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Full title: Motion to Approve Compromise Under Rule 9019 - Motion for Order Authorizing Compromise of Controversy Regarding Distribution of Proceeds from the Sale of Airplanes Pursuant to Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 9019; Memorandum of Points and Authorities; Declaration of Elissa D. Miller in Support with Proof of Service Filed by Trustee Elissa Miller (TR) (Strok, Philip) (Entered: 05/11/2021)

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This Motion requests approval of a compromise between the GK Trustee, 3 Jason M. Rund, the chapter 7 trustee of the bankruptcy estate of Thomas V. Girardi (the 4 "Girardi Trustee"), and the Roy T. Eddleman Living Trust (the "Eddleman Trust").However, the Girardi Trustee contends that GK's capital 21 contribution to G&E (in the form of cash and the Airplanes) was actually made by Girardi22 Documents and pleadings in the GK Trustee and Girardi Trustee’s possession indicate 23 that Girardi may have been the owner of the Airplanes before the Airplanes were 24 transferred to G&E as a capital contribution.In addition, GK's books and records reflect that GK spent 1 therefore unclear whether GK or Girardi should be considered as the other member of 2 G&E, and this Motion seeks approval of compromise between the GK Trustee and the 3 Girardi Trustee regarding their respective disputed interests in G&E and the allocation of4 the proceeds from the sale of the Airplanes. 5 D. Agreement to Sell the Airplanes 6 Since the bankruptcy petitions were filed against GK and Girardi, and with the 7 approval of the GK Trustee and the Girardi Trustee, the Eddleman Trust has funded 8 certain of the operating and maintenance expenses of G&E, including those expenses 9 that the other member of G&E (either Girardi or GK) was obligated to fund under the 10 Operating Agreement.F 14 (i) market the Airplanes for sale, and the Eddleman Trust has agreed to manage the s0 15 sales efforts, (ii) authorize the Eddleman Trust to continue funding Girardi’s or GK’s e1 M5- a 4 ost4 4 16 portion of the expenses relating to the maintenance of G&E and the operation of the C1 The compromise also avoids fraudulent transfer litigation against G&E that 1 would otherwise have to be pursued by one or both of the GK Trustee and/or Girardi

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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 11 LOS ANGELES DIVISION 2 0 0 92626 4 445-1 1123 I GnI RreA RDI KEESE, C Cahsaep tNero 7. 2:20-bk-21022-BR ornia ax 71 a, Calif00 • F 14 MCOOMTIPORNO FMOISRE O ORFD ECRO NATURTOHVOERRIZSIYN G s0 15 REGARDING DISTRIBUTION OF e1 M5- PROCEEDS FROM THE SALE OF a 4 ost4 4 16 AIRPLANES PURSUANT TO FEDERAL C71 RULE OF BANKRUPTCY PROCEDURE el 17 9019; MEMORANDUM OF POINTS AND T Debtor. AUTHORITIES; DECLARATION OF 18 ELISSA D. MILLER IN SUPPORT 19 [No Hearing Required Pursuant to Local Bankruptcy Rule 9013-1(o)] 20 21 22 TO THE HONORABLE BARRY RUSSELL, UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY JUDGE: 23 Elissa D. Miller, the chapter 7 trustee for the bankruptcy estate (the "Estate") of 24 Girardi Keese (the "GK Trustee"), submits this Motion for Order Authorizing Compromise25 of Controversy Regarding Distribution of Proceeds from the Sale of Airplanes Pursuant t26 Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 9019 (the "Motion"). In support of the Motion, the27 Trustee submits the following memorandum of points and authorities and the attached

