Amwest Insurance Group Inc.


  • Pre-filing annual sales: $204 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing assets: $405 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing number of employees: 520
  • Sub-industry: 63 Insurance Carriers
  • Place of incorporation: DE
  • Court for city of headquarters: CA Woodland Hills
  • In business at filing? data not available

Bankruptcy case

  • Chapter at filing: Chapter 11
  • Who filed case? debtors
  • Debtor's lead attorney: Malhotra Malhotra
  • Date of filing: July 24, 2001
  • Judge at filing: Geraldine Mund
  • Court district of filing: CA CD
  • Court city of filing: Woodland Hills
  • Case number: 01-17081
  • Cause of bankruptcy: Not tort
  • Forum shop? Filed at headquarters

  • Case transferred? no
  • Destination court of transfer: not applicable
  • Creditors committee appointed? no
  • ยง363 sale: no 363 sale
  • Dip loan final approval? no
  • Plan type: free fall

  • Disposition status: converted
  • Date of disposition: April 2, 2004
  • Judge at disposition: Geraldine Mund
  • Days from filing to disposition: 983

After the case

  • Did firm emerge? company did not emerge
  • Did firm refile? not emerged 5 years

The BRD has been supported by grants from these organizations:

National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges

Turnaround Management Association

American Bankruptcy Institute

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