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Full title: Declaration That No Party Requested a Hearing on Motion (LBR 9013-1(o)(3)) for Order 1) Extending and/or Establishing Deadline to File Schedules and Statement of Financial Affairs; and 2) Authorizing Chapter 7 Trustee to Prepare and File Schedules and Statement of Financial Affairs Pursuant to FRBP 100(k) with Proof of Service Filed by Trustee Elissa Miller (TR) (RE: related document(s)164 Motion to Extend Deadline to File Schedules or Provide Required Information, and/or Plan (Case Opening Documents) Motion For Order: (1) Extending And/Or Establishing Deadline To File Schedules And Statement Of Financial Affairs; And (2) Authorizing C). (Ekvall, Lei Lei) (Entered: 02/24/2021)

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22 23 24 TO THE HONORABLE BARRY RUSSELL, UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY JUDGE: 25 Elissa D. Miller, the chapter 7 trustee (the "Trustee") of the bankruptcy estate of 26 Girardi Keese (the "Estate"), submits this Motion for Order (1) Extending and/or 27 Establishing Deadline to File Schedules and Statement of Financial Affairs; and 28 (2) Authorizing Chapter 7 Trustee to Prepare and File Schedules and Statement of 1 Financial Affairs Pursuant to Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 1007(k)This review process is continuing, but given 26 the number of cases in the Debtor's inventory, the state of the Debtor's record keeping, 27 the lack of any personnel at the Debtor that is knowledgeable and familiar with the 28 Debtor's assets, liabilities and financial affairs, and the difficulty of accurately ascertaining 1 the Debtor's assets and liabilities from the records, the task of compiling the information 2 to prepare the Debtor's schedules and statement of financial affairs will be labor intensive 3 and time consuming. P. 5 and/or controlling LBR, on (date) , I servethe following persons and/or entities by personal delivery, overnight mail service, or (for those who consented in writing tsuch service method), by facsimile transmission and/or email as follows.25 26 27 28 1 TO THE U.S. TRUSTEE AND ALL PARTIES ENTITLED TO NOTICE: 2 PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that Elissa D. Miller, the chapter 7 trustee (the "Trustee") of the bankruptcy estate of Girardi Keese (the "Estate"), has filed a Motion for Order 3 (1) Extending and/or Establishing Deadline to File Schedules and Statement of Financial Affairs; and (2) Authorizing Chapter 7 Trustee to Prepare and File Schedules and 4 Statement of Financial Affairs Pursuant to Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 1007(k)This review process is continuing, but given the number of cases in the 18 Debtor's inventory, the state of the Debtor's record keeping, the lack of any personnel at the Debtor that is knowledgeable and familiar with the Debtor's assets, liabilities and 19 financial affairs, and the difficulty of accurately ascertaining the Debtor's assets and liabilities from the records, the task of compiling the information to prepare the Debtor's 20 schedules and statement of financial affairs will be labor intensive and time consuming.

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Nos., State Bar No. & Email Address SMILEY WANG-EKVALL, LLP Lei Lei Wang Ekvall, State Bar No. 163047 lekvall@swelawfirm.com Philip E. Strok, State Bar No. 169296 pstrok@swelawfirm.com Timothy W. Evanston, State Bar No. 319342 tevanston@swelawfirm.com 3200 Park Center Drive, Suite 250 Costa Mesa, California 92626 Telephone: (714) 445-1000 Movant(s) appearing without an attorney Attorney for Movant(s) UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT CENTRAL DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA - LOS ANGELES DIVISION In re: CASE NO.: 2:20-bk-21022-BR CHAPTER:7 GIRARDI KEESE, DECLARATION THAT NO PARTY REQUESTED A HEARING ON MOTION LBR 9013-1(o)(3) [No Hearing Required] Debtor(s). 1. I am the Movant(s)or attorney for Movant(s)or employed by attorney for Movant(s). 2. On(date): 02/05/2021 Movant(s)filed a motion or application (Motion) entitled: MotionforOrder(1)Extendingand/orEstablishingDeadlinetoFileSchedulesandStatementofFinancialAffairs;and(2)AuthorizingChapter7(cid:55)(cid:85)(cid:88)(cid:86)(cid:87)(cid:72)(cid:72)(cid:3)(cid:87)(cid:82)(cid:3)(cid:51)(cid:85)(cid:72)(cid:83)(cid:68)(cid:85)(cid:72)(cid:3)(cid:68)(cid:81)(cid:71)(cid:3)(cid:41)(cid:76)(cid:79)(cid:72)(cid:3)(cid:54)(cid:70)(cid:75)(cid:72)(cid:71)(cid:88)(cid:79)(cid:72)(cid:86)(cid:3)(cid:68)(cid:81)(cid:71)(cid:3)(cid:54)(cid:87)(cid:68)(cid:87)(cid:72)(cid:80)(cid:72)(cid:81)(cid:87)(cid:3)(cid:82)(cid:73)(cid:3)(cid:41)(cid:76)(cid:81)(cid:68)(cid:81)(cid:70)(cid:76)(cid:68)(cid:79)(cid:3)(cid:36)(cid:73)(cid:73)(cid:68)(cid:76)(cid:85)(cid:86)(cid:3)(cid:51)(cid:88)(cid:85)(cid:86)(cid:88)(cid:68)(cid:81)(cid:87)(cid:3)(cid:87)(cid:82)(cid:3)(cid:41)(cid:53)(cid:37)(cid:51)(cid:3)(cid:20)(cid:19)(cid:19)(cid:26)(cid:11)(cid:78)(cid:12)(cid:3)(cid:62)(cid:39)(cid:82)(cid:70)(cid:78)(cid:72)(cid:87)(cid:3)(cid:20)(cid:25)(cid:23)(cid:64)(cid:3)3. A copy of the Motion and notice of motion is attached to this declaration. 4. On(date): 0 2 /0 5 / 2 0 2 1 Movant(s), served a copy of the notice of motion or the Motion and notice of motioon required parties using the method(s) identified on the Proof of Service of the notice of motion. 5. Pursuant to LBR 9013-1(o), the notice of motion provides that the deadline to fileand serve a written response andrequest for a hearing is 14 days after the date of service of the notice of motion, plus 3additional days if served bymail, or pursuant to F.R.Civ.P. 5(b)(2)(D)or (F). 6. More than17 dayshave passed after Movant(s)served the notice of motion. 7. I checked the docket for this bankruptcy case and/or adversary proceeding, and no response and request for heariwas timely filed. 8. No response and request for hearing was timely served on Movant(s)via Notice of Electronic Filing, or at the streetaddress, email address, or facsimile number specified in the notice of motion.

