Summer M. Shaw Attorney

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Summer M. Shaw Summer M. Shaw is a founding member and bankruptcy lawyer of DOLING SHAW & HANOVER, APC, a bankruptcy boutique law firm serving Southern California with its main office located in Palm Desert, California. Summer represents creditors and debtors in bankruptcy and insolvency matters. She is a fearless litigator and employs creative strategies to achieve exceptional results for her clients. Ms. Shaw started her career in 2002 at the Law Offices of George Hanover in Palm Desert. She quickly made partner at the firm Hanover & Shaw. The partners of Hanover & Shaw later teamed with Ms. Doling to form the highly regarded bankruptcy firm DOLING SHAW & HANOVER, APC.

Ms. Shaw serves as the President of the Inland Empire Bankruptcy Forum (IEBF), a division of the California Bankruptcy Forum. She was presented with the 2016 Honor Roll of Pro Bono Volunteers by the Honorable Mark D. Houle of the Central District of California. Summer Shaw is a very active member of the bankruptcy bar.

She is also a Professor of Bankruptcy law at the California Desert Trial Academy (CDTA).

Ms. Shaw is admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in California, including the Supreme Court of California. In addition, she is admitted to practice before the United States Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Professional Associations & Committees

  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys (NACBA)
  • Inland Empire Bankruptcy Forum (IEBF) – President
  • California Bankruptcy Forum – Consumer Program Chair
  • American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI) – Member
  • National Consumer Law Center (NCLC) – Member
  • Desert Bar Association – Member