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1 I. INTRODUCTION 2 This Motion requests approval of a compromise between the GK Trustee, 3 Jason M. Rund, the chapter 7 trustee of the bankruptcy estate of Thomas V. Girardi (the 4 "Girardi Trustee"), and the Roy T. Eddleman Living Trust (the "Eddleman Trust"). The 5 compromise involves the marketing and sale of two airplanes owned by a non-debtor 6 entity, G & E Partners LLC ("G&E"), and the allocation of proceeds from the sale. 7 According to the G&E Operating Agreement, Girardi Keese ("GK") holds a 66.678 interest in G&E and the Eddleman Trust holds a 33.33% interest. The Girardi Trustee 9 disputes that GK is the real owner of the 66.67% interest in G&E because, he alleges, 10 that it was Thomas V. Girardi who contributed cash and airplanes as capital to G&E, not 11 GK, even though the Operating Agreement attributes those contributions to GK. 2 0 0 92626 4 445-1 1123 the GirGar&dEi T wruasntetse t oh asveell athueth aoirripzleadn ethse a Endd,d tlhermoaung hT trhues tc toom mparorkmeits aen, dth see Gll Kth eT rauisrptelaen aens. ornia ax 71 a, Calif00 • F 14 This Motion seeks an order (1) approving the appointment of the Eddleman Trust to takes0 15 the steps necessary to dispose of the airplanes for G&E and (2) approving the e1 M5- a 4 ost4 4 16 compromise between the parties regarding the distribution of the sale proceeds as C1 7 el 17 outlined in this Motion. The compromise resolves disputes and related fraudulent T 18 transfer claims as to G&E and the airplanes and ensures that the Estate will receive a 19 substantial distribution once the airplanes are sold. The compromise is fair and 20 reasonable and in the best interest of the Estate and, therefore, the Trustee respectfully 21 requests that the Motion be approved. 22 23 II. BACKGROUND 24 A. The Debtor's Bankruptcy Case 25 On December 18, 2020, an involuntary chapter 7 bankruptcy petition was filed 26 against Girardi Keese ("GK") commencing Case No. 2:20-bk-21022-BR (the "GK 27 Bankruptcy Case") in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California (the

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1 trustee which was granted by the Bankruptcy Court by order entered January 5, 2021. 2 The GK Trustee was appointed as the interim chapter 7 trustee on January 6, 2021. Th3 order for relief was entered January 13, 2021 and, the same date, the GK Trustee was 4 reappointed and has been serving in that capacity since. 5 B. The Thomas V. Girardi Bankruptcy Case 6 On December 18, 2020, an involuntary chapter 7 bankruptcy petition was also file7 against Thomas V. Girardi ("Girardi"). The Girardi Trustee was appointed interim trustee8 on January 5, 2021. The order for relief was entered in that case on January 13, 2021, 9 and the Girardi Trustee was reappointed as chapter 7 trustee. The case is pending 10 before the Bankruptcy Court as Case No. 2:20-bk-21020-BR (the "Girardi Bankruptcy 11 Case"). 2 0 0 92626 4 445-1 1123 CG.& E isG th&eE o Pwanretnr eorf stw LoL aCi rplanes: (1) a 1990 Gulfstream G-IV, FAA registration ornia ax 71 a, Calif00 • F 14 mark N711GL ("Gulfstream") and (2) a 2000 Beechcraft Super King Air 350, FAA s0 15 registration mark N350GL ("Super King"). The Gulfstream and Super King are e1 M5- a 4 ost4 4 16 collectively referred to as the "Airplanes." The Airplanes are unencumbered but the C1 7 el 17 carrying costs to maintain the Airplanes are substantial. T 18 Under the Amended and Restated Operating Agreement of G&E dated April 1, 19 2019 (the “Operating Agreement”), the Eddleman Trust (33.33%) and GK (66.67%) are 20 the members of G&E. However, the Girardi Trustee contends that GK's capital 21 contribution to G&E (in the form of cash and the Airplanes) was actually made by Girardi22 Documents and pleadings in the GK Trustee and Girardi Trustee’s possession indicate 23 that Girardi may have been the owner of the Airplanes before the Airplanes were 24 transferred to G&E as a capital contribution. In addition, the Girardi Trustee contends 25 that Girardi contributed $1 million in cash to G&E from Girardi's personal funds. 26 However, documents also indicate that GK held title to the Airplanes before they were 27 transferred to G&E. In addition, GK's books and records reflect that GK spent

