California Bankruptcy Lawyers

Devin Sawdayi
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Los Angeles, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 21 years experience

Southwestern Univ School of LawCalifornia
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Victor J. Yoo
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Los Angeles, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 24 years experience

Mr. Yoo's practice focuses on tax and bankruptcy litigation. He has represented clients in both criminal and civil cases against the California Franchise Tax Board, State Board of Equalization and... Read More »
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Linda Selig Blonsley
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Arroyo Grande, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 38 years experience

Blonsley Law is led by Linda Selig Blonsley. Since 1979 her law practice has been focused on all facets of Bankruptcy representation. Her new offices in Arroyo Grande anchor her practice from San Luis... Read More »
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Seth L. Hanson
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Folsom, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 16 years experience

At my firm, bankruptcy is all we do. By focusing just on bankruptcy, we are able to keep our skills sharp and maintain great relationships with the local bankruptcy trustees and bankruptcy judges. Those... Read More »
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Leon Bayer
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Long Beach, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 38 years experience
(800) 477-3111 4326 Atlantic Ave
Long Beach, CA 90807
Free ConsultationBankruptcy and Consumer
University of LaVerne College of Law
Leon Bayer Leon Bayer has successfully represented clients in bankruptcy for over 37 years. He is frequently called upon by the media, the California Bar and other associations to provide insight and help educate attorneys on bankruptcy issues.
(800) 477-3111 16055 Ventura Blvd, Suite 811
Encino, CA 91436
(213) 629-8801 1055 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1900
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Peter Maurice Lively
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Culver City, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 25 years experience
(310) 391-2400 11268 Washington Blvd Ste 203
Culver City, CA 90230
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Business and Real Estate
University of California - Los Angeles
Law office of Peter M lively helps individuals and businesses resolve financial problems particularly settling debts in obtaining debt relief under the United States Bankruptcy Code as debt relief agents 25 years experience in over 5000 satisfied clients. Mr. Lively obtained his JD MBA from UCLA in 1982 and was inducted as a Fellow in the American College of Bankruptcy in 2014. Mr. Lively served as President of the Central District of California Consumer Debtors Attorneys Association (cdcbaa) in 2017 after serving on the Board of Directors for the prior 10 years. Mr. Lively regularly lectures to...
Seth L. Hanson
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(916) 780-7005 1024 Iron Point Road
Folsom, CA 95630
Free ConsultationFolsom, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 16 years experience
Bankruptcy
Brigham Young Univ J Reuben Clark LS UT
At my firm, bankruptcy is all we do. By focusing just on bankruptcy, we are able to keep our skills sharp and maintain great relationships with the local bankruptcy trustees and bankruptcy judges. Those relationships are extremely important when choosing a bankruptcy attorney.

