Bernard Schneider

Attorney, Schneider Law Office


Mr. Bernard Schneider, a seasoned attorney with over 40 years of experience, represents financial institutions, family offices, investment entities and closely-held businesses in his private legal practice. Mr. Schneider is General Counsel and a Member of the Executive Committee of the Anaheim Ducks Hockey Club, LLC and Anaheim Arena Management, LLC and General Counsel for WaveSense, Inc., a privately-held analytical nanotechnology company for use in cellular and molecular assay markets. Since 2002 he has been a member of the Board of Directors for First American Trust, FSB, and serves on the Audit Committee. He is the former Chairman of the Board of Directors of Commerce National Bank, N. A. and Pacific National Bank, N.A. and Chairman and CEO of PNB Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ-NMS) From 1993 to 2000, Mr. Schneider was a capital partner at McDermott, Will & Emery. He is a former member of the Board of Trustees for St. Margaret’s Episcopal School and former member and Chairman of the Board of Directors for Taller San Jose, an Orange County, CA based non-profit.