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1 therefore unclear whether GK or Girardi should be considered as the other member of 2 G&E, and this Motion seeks approval of compromise between the GK Trustee and the 3 Girardi Trustee regarding their respective disputed interests in G&E and the allocation of4 the proceeds from the sale of the Airplanes. 5 D. Agreement to Sell the Airplanes 6 Since the bankruptcy petitions were filed against GK and Girardi, and with the 7 approval of the GK Trustee and the Girardi Trustee, the Eddleman Trust has funded 8 certain of the operating and maintenance expenses of G&E, including those expenses 9 that the other member of G&E (either Girardi or GK) was obligated to fund under the 10 Operating Agreement. As of the date of the Agreement (defined below), in addition to its11 obligations under the Operating Agreement, the Eddleman Trust has paid a total of 2 0 0 92626 4 445-1 1123 $105,9T9h2e.6 1G K(t hTer u“Pstreioer, Pthaey mGeirnatrsd”i) T ornu sbteehea, laf nodf Gthiera Erddid oler mGaKn. Trust have agreed to ornia ax 71 a, Calif00 • F 14 (i) market the Airplanes for sale, and the Eddleman Trust has agreed to manage the s0 15 sales efforts, (ii) authorize the Eddleman Trust to continue funding Girardi’s or GK’s e1 M5- a 4 ost4 4 16 portion of the expenses relating to the maintenance of G&E and the operation of the C1 7 el 17 Airplanes until the first of the two Airplanes is sold (the payments hereafter made on T 18 behalf of Girardi or GK, together with the Prior Payments are herein collectively referred 19 to as the “Reimbursable Payments”); and (iii) resolve their disputes regarding their 20 respective claims in connection with the Airplanes. 21 22 III. THE AGREEMENT 23 Based on the foregoing, the GK Trustee, the Girardi Trustee, and the Eddleman 24 Trust have agreed to proceed with the sale of the Airplanes and to provide for the 25 distribution of the sale proceeds by entering into an agreement (the “Agreement”), the 26 salient terms of which are set forth below: 27

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1 A. The Eddleman Trust's Authority to Market and Sell the Airplanes 2 In consultation with, and with the written approval of both the GK Trustee and the 3 Girardi Trustee, the Eddleman Trust will engage a broker to facilitate the sale of the 4 Airplanes. The Eddleman Trust will consult with both the GK Trustee and the Girardi 5 Trustee with respect to any purchase offers received for each of the Airplanes. 6 Following the approval by the GK Trustee and the Girardi Trustee of a purchase 7 offer for the sale of each of the Airplanes, the Eddleman Trust is authorized, on behalf of8 G&E, to sell the Airplanes and to execute and deliver any documents necessary and 9 proper to transfer title to the Airplanes and to consummate the sales. 10 B. Reimbursement of Costs to the Eddleman Trust 11 The Reimbursable Payments will be reimbursed to the Eddleman Trust from the 2 0 0 92626 4 445-1 1123 nreept asyamleesn pt rionc feuelld osf ftrhoem R tehiem sbaulres aobf lteh eP fairysmt oefn tths,e ( ti)w aol lA siurpblsaenqeuse. n Ft oolploewraintign gth aen d ornia ax 71 a, Calif00 • F 14 maintenance expenses of G&E will be paid by G&E from the net sales proceeds that s0 15 were not used to repay the Reimbursable Payments, and (ii) the Eddleman Trust will no e1 M5- a 4 ost4 4 16 longer be requested to make any further payments on behalf of, or advances to G&E. C1 7 el 17 C. Distribution of Sale Proceeds T 18 The sale proceeds from the sale of the Airplanes shall be distributed as follows: 19 1. First, to pay any broker's commissions and all other costs of sale; 20 2. Second, to reimburse the Eddleman Trust for the Reimbursable 21 Payments, with any dispute regarding the validity and reasonableness of the 22 Reimbursable Payments being resolved by the Bankruptcy Court; 23 3. Third, to pay all operating and maintenance expenses of G&E other 24 than the Reimbursable Payments; 25 4. The balance of the net sale proceeds following the sale of both 26 Airplanes will be distributed equally among the Eddleman Trust, the Girardi Trustee for 27 the benefit of the Girardi bankruptcy estate, and the GK Trustee for the benefit of the

