Malcolm Cisneros has earned Martindale-Hubbell’s highest AV rating for its esteemed legal ability and commitment to professional and ethical standards, and has achieved the coveted “Best Counsel” awards from national mortgage servicers. Malcolm Cisneros has been Freddie Mac Designated Counsel in California since inception of the program in 1996, Nevada since inception in 2000, and Arizona in 2008, and the firm is a selected member of the Fannie Mae Retained Attorney Network in California and Arizona.

In addition, Malcolm Cisneros has been on the cutting edge of issues of first impression in the Courts which has led to the publication of a number of opinions by both the Bankruptcy and Appellate Courts.

Malcolm Cisneros was directly responsible for the very first opinion ever published in the United States on the issue of the Bankruptcy Court’s ability to grant in rem relief from stay.