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Joseph Garibyan


Email Address: joe.garibyan@swmllp.com

Telephone: (818) 241-0103

Languages: English

Location : 550 N. Brand Blvd.
Suite 550
Glendale, CA

Areas of Practice:

Mr. Garibyan’s representation of the firm's clients focuses on commercial real estate and commercial and industrial lending, compliance, banking law, litigation management, bankruptcy law, real estate matters, contract review and negotiation and vendor management.


Mr. Garibyan received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Southern California and graduated Magna Cum Laude.

Thereafter, Mr. Garibyan earned his Juris Doctor at Loyola Law School, where he served on the International and Comparative Law Review as a Note and Comment Editor and on the Los Angeles Public Interest Law Review as a Senior Editor.

Professional & Association Memberships:

State Bar of California
American Legal & Financial Network
Business & Real Estate Section of the California Bar Association
Central District Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys Association


Mr. Garibyan has previously served as General Counsel for a Los Angeles based commercial bank where he gained valuable experience in a wide variety of banking matters. In his capacity, as General Counsel, he had oversight over the bank’s regulatory compliance measures; commercial loan documentation and negotiation; real estate leases, acquisitions and divestitures; bankruptcy, loan workouts and special assets management; contract negotiations and vendor management; and litigation management.

Mr. Garibyan also served as a Lead Associate Attorney for a well-regarded law firm known for its national bankruptcy and financial litigation practice. He personally handled and managed bankruptcy and consumer finance litigation for institutional lenders and financial companies of all sizes.

Mr. Garibyan is admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in California.

Joseph Garibyan