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1 foregoing distributions shall resolve any and all of their respective fraudulent transfer 2 claims with respect to the Airplanes only; and 3 5. The Agreement is subject to Bankruptcy Court approval. 4 A copy of the Agreement which fully sets forth the terms of the Agreement is 5 attached hereto as Exhibit "1." 6 7 IV. MEMORANDUM OF POINTS AND AUTHORITIES 8 A. The Court Can Approve the Agreement 9 Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure ("FRBP") 9019(a) provides, in part, that a 10 court may approve a compromise per motion by the trustee and after a hearing on notice11 to the debtor, all creditors, and all interested parties. The standard to be applied to the 2 0 0 92626 4 445-1 1123 adpiffpicrouvltaiel so fin a c soelltetlcetmioenn ot nin ac ljuuddegsm tehnet ,p trhoeb acboimlityp loefx istyu cocfe tshse omf aatnteyr ,li ttihgea teioxnp,e tnhsee , ornia ax 71 a, Calif00 • F 14 inconvenience or delay occasioned by resolution through litigation, and interests of s0 15 creditors, and the reasonableness of the compromise. In re A & C Properties, 784 F.2d e1 M5- a 4 ost4 4 16 1377, 1380-81 (9th Cir. 1986). C1 7 el 17 "The bankruptcy court has great latitude in approving compromising agreements."T 18 See id. In approving a settlement agreement, the court must find that it is fair and 19 equitable and the product of good-faith negotiations. See id. Generally speaking, the 20 court may defer to the business judgment of the debtor-in-possession or trustee in 21 deciding whether to settle a matter. See In re Mickey Thompson Entertainment Group, 22 Inc., 292 B.R. 415, 420 (B.A.P. 9th Cir. 2003). The court need not conclude that the 23 proposed settlement is the best possible compromise, but only that the settlement is 24 "within the reasonable range of litigation possibilities." See In re World Health 25 Alternatives, Inc., 344 B.R. 291, 296 (Bankr. D. Del. 2006). Similarly, the court need not,26 and should not conduct a "mini-trial" on the compromised claims but simply determine 27 that disputes related to those claims exist. See In re Schmitt, 215 B.R. 417, 423 (B.A.P.

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1 and questions of law, but rather only canvass the issues. A mini-trial on the merits is not2 required."); see also, In re Hermitage Inn, Inc., 66 B.R. 71, 72 (Bankr. D. Colo. 1986) 3 ("[T]he court's assessment does not require resolution of the issues, but only their 4 identification, so that the reasonableness of the settlement may be evaluated."). It is 5 enough that the court conclude the probability of success is uncertain. See, e.g., In re 6 America West Airlines, Inc., 214 B.R. 382, 386 (Bankr. D. Ariz. 1997). 7 B. The Agreement is Fair and Reasonable 8 The Agreement is the result of extensive negotiations and the Trustee believes 9 that it is fair and reasonable and in the best interest of the Estate. The Estate will receiv10 one-third of the net proceeds from the sale of the Airplanes, after deducting the 11 Reimbursable Payments, to resolve any potential fraudulent transfer claims between the 2 0 0 92626 4 445-1 1123 bankruTphtcey Tersutastteees naendgo Gtia&tEe dr ethlaitsin sge tttole tmheeinr ti ntote mreisntism iinz eth teh eA irripsklasn aensd a cnods Gts& aEs.s ociatedornia ax 71 a, Calif00 • F 14 with possible litigation if the parties were unable to arrive at an equitable resolution. In s0 15 the absence of a consensual resolution, the GK Estate and the Girardi Estate would have1 M5- a 4 ost4 4 16 to litigate their claims against each other, which would require a significant investment ofC1 7 el 17 time and resources. Given the state of the GK Estate's books and records, the litigation T 18 would be risky and difficult. The Trustee believes that the upside is marginal even if the 19 Trustee were to be successful in the litigation, and no litigation is without risk. The GK 20 Trustee evaluated the potential strengths and weaknesses of the Estate's position in the 21 potential litigation and negotiated the settlement described in this Motion in an effort to 22 maximize the return to creditors. 23 The compromise expedites the marketing and sale of the Airplanes and the 24 distribution of the sale proceeds. In the absence of the settlement, the delay in resolving25 the issues between the GK Estate and the Girardi Estate will result in substantial costs t26 maintain the Airplanes which will unnecessarily erode equity to the detriment of all 27 parties. The compromise also avoids fraudulent transfer litigation against G&E that