I have been practicing law since 2001 and opened my own bankruptcy law firm in 2006. I have filed over 1,400 bankruptcy cases and have counseled with thousands of individuals about Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy. My firm colleagues and I work very hard to ensure that each bankruptcy client is treated with...
(916) 780-7005 9245 Laguna Springs Dr. #200
Elk Grove, CA 95758
(707) 385-0422 1652 West Texas Street
Fairfield, CA 94533
(209) 438-4990 5250 Claremont Avenue
Stockton, CA 95207
(916) 780-7005 2400 Professional Drive
Suite 100
Roseville, CA 95661
(209) 438-4990 1300 H Street
Modesto, CA 95354
(916) 571-9231 980 9th Street, 16th Floor
Sacramento, CA 95814
(530) 797-4402 1223 High Street
Auburn, CA 95603
Joseph Wilson
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Newport Beach, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 16 years experience
(949) 397-2292 1401 Dove Street
Suite 630
Newport Beach, CA 92660
Bankruptcy, Criminal, Tax and White Collar Crime
University of San Diego and James E. Rogers College of Law, University of Arizona
Mr. Wilson is a former Federal Prosecutor, IRS Attorney and FTB Attorney. Mr. Wilson is the managing partner at the Wilson Tax Law Group, which is a law firm serving the Newport Beach and Yorba Linda areas that specializes in civil audits and criminal tax matters, involving federal and state tax authorities. The firm represents taxpayers during civil audits, administrative appeals, all phases of collection, judicial proceedings in all trial and appellate courts. The firm handles a wide variety of matters including international compliance and offshore banking matters. The firm is headed by Mr. Wilson, whose impressive background includes...
(714) 463-4430 18281 Lemon Drive
Yorba Linda , CA 92886
(714) 463-4430 18032 Lemon Drive
Suite C609
Yorba Linda, CA 92886
David Van Luu
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Santa Ana, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 12 years experience
(714) 697-8600 930 W. 17th Street
Suite B
Santa Ana, CA 92706
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Business, Personal Injury and Real Estate
Univ of LaVerne COL
Founded under the direction of Attorney David V. Luu, our offices are centrally located in the cities of Santa Ana and Irvine to better serve the residents of Southern California, which includes Orange County, Riverside County, San Bernardino County, and Los Angeles County. We are best known for helping people from all walks of life throughout Southern California to prevent, resolve, and litigate issues relating to their debts, personal injuries, and business or real estate transactions It is our mission to give you clear and understandable advice concerning legal matters. We listen to what you have to say...
(714) 697-8600 16755 Von Karman Ave.
Suite 200
Irvine, CA 92606
David S. Shevitz
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Los Angeles, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 7 years experience
(213) 863-0183 3435 Wilshire Blvd
Ste 2920
Los Angeles, CA 90010
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Collections, Consumer and Foreclosure Defense
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Mr. Shevitz is an experienced bankruptcy attorney. He is certified as a Bankruptcy Specialist by the State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization. His practice focuses on business reorganizations, individual debtor representation, and creditor representation in bankruptcy proceedings and related business litigation matters. Between 2011 and 2015, David was an attorney at a boutique bankruptcy firm where he represented individuals and businesses in Chapters 7, 11 and 13 as well related business litigation matters. During law school, David served as a legal intern for the Honorable Sheri Bluebond, US Bankruptcy Court for the Central District...
Michael Jay Berger
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515 South Flower Street, 36th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071
Free ConsultationLos Angeles, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 36 years experience
Bankruptcy, Appeals, Collections and Foreclosure Defense
University of California - Hastings College of the Law
Serving Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, San Fernando Valley, Santa Ana, Santa Barbara and Riverside. I am a Certified Specialist in Bankruptcy Law. I am an "AV"* rated attorney with 36 years of experience in solving bankruptcy problems. I am a Mensa certified genius with a strong ability to analyze and solve problems. If you are being hounded by creditors, I can legally erase your debts and get you a fresh start. If your business needs reorganization, I can give you protection from your creditors while you reorganize. If you have a claim against an individual or company that has filed...
11801 Pierce Street Suite 200
Riverside, CA 92505
333 City Boulevard West
Orange, CA 92868
(310) 271-6223 9454 Wilshire Blvd. 6th Floor
Beverly Hills, CA 90212-2929
6320 Canoga Avenue 15th Floor
Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Matthew Lee Spiegel
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San Diego, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 13 years experience
(619) 338-0022 109 W. C St.
Suite C
San Diego, CA 92101
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, DUI, Domestic Violence and Nursing Home
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Matthew Spiegel, San Diego's Experienced and Proven Criminal Attorney Spiegel, founder of Spiegel Law Group, is one of San Diego's best and most respected criminal lawyers. With over 750 criminal cases handled, Matthew has turned himself into an aggressive and skilled criminal attorney. Mr. Spiegel has defended clients in all types of criminal cases. He has defended over 750 clients, including defendants facing charges of murder, assault with a deadly weapon, drug possession, robbery, burglary, sex crimes, and much more. Matthew has also defended more than 400 DUI clients. His experience in the courtroom has helped him to become a...
Manuel Alzamora Juarez
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Berkeley, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 19 years experience
(510) 206-4492 2143 Cedar St., Suite 200
Berkeley, CA 94709
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Landlord Tenant and Personal Injury
San Francisco Law School
Engish Spoken! - manueljuarez.com

