Ashley McDow primarily practices in the areas of bankruptcy and commercial law, focusing principally on the representation of debtors in possession and creditor committees in chapter 11 reorganizations, chapter 7 and 11 trustees, and parties to various adversary proceedings. With experience representing clients on all sides of the bankruptcy process Ashley has developed a holistic understanding of the bankruptcy process, and utilizes this understanding to effectively and efficiently represent the interests of her clients.
Ashley serves as an editor on the editorial board of the California Bankruptcy Journal. She has authored a number of publications on bankruptcy and commercial law topics, including critical vendor motions, perfection of security interests in intellectual property and the enforcement of state court judgments in bankruptcy, and has guest lectured at the University of California Irvine School of Law on insolvency and restructuring matters. Ashley is the chair of the Executive Committee of the Commercial Law Section of the Los Angeles County Bar Association, and the secretary of the Executive Committee of the Commercial Law and Bankruptcy Section of the Los Angeles County Bar Association. She is also a member of the Los Angeles County Bar Advisory Board.