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ovant(s)requests that the court grant the motion and enter an order without a hearing. declare under penalty of perjury under the laws of theUnited States that the foregoing is true and correct. Date: 02/23 / 2 0 2 1 /_s_/_L_e_i_L_e_i_W_a_n_g__E_k_v_a_ll_____________________________Signature _L_e_i_L_e_iW__a_n_g__E_k_v_a_ll_______________________________Printed name

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1 SMILEY WANG-EKVALL, LLP Lei Lei Wang Ekvall, State Bar No. 163047 2 lekvall@swelawfirm.com Philip E. Strok, State Bar No. 169296 3 pstrok@swelawfirm.com Timothy W. Evanston, State Bar No. 319342 4 tevanston@swelawfirm.com 3200 Park Center Drive, Suite 250 5 Costa Mesa, California 92626 Telephone: (714) 445-1000 6 Facsimile: (714) 445-1002 7 Attorneys for Elissa D. Miller, Chapter 7 Trustee 8 9 UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT 10 CENTRAL DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA P 11 LOS ANGELES DIVISION L 2 MILEY WANG-EKVALL, L 3200 Park Center Drive, Suite 250 Costa Mesa, California 92626 Tel 714 445-1000 • Fax 714 445-100 111111234567 I G nI RreA RDI KEESE, C MAFO(TSC2IRChaNFOL) asUH DEATFepSE /UII tSOONNeTDTCrRNAoEU HH7. NE LEOF 2E CEOST:RD2ISTORAI0UZ A -LAPLIObBN NEkRARLG-DSEF2DI S F1PCASEH0AAHTRN2IIRAANR:D2 EGTP(-S 1BS ET; A)RD T EMAENA ERNEXDTA NDT7 EDFET MLIN LOIEENDFN EI NT T GO S FINANCIAL AFFAIRS PURSUANT TO 18 FEDERAL BANKRUPTCY Debtor. RULE 1007(k); MEMORANDUM OF 19 POINTS AND AUTHORITIES; DECLARATION OF ELISSA D. MILLER 20 IN SUPPORT 21 [No Hearing Required Pursuant to Local Bankruptcy Rule 9013-1(o)] 22 23 24 TO THE HONORABLE BARRY RUSSELL, UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY JUDGE: 25 Elissa D. Miller, the chapter 7 trustee (the "Trustee") of the bankruptcy estate of 26 Girardi Keese (the "Estate"), submits this Motion for Order (1) Extending and/or 27 Establishing Deadline to File Schedules and Statement of Financial Affairs; and 28 (2) Authorizing Chapter 7 Trustee to Prepare and File Schedules and Statement of

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1 Financial Affairs Pursuant to Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 1007(k) (the 2 "Motion"). In support of the Motion, the Trustee submits the following memorandum of 3 points and authorities and the attached Declaration of Elissa D. Miller. 4 5 I. INTRODUCTION 6 Girardi Keese (the "Debtor") was once a thriving plaintiff's law firm based in Los 7 Angeles, California, practicing in the areas of personal injury, defective products, sexual 8 abuse, toxic torts, business law, employment law, and aviation law. Recent events led to 9 commencement of involuntary petitions against both the Debtor and Mr. Girardi, its 10 founding partner. At that time, the Debtor's operations were greatly diminished, with most P 11 of the attorneys and staff having resigned or moved on from the Debtor. L 2 MILEY WANG-EKVALL, L 3200 Park Center Drive, Suite 250 Costa Mesa, California 92626 Tel 714 445-1000 • Fax 714 445-100 111111234567 PapaanurdreoatmhpclyoiaenzrrdiieisTznu tihgrrtnheae gte t h 1iDo teDh0ne e0eD bo 7bTtef.ot rbot ruhT trhos'ehstar ee'essse s c Tbn thtraooouetot sed pkft.uire slee lee Bpad syaan s arndtcehnd hr id aseeh ncdsMeodturaor lfcdettieliosseomu ntatnoeh,s s netc hert oe Del omqh efTua pbfriviirutnloeeesar d tbtn'es hebce esiey a ci nislFnh afeirenoefddfvrqaemueuirlrseaaeststl is igt oRtoaainn untf gialdnne c ega siocl,nti ftaer aoeBtstervseadmia enetrhewkry ern iunt top pgo rt,foc aypn edr S 18 financial affairs. The Trustee estimates that it will take approximately six months to 19 complete the task although her goal is to complete them sooner. 20 21 II. FACTUAL BACKGROUND 22 A. The Debtor's Involuntary Bankruptcy Case 23 The Debtor is a plaintiff's law firm based in Los Angeles, California. On 24 December 18, 2020, petitioning creditors Jill O'Callahan, as successor in interest to 25 James O'Callahan, Robert M. Keese, John Abassian, Erika Saldana, Virginia Antonio, 26 and Kimberly Archie (collectively, the "Petitioning Creditors") filed an involuntary 27 chapter 7 bankruptcy petition against the Debtor. A status conference on the involuntary 28 petition was scheduled for February 16, 2021.