Manuel Juarez es el Abogado de Derechos de Inquilinos en el area de la Bahia. Defiende a inquilinos contra el abuso de propietarios propotentes. El Abogado Juarez es litigador de problemas de viviendas inhabitables, casas sin calenton, incendios de apartmentos, casas, edificios, apartmentos sin calefaccion y mal mantenidos, viviendas defectuosas y evicciones retaliatorias. Si Ud. tiene problemas con su calenton, ducha, o ha sufrido una caida en el piso de su ducha. O su vivienda esta infestada con ratas, cucarachas o chinches, llame al Abogado Defensor de Renteros, Manuel A. Juarez. El defendera sus derechos de inquilino.en...
Eric Morgan Boeing
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Oakland, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 11 years experience
(510) 761-6230 1300 Clay St, Ste 600
Oakland, CA 94612
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Consumer and Estate Planning
UC Hastings COL
I believe that the Bankruptcy Court is one of the few places in out legal system where ordinary people can go for real relief. I am dedicated to helping people throughout the Bay Area access that relief. I earned my undergraduate degree at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign, and I earned my law degree at the University of California, Hastings College of the Law in San Francisco. While in law school, I was Articles Editor at the Hastings International and Comparative Law Review, and I graduated in 2006. I spent my first two years practicing antitrust/consumer...
Hamid R. Rafatjoo
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Los Angeles, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 22 years experience

Loyola Law School, Los Angeles and University of California - IrvineDC, New York and California
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Heinz Binder
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Santa Clara, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 39 years experience

Santa Clara University School of Law9th Circuit, USDC: Central District of California, USDC: Eastern District of California, USDC: Northern District of California, USDC: Southern District of California and California
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Neil Bhartia
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West Hills, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 9 years experience
(888) 552-6272 23644 Vanowen Street
West Hills, CA 91307
Free ConsultationBankruptcy and Personal Injury
Chapman University Fowler School of Law
Attorney Bhartia is an award winning bankruptcy and personal injury attorney with a broad range of legal and international business experience. Mr. Bhartia earned his Juris Doctor from Chapman University School of Law. While there, he served as President of the International Law Society, Editor for the Law Journal, Academic Fellow, and Student Ambassador. Prior to Syndicate Legal, Neil has worked in the legal department of the Screen Actors Guild where he was involved with arbitration between studios/producers and the Guild, and has also held positions with the Public Law Center in the area of consumer fraud, and Macey...
(888) 552-6272 6303 Owensmouth Ave.
FL 10
Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Gary Ray Fraley
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Sacramento, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 40 years experience
(800) 675-1005 1401 El Camino Ave
Suite 370
Sacramento, CA 95815
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
UCLA School of Law
I am California State Bar CERTIFIED Bankruptcy Law Specialist with a Perfect 10.0 Avvo Rating. I give a FREE credit rebuilding educational program for all my Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Clients ($1,000 value.) No other attorney does that for free. I have been helping clients just like you solve their debt problems for 37 years. I will give you a Free 1 hour bankruptcy attorney consultation. You will get real, usable information about ALL your options and answers to all your questions, without the high pressure sales pitch. My fees are reasonable and are based on...
Dennis Edward McGoldrick
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Torrance, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 37 years experience
(310) 328-1001 21250 Hawthorne Blvd
Ste 700
Torrance, CA 90503
Bankruptcy and Arbitration & Mediation
Loyola Law School
• Dennis McGoldrick has limited his practice to bankruptcy and insolvency since 1982. • Dennis McGoldrick was a panel bankruptcy trustee from 1986 to 1991 - administering over 10,000 cases • Dennis McGoldrick has completed Bankruptcy Mediator training and now is on the panel of Bankruptcy Mediators for the Central District of California. • Dennis McGoldrick is a Certified Specialist in Bankruptcy, certified by the Board of Legal Specialization of the State Bar of California. • Dennis McGoldrick is a founder, and was the first president of the Central District Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys Association. • Dennis McGoldrick served on the State Bar Bankruptcy Specialty...
Vernon Charles Tucker
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Simi Valley, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 5 years experience
(805) 259-9951 2655 First Street, Suite 250
Simi Valley, CA 93065
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Collections, Insurance Claims and Insurance Defense
Southern California Institute of Law and Minot State University
Corporate Litigator
(805) 259-9951 2655 First Street, Suite 250
Simi Valley, CA 93065
Michael Avanesian
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glendale, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 6 years experience
(888) 529-3111 801 N. Brand Blvd Suite #1130
glendale, CA 91203
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Business, Consumer and Foreclosure Defense
Southwestern Law School
If you are in the market for a trustworthy, aggressive and competent attorney, you have found him.
(855) 266-2551 3440 Wilshire Blvd
Suite 915
Los Angeles, CA 90010
Gregory Mark Shanfeld
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Sherman Oaks, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 24 years experience
(818) 839-2487 15233 Ventura Blvd, Suite 1000
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Estate Planning, Foreclosure Defense and Real Estate
University of Southern California Gould School of Law
As a founding partner at the firm Wadhwani & Shanfeld, Southern California lawyer Greg Shanfeld offers counsel to debtors from all walks of life. Mr. Shanfeld began his legal career in the year 1994, and has practiced in both California and Texas. On the website Avvo.com, he has been recognized with a rating of 8.6 Excellent. He is a graduate of UCLA and the USC Law School. To learn more information about his firm, contact the firm today.
(661) 214-3950 45024 10th Street West, Suite 101
Lancaster, CA 93534
(562) 888-5114 3780 Kilroy Airport Way, Suite 200
Long Beach, CA 90806
(909) 543-0947 3200 East Guasti Road, Suite 100
Ontario, CA 91761
(213) 550-5090 445 South Figueroa Street, Suite 2600
Los Angeles, CA 90071
Majid Foroozandeh Shahraki
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Irvine, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 11 years experience
(949) 336-8505 9891 Irvine Center Drive
Ste 130
Irvine, CA 92618
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Business, Immigration and Personal Injury
Western State College of Law at Argosy University
Court Admissions:

