ALASTAIR M. GESMUNDO | 949.720.4135 direct | vcard

Mr. Gesmundo is an associate with Winthrop Golubow Hollander, LLP. Mr. Gesmundo devotes his practice to the representation of debtors in Chapter 11 reorganizations. Prior to joining WGH, Mr. Gesmundo served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Erithe A. Smith, United States Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California, Santa Ana Division, September 2016 – August 2018. He also clerked for the Honorable Neil W. Bason, United States Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California, Los Angeles Division, February 2016 – June 2016. While in law school, Mr. Gesmundo completed judicial externships with the Honorable Erithe A. Smith, and the Honorable Robert N. Kwan, United States Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California. Prior to attending law school, Mr. Gesmundo worked as a legal assistant at the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in San Francisco, August 2010 – August 2012.


  • Chapter 11 Reorganizations
  • Bankruptcy Litigation
  • Creditor Representation


  • Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, California (J.D., 2015); Honors: Recipient, CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Negotiation and Settlement
  • Santa Clara University, Leavey School of Business, Santa Clara, California (B.S.C., Economics, cum laude, 2009); Honors: Leavey Scholar


  • State Bar of California, 2017
  • United States District Court for the Central District of California


  • Founding Member and Pro bono/Philanthropy Committee Co-Chair, Loyola Law School Orange County Alumni Council
  • Member, Orange County Bankruptcy Forum
  • Member, Orange County Bar Association-Commercial Law and Bankruptcy Section
  • Member, Philippine American Bar Association
  • Member, Filipino-American Lawyers of Orange County



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