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1 On December 24, 2020, the Petitioning Creditors filed a Motion for Appointment of 2 Interim Trustee Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. § 303(g) [Docket No. 12]. The Court entered an 3 order granting the motion on January 5, 2021 [Docket No. 45]. On January 6, 2021, the 4 Trustee was appointed as the interim trustee [Docket No. 50]. 5 On January 13, 2021, the Court entered an Order Directing: (1) The Clerk of Court 6 to Immediately Enter an Order for Relief under Chapter 7; (2) The United States Trustee 7 to Immediately Appoint a Chapter 7 Trustee; (3) The Debtor to File All Schedules and 8 Related Documentation for Chapter 7 Case within Fourteen Days of the Entry of this 9 Order; and (4) Vacating February 16, 2021 Status Conference [Docket No. 68]. On 10 January 13, 2021, the Clerk of Court entered an order for relief against the Debtor P 11 [Docket No. 69] ("Order for Relief"), and the Trustee was appointed and accepted her L 2 MILEY WANG-EKVALL, L 3200 Park Center Drive, Suite 250 Costa Mesa, California 92626 Tel 714 445-1000 • Fax 714 445-100 111111234567 aaeoTfdnph dtpferinro yeDa inosenTtsfbmc htiothaoeefelr n e OatOd afriifnrdcdadh eitner hrseer e fniwfot ohtDriirtt ee yhRRr bi.eni entl oilc1eirel4'ufsf ,dr d eceoaaqdrys u Jseoiar nea[nD dfSut eoatchrcrh yekee e n2dDtt0 ureNy,lbe o2ot .oD0f 7r2t, h 1t1Eoe],./ F(aOan, )rdG df ei,(l ebra )fna ofd irll i esRH tie tcwslio eistnhfc,ti ahnoie nrs diJenuavglnee tusnh a eadr nyand ya2 sms7 ta,ae f2t teae0mnr2 d1e .n t S 18 19 III. REVIEWING THE DEBTOR'S BOOKS AND RECORDS 20 The Trustee and her counsel and financial advisor have been reviewing, 21 investigating, and analyzing the Debtor's practice and the state of its financial and 22 business affairs. The Debtor likely has numerous secured and unsecured creditors and 23 the Trustee is aware that the Debtor is the subject of various pending litigation. The 24 Debtor also has a significant case load, which comprises most of the Debtor's assets. 25 These cases are at varying stages and include some that have been resolved and some 26 that have been terminated. 27 The Trustee has been working to sort through all of the data to gather the details 28 of the Debtor's business and financial affairs. This review process is continuing, but

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1 given the number of cases in the Debtor's inventory, the state of the Debtor's record 2 keeping, the lack of any personnel at the Debtor that is knowledgeable and familiar with 3 the Debtor's assets, liabilities and financial affairs, and the difficulty of accurately 4 ascertaining the Debtor's assets and liabilities from the records, the task of compiling the 5 information to prepare the Debtor's schedules and statement of financial affairs will be 6 labor intensive and time consuming. The Trustee believes she can complete her review 7 and prepare the Debtor's schedules within approximately six months from the date of 8 entry of an order granting this Motion. 9 10 IV. MEMORANDUM OF POINTS AND AUTHORITIES P 11 A. The Court May Extend the Deadline to File Schedules for Cause L 2 MILEY WANG-EKVALL, L 3200 Park Center Drive, Suite 250 Costa Mesa, California 92626 Tel 714 445-1000 • Fax 714 445-100 111111234567 1tDR"ha0euan0blnye7t o(fe1ocrx0I )untt 0oerr te7a nefq(nisecluei n)oii n rinadtevs lasoso s yolftu csh tncih amaotetafn edttreth yuetr eol mcee aDfsnpisl eetlbearb yy,ts te coFoJshrafe etndtfhhidlueeaeuar t als rOetylch sr Rhe2d, eu 7esddl,tree a u2f atolo0eedrf2ms lRBi 1naea.een nn l idTtmeks hfr,sa. ue tay ap Tn Dttbedhceeym ebo ePettOohxnrrretotde rdcoen eidfdrd do f efinucondourra e tmaRn sn(cee"odiBnla i edtpals foarn or.rfk eefv raBqqiudiurupaesiitnrr scenek ytdordh uR atlupahutntt eclede yre" )r S 18 this rule may be granted only on motion for cause shown." 19 Cause exists to extend the deadline, because the Debtor has not filed schedules 20 and the Trustee must prepare and file the documents in its stead. The Trustee needs 21 time to complete her examination and analysis of the Debtor's books and records in order 22 to compile the information necessary to prepare the Debtor's schedules and statement of 23 financial for the Estate. 24 B. The Trustee May Prepare the Debtor's Schedules 25 The Court may authorize the Trustee to prepare the Debtor's schedules and 26 statement of financial affairs. Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 1007(k) provides: 27 If a list, schedules, or statement, other than a statement of intention, is not prepared and filed as required by this rule, the 28 court may order the trustee, a petitioning creditor, committee,

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1 or other party to prepare and file any of these papers within a time fixed by the court. The court may approve 2 reimbursement of the cost incurred in complying with such an order as an administrative expense. 3 4 Since the Debtor has not filed its schedules, by this Motion, the Trustee is seeking 5 authority to prepare the Debtor's schedules and statement of affairs after concluding her 6 examination of the Debtor's books and records and any other available information in 7 order to properly administer the estate. The Trustee estimates that the undertaking can 8 be completed within six months from the date of an order granting this Motion. 9 10 V. CONCLUSION P 11 For the foregoing reasons, the Trustee respectfully requests that the Court enter L 2 MILEY WANG-EKVALL, L 3200 Park Center Drive, Suite 250 Costa Mesa, California 92626 Tel 714 445-1000 • Fax 714 445-100 111111234567 amfinnoa nontrchdisea123 rl...f : ra ofmfa irtGEAhsxu;er att aehdnnnoatdidrtn eiiz gn io ngtfhg tte hht eheM e doo eTrtdiarouednsrl;i t ngeerea tntoot i fnpilgere tsphcaehr eeM dtohutelieo sDn eaisbn tedon rst'stea rsteecdmh; eednut loefs aafnfadir sst atote smixe nt of S 18 4. For such other relief as the Court deems just and proper. 19 DATED: February 5, 2021 Respectfully submitted, 20 SMILEY WANG-EKVALL, LLP 21 22 By: /s/ Lei Lei Wang Ekvall 23 LEI LEI WANG EKVALL Attorneys for Elissa D. Miller, Chapter 7 24 Trustee 25 26 27 28

