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Full title: Declaration re: of Lei Lei Wang Ekvall in Support of Stipulation Authorizing Reservation of Fees and Expenses and Distribution of Settlement Payment to Client (H.B./ Route 91) with Proof of Service Filed by Trustee Elissa Miller (TR) (RE: related document(s)351 Stipulation By Elissa Miller (TR) and and Angelo & White APC, Panish Shea & Boyle LLP, and H.B. Through Their Attorneys Aurhorizing Reservation of Fees and Expenses and Distribution of Settlement Payment to Client with Proof of Service). (Ekvall, Lei Lei) (Entered: 05/19/2021)

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To prevent any delay in the disbursement of the settlement funds to the 26 Client, the parties have agreed that PSB may pay the settlement funds to the Client 27 subject to PSB holding back sufficient funds for the following reserves: (1) the 1 from the Client's proceeds pending resolution of the Disputed Lien and the allocation of 2 the attorneys' fees. true and correct copy of the foregoing document entitled (specify): DECLARATION OF LEI LEI WANG EKVALL IN UPPORT OF STIPULATION AUTHORIZING RESERVATION OF FEES AND EXPENSES AND DISTRIBUTION OF ETTLEMENT PAYMENT TO CLIENTI checked the CM/ECF docket for this bankruptcy case or adversary proceeding and determined that the llowing persons are on the Electronic Mail Notice List to receive NEF transmission at the email addresses stated below:  Service information continued on attached pag .May 19, 2021, I served the following persons and/or entities at the last known addresses in this bankruptcy ase 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.P. 5 and/or controlling LBR, on (date) _______ , I served the llowing persons and/or entities by personal delivery, overnight mail service, or (for those who consented in writing to uch service method), by facsimile transmission and/or email as follows.

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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, CChaasep tNero 7. 2:20-bk-21022-BR ornia ax 71 a, Calif00 • F 14 DEKECVALALLR AINT ISOUNP OPOF RLTE IO LFE I WANG s0 15 STIPULATION AUTHORIZING e1 M5- Debtor. RESERVATION OF FEES AND a 4 ost4 4 16 EXPENSES AND DISTRIBUTION OF C71 SETTLEMENT PAYMENT TO CLIENT el 17 (H.B./ROUTE 91) T 18 [No Hearing Required] 19 20 21 I, Lei Lei Wang Ekvall, declare: 22 1. I am a partner with Smiley Wang-Ekvall, LLP, attorneys for Elissa D. Miller,23 Chapter 7 Trustee of the bankruptcy estate of Girardi Keese (the "Trustee"). I am 24 licensed to practice before this Court and the courts of the State of California. I know 25 each of the following facts to be true of my own personal knowledge, except as otherwis26 stated and, if called as a witness, I could and would competently testify with respect 27 thereto. I make this declaration in support of the Stipulation Authorizing Reservation of

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1 (the "Stipulation"). Unless otherwise defined in this declaration, all terms defined in the 2 Stipulation are incorporated herein by this reference. 3 2. According to the Court's docket, on December 18, 2020, an involuntary 4 chapter 7 bankruptcy petition was filed against Girardi Keese ("Debtor"). The Trustee 5 was appointed as the interim chapter 7 trustee on January 6, 2021. The order for relief 6 was entered January 13, 2021 and, the same date, the Trustee was reappointed and ha7 been serving in that capacity since. 8 3. I am advised that prior to the Petition Date, the Debtor and Angelo & White9 ("AW") were retained by the Client to represent her in an action pending in the Eighth 10 Judicial District Court, for the County of Clark, Nevada, Case No. A-18-769752-C (the 11 "Route 91 Case"). 2 0 0 92626 4 445-1 1123 White (4"A. W") Iw aemre a tdov riesceedi vthea at ppuerrscueanntat gtoe tohfe t hfeee g arogsres esmetetlnetm, tehnet Dpaeybmtoer natnsd ( tAhneg elo & ornia ax 71 a, Calif00 • F 14 "Contingency Fee"), plus reimbursement of costs. In 2020, the Debtor associated PSB ts0 15 prosecute the case on behalf of the Client. e1 M5- a 4 ost4 4 16 5. The Debtor's records indicate that it incurred costs of $443.65 and I am C1 7 el 17 advised that PSB incurred costs of $1,212.26. T 18 6. I am advised that the Client has reached a settlement in the Route 91 Cas19 Based on the settlement amount, the Contingency Fee is $255,621.93. The Trustee, 20 AW, and PSB have negotiated an allocation of the Contingency Fee, which is being 21 memorialized in a separate written agreement. 22 7. I am advised that certain providers have asserted medical lien(s) against 23 the settlement proceeds in the amount of $9,556.48. The basis and amount of the lien is24 disputed (the "Disputed Lien"). 25 8. To prevent any delay in the disbursement of the settlement funds to the 26 Client, the parties have agreed that PSB may pay the settlement funds to the Client 27 subject to PSB holding back sufficient funds for the following reserves: (1) the

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1 from the Client's proceeds pending resolution of the Disputed Lien and the allocation of 2 the attorneys' fees. The Trustee will seek court approval of the agreement regarding the 3 Contingency Fees pursuant to a 9019 motion. 4 I declare under penalty of perjury under the laws of the United States of America 5 that the foregoing is true and correct to the best of my knowledge. 6 Executed on this 19th day of May, 2021, at Costa Mesa, California. 7 /s/ Lei Lei Wang Ekvall 8 LEI LEI WANG EKVALL 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): DECLARATION OF LEI LEI WANG EKVALL IN UPPORT OF STIPULATION AUTHORIZING RESERVATION OF FEES AND EXPENSES AND DISTRIBUTION OF ETTLEMENT PAYMENT TO CLIENT (H.B./ROUTE 91) will be served or was served (a) on the judge in chambers in the formnd 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 General rders and LBR, the foregoing document will be served by the court via NEF and hyperlink to the document. On (date) ay 19, 2021 I checked the CM/ECF docket for this bankruptcy case or adversary proceeding and determined that the llowing 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 19, 2021, I served the following persons and/or entities at the last known addresses in this bankruptcy ase 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 the dge 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 llowing persons and/or entities by personal delivery, overnight mail service, or (for those who consented in writing to uch service method), by facsimile transmission and/or email as follows. Listing the judge here constitutes a declaration at personal delivery on, or overnight mail to, the judge will be completed no later than 24 hours after the document is led.  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 19, 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”) 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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