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1 would otherwise have to be pursued by one or both of the GK Trustee and/or Girardi 2 Trustee. 3 The compromise was entered into in good faith and was negotiated at arm's 4 length. 5 6 V. CONCLUSION 7 For these reasons, the Trustee respectfully requests that the Court enter an order8 providing for the following relief: 9 1. Granting the Motion; 10 2. Authorizing the Trustee to enter into the Agreement; 11 3. Approving the terms of the Agreement, a copy of which is attached2 0 0 92626 4 445-1 1123 hereto as Exh4ib.it "1";A uthorizing the Trustee to execute any documents or take anyornia ax 71 a, Calif00 • F 14 actions reasonably necessary to effectuate the terms of the Agreement; s0 15 5. For such other relief as the Court may deem just and necessary. e1 M5- a 4 ost4 4 16 C1 7 Tel 17 DATED: May _1_1_, 2021 Respectfully submitted, 18 SMILEY WANG-EKVALL, LLP 19 By: 20 /s/ Philip E. Strok PHILIP E. STROK 21 Attorneys for Elissa D. Miller, Chapter 7 Trustee 22 23 24 25 26 27

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1 DECLARATION OF ELISSA D. MILLER 2 3 I, Elissa D. Miller, declare as follows: 4 1. I am the duly appointed Chapter 7 Trustee in the bankruptcy case of Girard5 Keese. I am also a partner at the law firm SulmeyerKupetz, a Professional Corporation. 6 I know each of the following facts to be true of my own personal knowledge, except as 7 otherwise stated and, if called as a witness, I could and would competently testify with 8 respect thereto. I make this declaration in support of the Motion for Order Authorizing 9 Compromise of Controversy Regarding Distribution of Proceeds from the Sale of 10 Airplanes Pursuant to Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 9019 (the "Motion"). Unles11 otherwise defined in this declaration, all terms defined in the Motion are incorporated 2 0 0 92626 4 445-1 1123 herein 2b.y this Gre&feEr eisn cthee. current owner of the Airplanes. I am informed that the Airplaneornia ax 71 a, Calif00 • F 14 are unencumbered but the carrying costs are substantial. s0 15 3. G&E’s Operating Agreement identifies the Eddleman Trust (33.33%) and e1 M5- a 4 ost4 4 16 GK (66.67%) as its members. However, the Girardi Trustee contends that GK's capital C1 7 el 17 contribution to G&E (in the form of cash and the Airplanes) was actually made by GirardiT 18 Documents and pleadings in my possession and in the Girardi Trustee's possession 19 indicate that Girardi may have been the owner of the Airplanes before the Airplanes wer20 transferred to G&E as a capital contribution. In addition, the Girardi Trustee contends 21 that Girardi contributed $1 million in cash to G&E from Girardi's personal funds. 22 However, documents also indicate that GK held title to the Airplanes before they were 23 transferred to G&E. In addition, GK's books and records reflect that GK spent 24 approximately $1 million annually on maintenance and repair of the Airplanes. 25 4. Since the bankruptcy petitions were filed against GK and Girardi, and with 26 my approval and approval of the Girardi Trustee, the Eddleman Trust has funded certain27 of the operating and maintenance expenses of G&E, including those expenses that the