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1 DECLARATION OF ELISSA D. MILLER 2 3 1. I am the duly appointed Chapter 7 Trustee in the bankruptcy case of Girardi 4 Keese. I know each of the following facts to be true of my own personal knowledge, 5 except as otherwise stated and, if called as a witness, I could and would competently 6 testify with respect thereto. I am also a partner at the law firm SulmeyerKupetz. I make 7 this declaration in support of the Motion for Order (1) Extending and/or Establishing 8 Deadline to File Schedules and Statement of Financial Affairs; and (2) Authorizing 9 Chapter 7 Trustee to Prepare and File Schedules and Statement of Financial Affairs 10 Pursuant to Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 1007(k) (the "Motion"). Unless P 11 otherwise defined in this declaration, all terms defined in the Motion are incorporated L 2 MILEY WANG-EKVALL, L 3200 Park Center Drive, Suite 250 Costa Mesa, California 92626 Tel 714 445-1000 • Fax 714 445-100 111111234567 h(Eathane/e)Fdr ef, Oi (liGenbr d),2ab eaf. yi rlln ie stfdh oti tirHcss oR T rswnehectifelhateihe eirOnifend,ir nn uodsgclreeee rtJsv.h a e feaonn nru n ddRaaa rsemyytls aiee2 t afe7a fe,mnt en2dert0 en ae2rtd n1eodt.dfr r yefTo isnonhsaf e Jnto ahDcfne ieeau bOala tcaorrhdyfrf ea1edri3nri dsf,to i tn2wry e0R itii2nhteh1cilnei,le u rr1f.de, 4 eqo dudr iaJroeyansdn S uathcaftehrey erD d2eeu0nbl,et tr2o yD0r o,2t of1 , S 18 3. My attorneys, financial advisor and I have been reviewing, investigating, 19 and analyzing the Debtor's practice and the state of its financial and business affairs. 20 The Debtor likely has numerous secured and unsecured creditors and I am aware that 21 the Debtor is the subject of various pending litigation. The Debtor also has a significant 22 case load, which comprises most of the Debtor's assets. These cases are at varying 23 stages and include some that have been resolved and some that have been terminated. 24 4. I have been working to sort through all of the data to gather the details of 25 the Debtor's business and financial affairs. This review process is continuing, but given 26 the number of cases in the Debtor's inventory, the state of the Debtor's record keeping, 27 the lack of any personnel at the Debtor that is knowledgeable and familiar with the 28 Debtor's assets, liabilities and financial affairs, and the difficulty of accurately ascertaining

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1 the Debtor's assets and liabilities from the records, the task of compiling the information 2 to prepare the Debtor's schedules and statement of financial affairs will be labor intensive 3 and time consuming. I believe can complete my review and prepare the Debtor's 4 schedules within approximately six months from the date of entry of an order granting this 5 Motion, although my goal is to complete them sooner. 6 I declare under penalty of perjury under the laws of the United States of America 7 that the foregoing is true and correct. 8 Executed on this 4th day of February, 2021, at Los Angeles, California. 9 10 P 11 L 2 MILEY WANG-EKVALL, L 3200 Park Center Drive, Suite 250 Costa Mesa, California 92626 Tel 714 445-1000 • Fax 714 445-100 111111234567 Elissa Miller S 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28

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PROOF OF SERVICE OF DOCUMENT I am over the age of 18 and not a party to this bankruptcy case or adversary proceeding. My business address is 3200 Park Center Drive, Suite 250, Costa Mesa, CA 92626. A true and correct copy of the foregoing document entitled (specify): MOTION FOR ORDER: (1) EXTENDING AND/OR ESTABLISHING DEADLINE TO FILE SCHEDULES AND STATEMENT OF FINANCIAL AFFAIRS; AND (2) AUTHORIZING CHAPTER 7 TRUSTEE TO PREPARE AND FILE SCHEDULES AND STATEMENT OF FINANCIAL AFFAIRS PURSUANT TO FEDERAL BANKRUPTCY RULE 1007(k); MEMORANDUM OF POINTS AND AUTHORITIES; DECLARATION OF ELISSA D. MILLER IN SUPPORT will be served or was served (a) on the judge in chambers in the form and manner required by LBR 50052(d); and (b) in the manner stated below: 1. TO BE SERVED BY THE COURT VIA NOTICE OF ELECTRONIC FILING (NEF): Pursuant to controlling General Orders and LBR, the foregoing document will be served by the court via NEF and hyperlink to the document. On (date) February 5, 2021 I checked the CM/ECF docket for this bankruptcy case or adversary proceeding and determined that the following persons are on the Electronic Mail Notice List to receive NEF transmission at the email addresses stated below:  Service information continued on attached pag 2. SERVED BY UNITED STATES MAIL: On (date) February 5, 2021 , I served the following persons and/or entities at the last known addresses in this bankruptcy case or adversary proceeding by placing a true and correct copy thereof in a sealed envelope in the United States mail, first class, postage prepaid, and addressed as follows. Listing the judge here constitutes a declaration that mailing to the judge will be completed no later than 24 hours after the document is filed. The Honorable Barry Russell U.S. Bankruptcy Court Roybal Federal Building 255 E. Temple Street, Suite 1660 Los Angeles, CA 90012  Service information continued on attached pag 3. SERVED BY PERSONAL DELIVERY, OVERNIGHT MAIL, FACSIMILE TRANSMISSION OR EMAIL (state method for each person or entity served): Pursuant to F.R.Civ.P. 5 and/or controlling LBR, on (date) , I servethe following persons and/or entities by personal delivery, overnight mail service, or (for those who consented in writing tsuch service method), by facsimile transmission and/or email as follows. Listing the judge here constitutes a declaration that personal delivery on, or overnight mail to, the judge will be completed no later than 24 hours after the document is filed.  Service information continued on attached pag I declare under penalty of perjury under the laws of the United States that the foregoing is true and correct. February 5, 2021 Gabriela Gomez-Cruz /s/ Gabriela Gomez-Cruz Date Printed Name Signature

