January 17, 1985
Monte A. Krissman, an attorney best known publicly as a court-appointed receiver who supervised the remaining assets of bankrupt and failing companies, died Saturday. He was 45 and had cancer. A graduate of Stanford University, Krissman worked for Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher in Los Angeles. From there he became a vice president and director of Jefferies & Co. Inc., a large securities brokerage firm.