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1 Agreement. As of the date of the Agreement, the Eddleman Trust has paid a total of 2 $105,992.61 on behalf of Girardi or GK. 3 5. The Girardi Trustee, the Eddleman Trust, and I have agreed to (i) market 4 the Airplanes for sale, and the Eddleman Trust has agreed to manage the sales efforts. 5 6. The Agreement, a true copy of which is attached as Exhibit "1," is the resul6 of extensive negotiations and I believe it is fair and reasonable and in the best interest of7 the Estate. The Estate will receive one-third of the net proceeds from the sale of the 8 Airplanes, after deducting the Reimbursable Payments, to resolve any potential 9 fraudulent transfer claims between the bankruptcy estates and G&E relating to their 10 interests in the Airplanes and G&E. 11 7. I negotiated this settlement to minimize the risks and costs associated with 2 0 0 92626 4 445-1 1123 pabossesinbclee loitfig aa tcioonn sife nthseu apla rretiseosl uwtieorne, uthnea bGleK tEo satrartieve a antd a tnh ee qGuiritaarbdlie E rsetsaotelu wtioonu.l d I nh athvee to ornia ax 71 a, Calif00 • F 14 litigate their claims against each other, which would require a significant investment of s0 15 time and resources. Given the state of the GK Estate's books and records, the litigation e1 M5- a 4 ost4 4 16 would be risky and difficult. I believe that the upside is marginal even if the Estate were C1 7 el 17 to be successful in the litigation, and no litigation is without risk. I evaluated the potentialT 18 strengths and weaknesses of the Estate's position in the potential litigation and 19 negotiated the settlement in an effort to maximize the return to creditors. 20 8. The compromise expedites the marketing and sale of the Airplanes and the21 distribution of the sale proceeds. In the absence of the settlement, the delay in resolving22 the issues between the GK Estate and the Girardi Estate will result in substantial costs t23 maintain the Airplanes which will unnecessarily erode equity to the detriment of all 24 parties. The compromise also avoids fraudulent transfer litigation against G&E that 25 would otherwise have to be pursued by one or both of me, for the Estate, and/or the 26 Girardi Trustee. 27 9. The compromise was entered into in good faith and was negotiated at arm'

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1 I declare under penalty of perjury under the laws of the United States of America 2 that the foregoing is true and correct. 3 Executed on this 10th day of May, 2021, at Los Angeles, California. 4 5 ELISSA D. MILLER 6 7 8 9 10 11 2 0 0 92626 4 445-1 1123 ornia ax 71 a, Calif00 • F 14 s0 15 e1 M5- a 4 ost4 4 16 C1 7 el 17 T 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27

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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): MOTION FOR ORDER AUTHORIZING COMPROMISE OONTROVERSY REGARDING DISTRIBUTION OF PROCEEDS FROM THE SALE OF AIRPLANES PURSUANT TO EDERAL RULE OF BANKRUPTCY PROCEDURE 9019; MEMORANDUM OF POINTS AND AUTHORITIES; ECLARATION OF ELISSA D. MILLER IN SUPPORT will be served or was served (a) on the judge in chambers in the form nd manner required by LBR 5005-2(d); and (b) in the manner stated below: .TO BE SERVED BY THE COURT VIA NOTICE OF ELECTRONIC FILING (NEF): Pursuant to controlling Generalrders and LBR, the foregoing document will be served by the court via NEF and hyperlink to the document. On (date)ay 11, 2021 I checked the CM/ECF docket for this bankruptcy case or adversary proceeding and determined that thellowing persons are on the Electronic Mail Notice List to receive NEF transmission at the email addresses stated below: Service information continued on attached pag . SERVED BY UNITED STATES MAIL: n (date) May 11, 2021, I served the following persons and/or entities at the last known addresses in this bankruptcyase or adversary proceeding by placing a true and correct copy thereof in a sealed envelope in the United States mail,rst class, postage prepaid, and addressed as follows. Listing the judge here constitutes a declaration that mailing to thedge 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 . 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 following ersons and/or entities by personal delivery, overnight mail service, or (for those who consented in writing to such ervice method), by facsimile transmission and/or email as follows. Listing the judge here constitutes a declaration that ersonal 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 declare under penalty of perjury under the laws of the United States that the foregoing is true and correct. May 11, 2021 Gabriela Gomez-Cruz /s/ Gabriela Gomez-Cruz Date PrintedName Signature

