Don Reid began his legal career as a rotating law clerk for nine bankruptcy judges in the Los Angeles Division. During those three years, he worked closely with the judges and learned many invaluable lessons. Since entering private practice in 2014, Don has represented debtors, creditors, and bankruptcy trustees in bankruptcy cases, as well as parties in complex bankruptcy litigation and appeals.
In August 2020, Don was named to the Best Lawyers - Ones to Watch List for 2021, a prestigious award give to only ten bankruptcy attorneys in the State of California. The award recognizes attorneys who have been in private practice 5-9 years and have demonstrated excellent professional service.
Don earned his law degree from the University of Oregon School of Law in 2011. There he served as Managing Editor for the Oregon Law Review. He earned his undergraduate degree (B.S.) in Environmental Science from California Lutheran University in 2006.
Don is on the Board of Directors for the Inland Empire Bankruptcy Forum, and is a former Chair for the Commercial Law and Bankruptcy Section of the Orange County Bar Association. His article, A Trustee's Roadmap for Piercing the Debtor's Corporate Veil, was published as the cover article for the Winter 2017 issue of the American Bankruptcy Trustee Journal.
When he is not practicing law, Don enjoys spending time with his young daughters, running, and rooting for the Oregon Ducks and Portland Trailblazers.