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SCOTT W. HYDER is a sole practitioner at the Law Office of Scott W. Hyder, PLC, where he primarily practices in the areas of bankruptcy, representing both debtors and creditors, but still does a significant amount of work in real estate and commercial transactions. Mr. Hyder is a co-director of the Arizona Consumer Bankruptcy Counsel and a member of the Arizona Bankruptcy American Inn of Court. He is a member of the State Bar of Arizona (Bankruptcy Section). Mr. Hyder has been an instructor at the Arizona School of Real Estate since 2009 and has been an adjunct professor at the Arizona Summit Law School since 2012. He regularly speaks at various legal education seminars and has contributed articles to a variety of publications. Mr. Hyder earned his B.A. degree in mathematics from the University of Arizona and his J.D. degree from the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University.
CECILIA LEE practices all aspects of bankruptcy law with her partner, Elizabeth High, Esq., at Lee High, Ltd., in Reno, Nevada. She is certified as a business bankruptcy specialist by the American Board of Certification and has been recognized as a business bankruptcy specialist in the state of Nevada since 2002. Ms. Lee practices in the areas of bankruptcy, creditors' rights, appellate and restructuring law. In 2015, she joined the law faculty as an adjunct professor of debtor/creditor and Chapter 11 restructuring law at Willamette University College of Law. In addition, she publishes and lectures on various aspects of business and consumer bankruptcy law. As a member of the ABI Consumer Bankruptcy Committee, she was honored with the Committee of the Year award for work done in 2015, and recognized in the June 2016 issue of the ABI Journal. Ms. Lee earned her B.A. degree, with honors, from Swarthmore College; her M.S. degree from the University of Oregon; and her J.D. degree from Willamette University College of Law. Ms. Lee is admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court, the Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, the Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit, and the state and federal courts in Nevada and Oregon.