United States District Court, Central District of California, May 30, 2007
United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, October 26, 2009
United States District Court, Southern District of California, November 16, 2009
United States Tax Court, November 19, 2009
United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, January 10, 2010
United States District Court, Eastern District of California, June 3, 2010
United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims, July 13, 2010
United States Court of International Trade, January 2, 2014
United States Court of Appeals For The Federal Circuit, June 30, 2015
United States Navy-Marine Corps Court of Criminal Appeals, May 3, 2017
United States...
Parham Patrick Parhami
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Encino, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 18 years experience
(818) 205-2445 6345 Balboa Blvd., Suite 247
Encino, CA 91316
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Business, Estate Planning and Personal Injury
Southwestern University School of Law
The areas of focus are Personal Injury, Contracts, Business Management, Business Formation (Corporation and LLC), Real Estate, Bankruptcy, Debt Settlement, Estate Planning and Banking. In addition to practicing law, the second part of the firm concentrates on Business Management section in which focus is on accounts payable, accounts receivable, paying bills, doing all tax work and anything else the client is interested in. Lastly, the firm concentrates on business consulting for anyone who currently has a business or plan to start a business.
Sally J. Elkington
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Oakland, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 28 years experience
(510) 465-0404 409 13th street, 10th Floor
The Historic Tribune Tower
Oakland, CA 94612
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
New College School of Law of California
Sally Elkington and James Shepherd are partners at Elkington Shepherd LLP. We file chapters 7, 11, and 13 bankruptcies. We represent Creditors on a case by case basis. We prosecute and defend lawsuits that are filed in Bankruptcy Court. Both of us are "hands on" attorneys. You will deal with us directly on your matter. Between the two of us we have over 40 years of bankruptcy experience. Our office is located in downtown Oakland with ample parking and 1/2 block from BART. Remember, Bankruptcy is not an end, it is a...
Randall Vern Sutter
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VENTURA, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 12 years experience
(805) 650-7100 1727 Mesa Verde Ave, Ste 120 D
VENTURA, CA 93003
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Business, Employment and Estate Planning
Ventura COL
As a founding Partner, Randall Sutter is involved in the daily operations of the law firm with emphasis in the following practice areas: Bankruptcy and Consumer Advocacy: Mr. Sutter helps individuals and small businesses develop asset protection strategies and counsels various options for eliminating or restructuring debt and liabilities. Not only is Mr. Sutter knowledgeable in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy cases, but he has also successfully confirmed plans for complicated Chapter 11 reorganization cases. General Business Counsel: As a business owner and entrepreneur for 25 years, Mr. Sutter brings a unique perspective to helping small...
(805) 650-7100 4333 Park Terrace Drive, Suite 120
Westlake Village, CA 91361
(805) 650-7100 827 State St., Suite 4
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Candace Y. Brooks
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Sacramento, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 22 years experience

