The Wolf Firm, an Irvine, California-based financial services law firm, announced recently the addition of several new attorneys (alphabetically): Mark T. Domeyer, Robert J. Jackson, Scott J. Jackson, Parnaz Parto, and Sonia A. Plesset.
Mark Domeyer, with more than 20 years of experience representing secured creditors in bankruptcy, joins the Wolf Firm's Bankruptcy Department as senior attorney. His experience includes serving as chief deputy clerk for the bankruptcy court of the District of Columbia, representing the examiner in the Eastern Airlines bankruptcy case and the trustee in the Delaware & Hudson Railway bankruptcy case, and representing many secured creditors, debtors-in-possession, trustees and official committees in reorganization cases. Domeyer has spoken at many national industry events and has also served as an assistant court administrator and as a temporary judge.
Bob Jackson, who is joining the Wolf Firm as national eviction advisory counsel and senior attorney, has a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Southern California and a BA in mathematics from St. Mary's College. At USC, he was recognized as a member of the prestigious Order of the Coif. A bona fide expert in the mortgage banking and mortgage default legal fields, Jackson has more than 40 years of experience as an attorney. His experience includes founding Mutual Mortgage Company, a full-service mortgage banking firm, in the early 1980s and serving as president until it was sold in 1984. He founded a law firm dedicated to REO litigation in the early 1990s, and by the mid 2000s it had grown to be one of the largest REO law firms in the country. A member of the California bar, Jackson has written many articles for trade publications and co-authored an industry guidebook, Personal Property Matters.
Scott Jackson's focus of practice is on national evictions, regulatory compliance, and real estate litigation matters. He joins the Wolf Firm as EVP and Chair of its new National Eviction Management Practice. Prior to joining the Wolf Firm, Jackson served as president and managing attorney of Jackson & Associates, one of the largest REO and mortgage default firms in the country, until its acquisition in 2014 by the Wolf Firm. In 2012, Jackson was spotlighted in Thomson Reuters' annual Super Lawyers publication as one of the "Rising Stars" in Southern California based on peer nomination and independent review, an honor reserved for the top 2.5 percent of lawyers under the age of 40.
Parnaz Parto, who joins the Wolf Firm as an associate in the Eviction Department, earned her Juris Doctor degree from Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law. While in college, Parto received several prestigious awards, including the CALI Excellence for the Future Award, which she received for obtaining the highest grade in Legal Research and Writing. She began her legal career working as a law clerk extern in the city attorney's office in Santa Ana, California. Parto was admitted to the California State Bar in 2011.
Sonia Plesset, who joins the Wolf Firm as a senior litigation attorney, has represented many financial institutions, mortgage companies, loan servicers, foreclosure trustees, and title companies during her 20 years of experience as an attorney. She has worked in many aspects of creditor representation, including lender liability, wrongful foreclosure defense, loan purchase disputes, receiverships, evictions, judicial foreclosures, FDCPA/FCRA and related claims, and general real estate litigation. Plesset is a guest lecturer at the Gould School of Law at the University of Southern California and has written many articles for trade publications in addition to her industry lobbying efforts.