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ADDITIONAL SERVICE INFORMATION (if needed): 1. SERVED BY THE COURT VIA NOTICE OF ELECTRONIC FILING (“NEF”)  Kyra E Andrassy kandrassy@swelawfirm.com, lgarrett@swelawfirm.com;gcruz@swelawfirm.com;jchung@swelawfirm.com  Rafey Balabanian , docket@edelson.com  Richard D Buckley richard.buckley@arentfox.com  Marie E Christiansen mchristiansen@vedderprice.com, ecfladocket@vedderprice.com,marie-christiansen-4166@ecf.pacerpro.com  Jennifer Witherell Crastz jcrastz@hrhlaw.com  Ashleigh A Danker Ashleigh.danker@dinsmore.com, SDCMLFiles@DINSMORE.COM;Katrice.ortiz@dinsmore.com  Clifford S Davidson csdavidson@swlaw.com, jlanglois@swlaw.com;cliff-davidson-7586@ecf.pacerpro.com  Lei Lei Wang Ekvall lekvall@swelawfirm.com, lgarrett@swelawfirm.com;gcruz@swelawfirm.com;jchung@swelawfirm.com  Richard W Esterkin richard.esterkin@morganlewis.com  Timothy W Evanston tevanston@swelawfirm.com, gcruz@swelawfirm.com;lgarrett@swelawfirm.com;jchung@swelawfirm.com  Eric D Goldberg eric.goldberg@dlapiper.com, eric-goldberg-1103@ecf.pacerpro.com  Andrew Goodman agoodman@andyglaw.com, Goodman.AndrewR102467@notify.bestcase.com  Suzanne C Grandt suzanne.grandt@calbar.ca.gov, joan.randolph@calbar.ca.gov  Steven T Gubner sgubner@bg.law, ecf@bg.law  Marshall J Hogan mhogan@swlaw.com, knestuk@swlaw.com  Razmig Izakelian razmigizakelian@quinnemanuel.com  Lewis R Landau Lew@Landaunet.com  Daniel A Lev dlev@sulmeyerlaw.com, ccaldwell@sulmeyerlaw.com;dlev@ecf.inforuptcy.com  Peter J Mastan peter.mastan@dinsmore.com, SDCMLFiles@dinsmore.com;Katrice.ortiz@dinsmore.com  Edith R Matthai ematthai@romalaw.com  Kenneth Miller kmiller@pmcos.com, efilings@pmcos.com  Elissa Miller (TR) CA71@ecfcbis.com, MillerTrustee@Sulmeyerlaw.com;C124@ecfcbis.com;ccaldwell@sulmeyerlaw.com  Eric A Mitnick MitnickLaw@aol.com, mitnicklaw@gmail.com  Scott H Olson solson@vedderprice.com, scott-olson- 2161@ecf.pacerpro.com,ecfsfdocket@vedderprice.com,nortega@vedderprice.com  Leonard Pena lpena@penalaw.com, penasomaecf@gmail.com;penalr72746@notify.bestcase.com  Michael J Quinn mquinn@vedderprice.com, ecfladocket@vedderprice.com,michael-quinn-2870@ecf.pacerpro.com  Ronald N Richards ron@ronaldrichards.com, morani@ronaldrichards.com,justin@ronaldrichards.com  Philip E Strok pstrok@swelawfirm.com, gcruz@swelawfirm.com;1garrett@swelawfirm.com;jchung@swelawfirm.com  Boris Treyzon jfinnerty@actslaw.com, sgonzales@actslaw.com  United States Trustee (LA) ustpregion16.la.ecf@usdoj.gov  Eric D Winston ericwinston@quinnemanuel.com  Christopher K.S. Wong christopher.wong@arentfox.com, yvonne.li@arentfox.com  Timothy J Yoo tjy@lnbyb.com

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1 SMILEY WANG-EKVALL, LLP Lei Lei Wang Ekvall, State Bar No. 163047 2 lekvall@swelawfirm.com Philip E. Strok, State Bar No. 169296 3 pstrok@swelawfirm.com Timothy W. Evanston, State Bar No. 319342 4 tevanston@swelawfirm.com 3200 Park Center Drive, Suite 250 5 Costa Mesa, California 92626 Telephone: (714) 445-1000 6 Facsimile: (714) 445-1002 7 Attorneys for Elissa D. Miller, Chapter 7 Trustee 8 9 UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT 10 CENTRAL DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA P 11 LOS ANGELES DIVISION L 2 MILEY WANG-EKVALL, L 3200 Park Center Drive, Suite 250 Costa Mesa, California 92626 Tel 714 445-1000 • Fax 714 445-100 111111234567 I G nI RreA RDI KEESE, C N(ESF(TC12IRCSOhaN)) asTUHTAEAepASEIXUN tCNeBTDTTCEroELEU HI 7.IEAON LSO 2 LEDFHT:R2 SIOAIMIN0NZ F-AGOPGIbNFNkR T AAGD-DIE2OINE R1PCSNDA0SAHT 2/D;FROAA 2LAOERTP-IBNRN ET ARD EEMON RETDR NO7 DFT EFI LORIEL:FE S SCHEDULES AND STATEMENT OF 18 FINANCIAL AFFAIRS PURSUANT TO Debtor. FEDERAL BANKRUPTCY 19 RULE 1007(k); OPPORTUNITY TO REQUEST A HEARING 20 [No Hearing Required Pursuant to 21 Local Bankruptcy Rule 9013-1(o)] 22 23 24 25 26 27 28

