansfield and Ellen M. Cheney on June 1, 2015.    


Links to web site pages other than those under “hcmlawfirm.com” are not operated, reviewed, or otherwise associated with our practice or us. We take no responsibility for information on such sites and we do imply that we trust or endorse the information on those sites.

No Warranty or Liability

The information presented on this web site is provided “as is” without representation or warranty of any kind. We do not represent or warrant that the information on the Web site is or will be always up-to-date, complete, or accurate. Any representation or warranty that might be otherwise implied is expressly disclaimed.

You agree that we are not liable to you or others, in any way or for any damages of any kind or under any theory, arising from this site, or your access to or use of or reliance on the information in or through this site, including but not limited to liability or damages under contract or tort theories.

Governing Law

Any disputes concerning this Web site and the information in or use of it shall be governed by California law (without regard to conflicts of law principles), and any proceeding which may arise out of or in connection with this Web site shall be brought solely in a court in Los Angeles, California.


MANSFIELD CHENEY, PC will never sell, share, or otherwise make available to any third party your name or any information whatsoever about you. Every piece of information you submit to us is private, confidential, and protected. Your information will never be shared.