Ellen M. Cheney

Ellen was a shareholder in the law corporation from 2013 to 2016. She worked in an "of counsel" position for the firm from 2009 to 2013 and returned to "of counsel" status in 2016.  Prior to her work at Mansfield Law Corporation, Ellen represented financial institutions in all areas of collection, including bankruptcy and state court litigation.  Since 2009, Ellen has focused on Debtor representation in Chapter 7, 11 and 13 cases, as well as representing the interests of non-institutional bankruptcy creditors.  She has exceptional knowledge of bankruptcy law and is a powerful litigator in both State and Federal Courts.

Ellen was born in Chicago, Illinois. She graduated from the University of California at Los Angeles with a B.A. in 1992 and graduated from Tulane Law School, cum laude, in 1996. In December of 1996, she was admitted to practice before all courts in the State of California, including all Federal District Courts and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.