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1 TO THE U.S. TRUSTEE AND ALL PARTIES ENTITLED TO NOTICE: 2 PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that Elissa D. Miller, the chapter 7 trustee (the "Trustee") of the bankruptcy estate of Girardi Keese (the "Estate"), has filed a Motion for Order 3 (1) Extending and/or Establishing Deadline to File Schedules and Statement of Financial Affairs; and (2) Authorizing Chapter 7 Trustee to Prepare and File Schedules and 4 Statement of Financial Affairs Pursuant to Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 1007(k) (the "Motion"). The Trustee is requesting that the Motion be granted without a hearing as 5 provided in Local Bankruptcy Rule 9013-1(o) unless a party in interest timely files and serves a written opposition to the Motion and requests a hearing. The Motion is 6 summarized as follows: 7 1. On December 18, 2020, petitioning creditors Jill O'Callahan, as successor in interest to James O'Callahan, Robert M. Keese, John Abassian, Erika Saldana, 8 Virginia Antonio, and Kimberly Archie (collectively, the "Petitioning Creditors") filed an involuntary chapter 7 bankruptcy petition against Girardi Keese (the "Debtor"). On 9 December 24, 2020, the Petitioning Creditors filed a Motion for Appointment of Interim Trustee Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. § 303(g) [Docket No. 12]. The Court entered an order 10 granting the motion on January 5, 2021 [Docket No. 45]. On January 6, 2021, the Trustee was appointed as the interim trustee [Docket No. 50]. P 11 MILEY WANG-EKVALL, LL 3200 Park Center Drive, Suite 250 Costa Mesa, California 92626 Tel 714 445-1000 • Fax 714 445-1002 111111234567 tariRwnswnhetceoieaceqtcihrlltt uuiekehDeinidipmerfnee ,etr 1gebe23.dod 4 dtn.. rt o t oo thdJhr no eaase[ fDo ynSr D fsruoTOaictne a chhpantabkrheepf yntterJd ooe ocMta2uirr iunN an0loteegtolu,omt n hia a2Do.t( efrra0na6f,yyna )2 l9 E l stio 11f] roei/ isf3l,nF(e f e "t ,a ,a hOt kt ah2nhGnesr e0ded ld,iaO 2 s ed(aDfu1tborran tde, c)rht fd ebaotofoah irt nrHlrnot ee iotfRt rao ywe 'Cisetigr nxs i tllatRecoti ihenestar ehicfpgnkns"leh r is) eeote,rseih offpea[td, eDhn Cavnuo e enordoloree na c udfJt s k mharetad tieaenmt naeaetn d uy TeinNad lsasf rtn oit eur lsoadeoy.rst f e fa7dtt2a teedhtt1o7dheer e] ,adem.s e w2nr Do nDeeT 0a.etons her2s brystTeb1 d t aoh otoo.eOo pferff r r ' Tpf r st'eifTsdhnoho a sereaierbncuc r n urh tOshDefecs toereleiediiarddneneb laeueRf t t aihonrlsatee fyarsdfgfls o ai s dea ari airf ibndn sned s de t n S financial affairs. This review process is continuing, but given the number of cases in the 18 Debtor's inventory, the state of the Debtor's record keeping, the lack of any personnel at the Debtor that is knowledgeable and familiar with the Debtor's assets, liabilities and 19 financial affairs, and the difficulty of accurately ascertaining the Debtor's assets and liabilities from the records, the task of compiling the information to prepare the Debtor's 20 schedules and statement of financial affairs will be labor intensive and time consuming. The Trustee estimates that it will take approximately six months to complete the task 21 although her goal is to complete them sooner. 22 DEADLINE FOR FILING AND SERVING OPPOSITION PAPERS AND REQUEST FOR A HEARING: Pursuant to LBR 9013-1(o), any party who opposes the 23 Motion may request a hearing on the Motion. The deadline to file and serve a written opposition and request for hearing is 14 days after the date of service of this notice, plus 24 3 additional days if you were served by mail or pursuant to F.R.Civ.P. 5(b)(2)(D) or (F). 25 If you timely file and serve a written opposition and request for a hearing, the Trustee will file and serve a notice of hearing at least 14 days in advance of the hearing. 26 If you fail to comply with this deadline: 27 (a) The Trustee will file a declaration to indicate (1) the Motion was properly served, (2) the response period elapsed, and (3) no party filed and served 28

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1 a written opposition and request for a hearing within 14 days after the date of service of the notice; 2 (b) The Trustee will lodge an order that the Court may use to grant the 3 Motion; and 4 (c) The Court may treat your failure as a waiver of your right to oppose the Motion and may grant the Motion without further hearing and notice. 5 DATED: February 5, 2021 SMILEY WANG-EKVALL, LLP 6 7 By: /s/ Lei Lei Wang Ekvall 8 LEI LEI WANG EKVALL Attorneys for Elissa D. Miller, Chapter 7 9 Trustee 10 P 11 L 2 MILEY WANG-EKVALL, L 3200 Park Center Drive, Suite 250 Costa Mesa, California 92626 Tel 714 445-1000 • Fax 714 445-100 111111234567S 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28