Lincoln UniversityCalifornia
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Michael William Malter
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Santa Clara, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 38 years experience

Santa Clara University School of Law9th Circuit, USDC: Central District of California, USDC: Eastern District of California, USDC: Northern District of California, USDC: Southern District of California and California
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Troy Werner
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Santa Clarita, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 8 years experience
(888) 630-9902 27257 1/2 Camp Plenty Rd.
Santa Clarita, CA 91351
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Estate Planning, Personal Injury and Probate
Southwestern Law School
An Ivy League graduate, Troy Werner has been an indispensable asset to The Werner Law Firm, providing exceptional legal service to its clients. Troy has won numerous awards during his tenure as an attorney, including being recognized with an award as one of the Top 40 individuals under 40 in the community. Troy Werner continues the tradition of excellence in the firm. His father L. Rob Werner, founder of The Werner Law Firm, ranks among the most experienced lawyers in California. Starting the Law Offices of L. Rob Werner in 1975, the Werners have built it into the...
(800) 752-9937 2655 First Street, Suite 250
Simi Valley, CA 93065
(800) 752-9937 225 S. Lake Ave., Suite 300
Pasadena, CA 91101
(800) 752-9937 4900 California Ave., Tower B-210
Bakersfield, CA 93309
(800) 752-9937 1672 W. Ave J, Suite 207
Lancaster, CA 93534
(800) 752-9937 515 S. Flower Street, 36th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071
(800) 752-9937 15760 Ventura Blvd., Suite 700
Encino, CA 91436
Zachary James McCready
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Long Beach, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 11 years experience
(562) 364-7350 3701 Long Beach Blvd
Suite 324
Long Beach, CA 90807
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Criminal and DUI
Whittier Law School
I was a police officer with the LAPD for 8 years. I did hundreds of DUI arrests, domestic violence arrests, drug possession arrests, fugitive warrant arrests, etc.
I also testified in numerous cases.

I have been practicing law since June of 2017. During that time, I have focused my career on criminal defense and DUI cases. I also do chapter 7 bankruptcy cases, immigration cases, debt settlements, and civil litigation.

I have testified in over a dozen trials as an expert witness on the Standardized Field Sobriety tests which are used in almost all DUI arrests.

I have taken many cases to trial and...
(714) 785-9978 2333 N Broadway
Suite 230
Santa Ana, CA 92706
Michelle Cornejo Sullivan
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San Diego, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 34 years experience
(858) 451-9390 11545 W. Bernardo Ct.
Suite 211
San Diego, CA 92127
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Divorce and Family
Santa Clara University School of Law
The mission of the attorneys at The Sullivan Law Firm, APC, is to counsel clients in finding common sense solutions to complex family and bankruptcy legal problems by providing a full spectrum of legal services. Attorney Michelle Sullivan, CLS-F, is a specialist in counseling clients regarding divorce, mediation, collaboration, adoptions, prenuptual agreements, and other legal issues. Located in Rancho Bernardo, a neighborhood of north San Diego, our family law and bankruptcy practice especially caters to residents of San Diego and North County.
Julie S Levy
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Santa Rosa, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 10 years experience
(707) 523-1515 100 Stony Point Road
Suite 265
Santa Rosa, CA 95401
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Estate Planning, Family and Personal Injury
Empire College School of Law
Julie S. Levy and Zachary A. Carroll have practiced law since 2008 in solo practices. In 2009, they began sharing an office and collaborating on certain cases. This duo has turned their collaboration into Levy Carroll Law and as strong litigators, they provide a strong and determined focus for fair outcomes in their client's cases. Choose Levy Carroll Law for their strong, honest, caring representation for bankruptcy, divorce, custody, guardianship, or personal injury. Look no further as you have found a team that has your best interests at heart
Robert Chang
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Oakland, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 7 years experience
(510) 388-4866 1300 Clay Street, Ste. 600
Oakland, CA 94612
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Divorce, Family and Traffic Tickets
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
I started my practice with the premise I would always attempt to facilitate a collaborative divorce. Before going to law school, I worked for several years at a family law firm, and saw firsthand the potential of increasing acrimony between spouses when the court system is used haphazardly. Growing up with separated parents, I think I understand the stress and frustration of a long drawn out family divorce. The courts should be a place of last resort - who wants a Judge who barely knows you to make decisions for you? That being...
(510) 388-4866 2016 Lewelling Blvd
San Leandro, CA 94579
(510) 388-4866 1120 E. 14th Street
Ste. F
San Leandro, CA 94577
Javed Inam Ellahie
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SAN JOSE, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 43 years experience
(408) 294-0404 12 South First Street, Suite 600
SAN JOSE, CA 95113
Bankruptcy, Estate Planning, Probate and Real Estate
Santa Clara Univ School of Law
Javed Ellahie's practice focuses on estate planning, probate, real estate law and bankruptcy. He carries a Martindale-Hubbell “AV-rating”, the highest rating of legal knowledge and ethics.
He is a certified bankruptcy law specialist (certified by the State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization) and has frequently lectured at seminars for bankruptcy law specialists. Mr. Ellahie has also served as a Trustee to the Santa Clara County Bar Association and the West-Valley Mission Community College District.