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ADDITIONAL SERVICE INFORMATION (if needed): . SERVED BY THE COURT VIA NOTICE OF ELECTRONIC FILING (“NEF”) yra E Andrassy kandrassy@swelawfirm.com, lgarrett@swelawfirm.com;gcruz@swelawfirm.com;jchung@swelawfirm.com afey Balabanian rbalabanian@edelson.com, docket@edelson.com ichelle Balady mb@bedfordlg.com, leo@bedfordlg.com illiam C Beall will@beallandburkhardt.com, carissa@beallandburkhardt.com ri S Blumenfeld Ori@MarguliesFaithLaw.com, elen@MarguliesFaithLaw.com;Angela@MarguliesFaithLaw.com;Vicky@MarguliesFaithLaw.com ichard D Buckley richard.buckley@arentfox.com arie E Christiansen mchristiansen@vedderprice.com, ecfladocket@vedderprice.com,marie-christiansen-166@ecf.pacerpro.com ennifer Witherell Crastz jcrastz@hrhlaw.com shleigh A Danker Ashleigh.danker@dinsmore.com, SDCMLFiles@DINSMORE.COM;Katrice.ortiz@dinsmore.com lifford S Davidson csdavidson@swlaw.com, jlanglois@swlaw.com;cliff-davidson-7586@ecf.pacerpro.com ei Lei Wang Ekvall lekvall@swelawfirm.com, lgarrett@swelawfirm.com;gcruz@swelawfirm.com;jchung@swelawfirm.com ichard W Esterkin richard.esterkin@morganlewis.com imothy W Evanston tevanston@swelawfirm.com, gcruz@swelawfirm.com;lgarrett@swelawfirm.com;jchung@swelawfirm.com eremy Faith Jeremy@MarguliesFaithlaw.com, elen@MarguliesFaithlaw.com;Angela@MarguliesFaithlaw.com;Vicky@MarguliesFaithlaw.com ames J Finsten , jimfinsten@hotmail.com lan W Forsley alan.forsley@flpllp.com, awf@fkllawfirm.com,awf@fl-lawyers.net,addy.flores@flpllp.com ric D Goldberg eric.goldberg@dlapiper.com, eric-goldberg-1103@ecf.pacerpro.com ndrew Goodman agoodman@andyglaw.com, Goodman.AndrewR102467@notify.bestcase.com uzanne C Grandt suzanne.grandt@calbar.ca.gov, joan.randolph@calbar.ca.gov teven T Gubner sgubner@bg.law, ecf@bg.law arshall J Hogan mhogan@swlaw.com, knestuk@swlaw.com heryl K Ith sith@cookseylaw.com, sith@ecf.courtdrive.com azmig Izakelian razmigizakelian@quinnemanuel.com ewis R Landau Lew@Landaunet.com aniel A Lev dlev@sulmeyerlaw.com, ccaldwell@sulmeyerlaw.com;dlev@ecf.inforuptcy.com lizabeth A Lombard elombard@zwickerpc.com, bknotices@zwickerpc.com raig G Margulies Craig@MarguliesFaithlaw.com, icky@MarguliesFaithlaw.com;Helen@MarguliesFaithlaw.com;Angela@MarguliesFaithlaw.com eter J Mastan peter.mastan@dinsmore.com, SDCMLFiles@dinsmore.com;Katrice.ortiz@dinsmore.com dith R. Matthai ematthai@romalaw.com, lrobie@romalaw.com enneth Miller kmiller@pmcos.com, efilings@pmcos.com lissa Miller (TR) CA71@ecfcbis.com, MillerTrustee@Sulmeyerlaw.com;C124@ecfcbis.com;ccaldwell@sulmeyerlaw.com ric A Mitnick MitnickLaw@aol.com, mitnicklaw@gmail.com cott H Olson solson@vedderprice.com, scott-olson- 161@ecf.pacerpro.com,ecfsfdocket@vedderprice.com,nortega@vedderprice.com eonard Pena lpena@penalaw.com, penasomaecf@gmail.com;penalr72746@notify.bestcase.com ichael J Quinn mquinn@vedderprice.com, ecfladocket@vedderprice.com,michael-quinn-2870@ecf.pacerpro.com avid M Reeder david@reederlaw.com, secretary@reederlaw.com onald N Richards ron@ronaldrichards.com, morani@ronaldrichards.com evin C Ronk Kevin@portilloronk.com, Attorneys@portilloronk.com illiam F Savino wsavino@woodsoviatt.com, lherald@woodsoviatt.com enneth John Shaffer johnshaffer@quinnemanuel.com ichard M Steingard , awong@steingardlaw.com hilip E Strok pstrok@swelawfirm.com, gcruz@swelawfirm.com;1garrett@swelawfirm.com;jchung@swelawfirm.com oris Treyzon jfinnerty@actslaw.com, sgonzales@actslaw.com United States Trustee (LA) ustpregion16.la.ecf@usdoj.gov ric D Winston ericwinston@quinnemanuel.com hristopher K.S. Wong christopher.wong@arentfox.com, yvonne.li@arentfox.com imothy J Yoo tjy@lnbyb.com

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