Strategic Business Planning in a Pandemic

Local companies and their owners are justifiably feeling concerned about the potential impact of the current events, including the Governor’s recent shelter order, on their businesses. Even during times such as these, there are options -both in court and out of court- to protect your company. BBR Partner Scott Belden has twenty-four years of experience assisting businesses who are navigating periods of financial stress and turmoil, including during and after 9/11 and during the financial crisis of 2008. Scott has counseled numerous local Kern County businesses as they navigated through major business disruptions and he is here to help you do the same.

Contact us to discuss whether your business would benefit from a free one-hour consultation.
Please email Scott’s legal assistant, Isabel Medellin, at to schedule an appointment.

T. Scott Belden

Scott has represented businesses as debtors and creditors in multi-million-dollar workouts, bank refinancings, restructurings and reorganizations under Chapters 11 and 12 of the Bankruptcy Code.  In addition to successfully helping reorganize numerous local businesses, Scott has represented them in some of the largest national bankruptcy cases in the county, including Enron, PG&E, Lehman Brothers, Calpine, and many others.  With an MBA in Accounting and Finance, Scott can assist you in not only surviving but also thriving through this economic uncertainty.