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PROOF OF SERVICE OF DOCUMENT I am over the age of 18 and not a party to this bankruptcy case or adversary proceeding. My business address is 3200 Park Center Drive, Suite 250, Costa Mesa, CA 92626. A true and correct copy of the foregoing document entitled (specify): NOTICE OF MOTION FOR ORDER: (1) EXTENDING AND/OR ESTABLISHING DEADLINE TO FILE SCHEDULES AND STATEMENT OF FINANCIAL AFFAIRS; AND (2) AUTHORIZINCHAPTER 7 TRUSTEE TO PREPARE AND FILE SCHEDULES AND STATEMENT OF FINANCIAL AFFAIRS PURSUANT TO FEDERAL BANKRUPTCY RULE 1007(k); MEMORANDUM OF POINTS AND AUTHORITIES; DECLARATION OF ELISSA D. MILLER IN SUPPORT will be served or was served (a) on the judge in chambers in the form and manner required by LBR 50052(d); and (b) in the manner stated below: 1. TO BE SERVED BY THE COURT VIA NOTICE OF ELECTRONIC FILING (NEF): Pursuant to controlling General Orders and LBR, the foregoing document will be served by the court via NEF and hyperlink to the document. On (date) February 5, 2021 I checked the CM/ECF docket for this bankruptcy case or adversary proceeding and determined that the following persons are on the Electronic Mail Notice List to receive NEF transmission at the email addresses stated below:  Service information continued on attached pag 2. SERVED BY UNITED STATES MAIL: On (date) February 5, 2021 , I served the following persons and/or entities at the last known addresses in this bankruptcy case or adversary proceeding by placing a true and correct copy thereof in a sealed envelope in the United States mail, first class, postage prepaid, and addressed as follows. Listing the judge here constitutes a declaration that mailing to the judge will be completed no later than 24 hours after the document is filed. The Honorable Barry Russell U.S. Bankruptcy Court Roybal Federal Building 255 E. Temple Street, Suite 1660 Los Angeles, CA 90012  Service information continued on attached pag 3. SERVED BY PERSONAL DELIVERY, OVERNIGHT MAIL, FACSIMILE TRANSMISSION OR EMAIL (state method for each person or entity served): Pursuant to F.R.Civ.P. 5 and/or controlling LBR, on (date) , I servethe following persons and/or entities by personal delivery, overnight mail service, or (for those who consented in writing tsuch service method), by facsimile transmission and/or email as follows. Listing the judge here constitutes a declaration that personal delivery on, or overnight mail to, the judge will be completed no later than 24 hours after the document is filed.  Service information continued on attached pag I declare under penalty of perjury under the laws of the United States that the foregoing is true and correct. February 5, 2021 Gabriela Gomez-Cruz /s/ Gabriela Gomez-Cruz Date Printed Name Signature

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ADDITIONAL SERVICE INFORMATION (if needed): 1. SERVED BY THE COURT VIA NOTICE OF ELECTRONIC FILING (“NEF”)  Kyra E Andrassy kandrassy@swelawfirm.com, lgarrett@swelawfirm.com;gcruz@swelawfirm.com;jchung@swelawfirm.com  Rafey Balabanian , docket@edelson.com  Richard D Buckley richard.buckley@arentfox.com  Marie E Christiansen mchristiansen@vedderprice.com, ecfladocket@vedderprice.com,marie-christiansen-4166@ecf.pacerpro.com  Jennifer Witherell Crastz jcrastz@hrhlaw.com  Ashleigh A Danker Ashleigh.danker@dinsmore.com, SDCMLFiles@DINSMORE.COM;Katrice.ortiz@dinsmore.com  Clifford S Davidson csdavidson@swlaw.com, jlanglois@swlaw.com;cliff-davidson-7586@ecf.pacerpro.com  Lei Lei Wang Ekvall lekvall@swelawfirm.com, lgarrett@swelawfirm.com;gcruz@swelawfirm.com;jchung@swelawfirm.com  Richard W Esterkin richard.esterkin@morganlewis.com  Timothy W Evanston tevanston@swelawfirm.com, gcruz@swelawfirm.com;lgarrett@swelawfirm.com;jchung@swelawfirm.com  Eric D Goldberg eric.goldberg@dlapiper.com, eric-goldberg-1103@ecf.pacerpro.com  Andrew Goodman agoodman@andyglaw.com, Goodman.AndrewR102467@notify.bestcase.com  Suzanne C Grandt suzanne.grandt@calbar.ca.gov, joan.randolph@calbar.ca.gov  Steven T Gubner sgubner@bg.law, ecf@bg.law  Marshall J Hogan mhogan@swlaw.com, knestuk@swlaw.com  Razmig Izakelian razmigizakelian@quinnemanuel.com  Lewis R Landau Lew@Landaunet.com  Daniel A Lev dlev@sulmeyerlaw.com, ccaldwell@sulmeyerlaw.com;dlev@ecf.inforuptcy.com  Peter J Mastan peter.mastan@dinsmore.com, SDCMLFiles@dinsmore.com;Katrice.ortiz@dinsmore.com  Edith R Matthai ematthai@romalaw.com  Kenneth Miller kmiller@pmcos.com, efilings@pmcos.com  Elissa Miller (TR) CA71@ecfcbis.com, MillerTrustee@Sulmeyerlaw.com;C124@ecfcbis.com;ccaldwell@sulmeyerlaw.com  Eric A Mitnick MitnickLaw@aol.com, mitnicklaw@gmail.com  Scott H Olson solson@vedderprice.com, scott-olson- 2161@ecf.pacerpro.com,ecfsfdocket@vedderprice.com,nortega@vedderprice.com  Leonard Pena lpena@penalaw.com, penasomaecf@gmail.com;penalr72746@notify.bestcase.com  Michael J Quinn mquinn@vedderprice.com, ecfladocket@vedderprice.com,michael-quinn-2870@ecf.pacerpro.com  Ronald N Richards ron@ronaldrichards.com, morani@ronaldrichards.com,justin@ronaldrichards.com  Philip E Strok pstrok@swelawfirm.com, gcruz@swelawfirm.com;1garrett@swelawfirm.com;jchung@swelawfirm.com  Boris Treyzon jfinnerty@actslaw.com, sgonzales@actslaw.com  United States Trustee (LA) ustpregion16.la.ecf@usdoj.gov  Eric D Winston ericwinston@quinnemanuel.com  Christopher K.S. Wong christopher.wong@arentfox.com, yvonne.li@arentfox.com  Timothy J Yoo tjy@lnbyb.com