Mr. Ellahie’s estate planning experience includes setting up estate plans such as simple and complex trusts, drafting irrevocable trusts, family limited partnership, charitable trusts...
Reno F.R. Fernandez III
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San Francisco, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 10 years experience
(415) 362-0449 221 Sansome Street
San Francisco, CA 94104
Bankruptcy and Business
Golden Gate University School of Law
Macdonald Fernandez LLP focuses on business bankruptcy, reorganization and commercial litigation, including receiverships and assignments for the benefit of creditors, throughout California and pro hac vice in Delaware, the Southern District of New York. – Our clients range from enterprises with assets or amounts in controversy exceeding $100 million to small businesses, including technology companies, biotechnology companies, startups, Bitcoin-based companies, mortgage funds, national and regional banks, retail chains, medical clinics, residential care facilities for the elderly, farms, wineries, restaurants, churches, real estate developers and manufacturers. – In one example, we imposed a receivership over an operating almond reprocessing...
Louis Jay Esbin
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Stevenson Ranch, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 32 years experience
(661) 254-5050 25129 The Old Road, Suite 114
Stevenson Ranch, CA 91381
Bankruptcy, Business, Consumer and Real Estate
Golden Gate University School of Law
Louis J. Esbin is a Financial Lawyer with over twenty-four years of experience in Bankruptcy, Commercial Law, Secured and Unsecured Transactions, Buy-Outs, and Litigation, representing individuals, small businesses, corporate start-ups, as well as clients from Wall Street Broker Dealers, Las Vegas Casinos, Banks, and Nonbank Lenders. He is the only Certified Bankruptcy Specialist by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization practicing in the Santa Clarita Valley. He was a founding member and during 2008, he was president of the Central District Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys Association (with 160 members the second largest consumer bankruptcy attorney association in the...
(661) 254-5050 25129 The Old Road, Suite 114
Stevenson Ranch, CA 91381
Mr Vincent A. Gorski
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Bakersfield, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 11 years experience
(661) 952-9740 The Gorski Firm, APC
309 Truxtun Avenue
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Collections, Divorce and Family
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
Vincent Gorski practices in the areas of bankruptcy, family law, and business law. He is a certified bankruptcy specialist by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. He handles routine and complex bankruptcy, family law/divorce, and business matters. He serves as a Chapter 7 bankruptcy trustee for the Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of California.
David S. Greenberg
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San Diego, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 44 years experience
(619) 501-5251 1550 Hotel Cir N
#220
San Diego, CA 92108
Free ConsultationBankruptcy and Tax
University of San Diego School of Law
Andrew Scott Mansfield
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Oxnard, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 23 years experience