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PROOF OF SERVICE OF DOCUMENT am over the age of 18 and not a party to this bankruptcy case or adversary proceeding. My business address is 3200 ark Center Drive, Suite 250, Costa Mesa, CA 92626. true and correct copy of the foregoing document entitled (specify): DECLARATION THAT NO PARTY REQUESTED A EARING ON MOTION will be served or was served (a) on the judge in chambers in the form and manner required by LBR 005-2(d); and (b) in the manner stated below: . TO BE SERVED BY THE COURT VIA NOTICE OF ELECTRONIC FILING (NEF): Pursuant to controlling General rders and LBR, the foregoing document will be served by the court via NEF and hyperlink to the document. On (date) ebruary 24, 2021 I checked the CM/ECF docket for this bankruptcy case or adversary proceeding and determined thate following persons are on the Electronic Mail Notice List to receive NEF transmission at the email addresses stated elow:  Service information continued on attached pag . SERVED BY UNITED STATES MAIL: n (date) February 24, 2021 , I served the following persons and/or entities at the last known addresses in this ankruptcy case or adversary proceeding by placing a true and correct copy thereof in a sealed envelope in the United tates mail, first class, postage prepaid, and addressed as follows. Listing the judge here constitutes a declaration that ailing to the judge will be completed no later than 24 hours after the document is filed. he Honorable Barry Russell .S. Bankruptcy Court oybal Federal Building 55 E. Temple Street, Suite 1660 os Angeles, CA 90012  Service information continued on attached pag . SERVED BY PERSONAL DELIVERY, OVERNIGHT MAIL, FACSIMILE TRANSMISSION OR EMAIL (state method r each person or entity served): Pursuant to F.R.Civ.P. 5 and/or controlling LBR, on (date) _____, I served the followinersons and/or entities by personal delivery, overnight mail service, or (for those who consented in writing to such servicethod), by facsimile transmission and/or email as follows. Listing the judge here constitutes a declaration that personal elivery on, or overnight mail to, the judge will be completed no later than 24 hours after the document is filed.  Service information continued on attached pag declare under penalty of perjury under the laws of the United States that the foregoing is true and correct. February 24, 2021 Gabriela Gomez-Cruz /s/ Gabriela Gomez-Cruz Date Printed Name Signature

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ADDITIONAL SERVICE INFORMATION (if needed): . SERVED BY THE COURT VIA NOTICE OF ELECTRONIC FILING (“NEF”)  Kyra E Andrassy kandrassy@swelawfirm.com, lgarrett@swelawfirm.com;gcruz@swelawfirm.com;jchung@swelawfirm.com  Rafey Balabanian , docket@edelson.com  Michelle Balady mb@bedfordlg.com, leo@bedfordlg.com  Richard D Buckley richard.buckley@arentfox.com  Marie E Christiansen mchristiansen@vedderprice.com, ecfladocket@vedderprice.com,marie-christiansen-4166@ecf.pacerpro.com  Jennifer Witherell Crastz jcrastz@hrhlaw.com  Ashleigh A Danker Ashleigh.danker@dinsmore.com, SDCMLFiles@DINSMORE.COM;Katrice.ortiz@dinsmore.com  Clifford S Davidson csdavidson@swlaw.com, jlanglois@swlaw.com;cliff-davidson-7586@ecf.pacerpro.com  Lei Lei Wang Ekvall lekvall@swelawfirm.com, lgarrett@swelawfirm.com;gcruz@swelawfirm.com;jchung@swelawfirm.com  Richard W Esterkin richard.esterkin@morganlewis.com  Timothy W Evanston tevanston@swelawfirm.com, gcruz@swelawfirm.com;lgarrett@swelawfirm.com;jchung@swelawfirm.com  James J Finsten , jimfinsten@hotmail.com  Alan W Forsley alan.forsley@flpllp.com, awf@fkllawfirm.com,awf@fl-lawyers.net,addy.flores@flpllp.com,laura.rucker@flpllp.com  Eric D Goldberg eric.goldberg@dlapiper.com, eric-goldberg-1103@ecf.pacerpro.com  Andrew Goodman agoodman@andyglaw.com, Goodman.AndrewR102467@notify.bestcase.com  Suzanne C Grandt suzanne.grandt@calbar.ca.gov, joan.randolph@calbar.ca.gov  Steven T Gubner sgubner@bg.law, ecf@bg.law  Marshall J Hogan mhogan@swlaw.com, knestuk@swlaw.com  Razmig Izakelian razmigizakelian@quinnemanuel.com  Lewis R Landau Lew@Landaunet.com  Daniel A Lev dlev@sulmeyerlaw.com, ccaldwell@sulmeyerlaw.com;dlev@ecf.inforuptcy.com  Peter J Mastan peter.mastan@dinsmore.com, SDCMLFiles@dinsmore.com;Katrice.ortiz@dinsmore.com  Edith R Matthai ematthai@romalaw.com  Kenneth Miller kmiller@pmcos.com, efilings@pmcos.com  Elissa Miller (TR) CA71@ecfcbis.com, MillerTrustee@Sulmeyerlaw.com;C124@ecfcbis.com;ccaldwell@sulmeyerlaw.com  Eric A Mitnick MitnickLaw@aol.com, mitnicklaw@gmail.com  Scott H Olson solson@vedderprice.com, scott-olson- 2161@ecf.pacerpro.com,ecfsfdocket@vedderprice.com,nortega@vedderprice.com  Leonard Pena lpena@penalaw.com, penasomaecf@gmail.com;penalr72746@notify.bestcase.com  Michael J Quinn mquinn@vedderprice.com, ecfladocket@vedderprice.com,michael-quinn-2870@ecf.pacerpro.com  Ronald N Richards ron@ronaldrichards.com, morani@ronaldrichards.com,justin@ronaldrichards.com  Philip E Strok pstrok@swelawfirm.com, gcruz@swelawfirm.com;1garrett@swelawfirm.com;jchung@swelawfirm.com  Boris Treyzon jfinnerty@actslaw.com, sgonzales@actslaw.com  United States Trustee (LA) ustpregion16.la.ecf@usdoj.gov  Eric D Winston ericwinston@quinnemanuel.com  Christopher K.S. Wong christopher.wong@arentfox.com, yvonne.li@arentfox.com  Timothy J Yoo tjy@lnbyb.com

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