Ventura County Bankruptcy Attorney Andrew S. Mansfield has been practicing law since December of 1994, when he was admitted to practice before all courts in the State of California, including the Central... Read More »
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Joe Angelo
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Campbell, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer

Willamette University College of LawCalifornia
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Robert Joseph Anaya
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Modesto, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 27 years experience
(209) 522-7500 1315 I Street
Modesto, CA 95354
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, DUI, Personal Injury and Real Estate
University of San Francisco School of Law
James Francis Sexton
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Chula Vista, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 27 years experience
(619) 476-9436 3130 Bonita Rd
Chula Vista, CA 91910
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Estate Planning, Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
California Western School of Law
James F. Sexton first worked as an attorney for the insurance companies he now opposes. Having worked this side of personal injury and worker’s compensation cases, James understands the goals, motivation, and tactics employed by the insurance companies and the lawyers who protect their interests. He uses that knowledge to better serve and protect his clients’ interests. As CEO of a company and owner of his own law firm, James Sexton’s success reflects the positive experiences his clients have had and continue to have at The Sexton Law Firm. His expertise is extensive and includes California bankruptcy law, California...
(760) 919-4394 2424 Vista Way #202
Oceanside, CA 92054
Jeffrey Moore
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Campbell, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 27 years experience
(408) 915-8043 155 E. Campbell Avenue
Suite 121
Campbell, CA 95008
Bankruptcy, Business, Divorce and Family
Santa Clara University School of Law
Attorney Jeffrey M. Moore has 20 years experience assisting consumers and small business in Silicon Valley. He was raised in Santa Clara County, graduated from Santa Clara University School of Law (Juris Doctor) and Santa Clara Leavey School of Business (MBA). Mr. Moore is a recognized authority in family, bankruptcy, and landlord/tenant law. Visit our website for information on how we can assist you with your legal issue.
Anthony R. Girgis
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Encino, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 11 years experience
(818) 986-5000 16055 Ventura Blvd.
Suite 1212
Encino, CA 91436
Free ConsultationBankruptcy and Personal Injury
Whittier Law School
After receiving his bachelor’s degree from U.C.L.A., Anthony Girgis went on to obtain his Juris Doctorate degree from Whittier Law School. After passing the California Bar exam, Mr. Girgis has concentrated his practice in automobile accident injuries and Chapter 7 consumer bankruptcies. Mr. Girgis is admitted to practice law in the state of California. The Girgis Law Firm prides itself in offering excellent customer service and meeting the goals of its clients. Mr. Girgis offers a free one-on-one consultation with all potential clients to determine the best course of action based on the...
Jeffrey Daniel Larkin
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Redlands, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 14 years experience
(877) 256-3946 1255 W. Colton Ave., #520
Redlands, CA 92374
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Collections and Consumer
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Attorney Larkin is not a newcomer like so many firms that are appearing in the marketplace in response to current economic conditions. For years, Mr. Larkin practiced law with some of San Diego's largest bankruptcy law firms. In fact, attorney Jeffrey D. Larkin was among the top five highest filers in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of California in 2008. Yet he still manages to provide individualized attention to each client as though they were his only client. The Larkin Law Firm: Big-Firm Knowledge -- Small Firm Service. Call now for your free consultation.
(877) 256-3946 5927 Balfour Ct., #201
Carlsbad, CA 92008
Kathleen Patricia March
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Los Angeles, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 40 years experience
(866) 259-2889 10524 W. Pico Boulevard
Suite 212
Los Angeles, CA 90064
Bankruptcy
Yale Law School
Attorney Kathleen March was a United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Central District of California, Los Angeles, CA from 1988 to 2002. After completing her 14 years of service as a judge, she retired and decided to return to practicing law and established her law firm. Kathleen March's goal is to provide reliable, honest, and quality legal representation for debtors and creditors filing for bankruptcy.
Ryan James Tegnelia
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San Diego, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 12 years experience
(619) 577-0868 2820 Camino Del Rio South
San Diego, CA
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Appeals, Arbitration & Mediation and Consumer
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
A former prosecutor, Mr. Tegnelia has handled a wide variety of criminal cases throughout southern and central California. Upon his return, he was recruited by the largest consumer and criminal law firm in southern California. Mr. Tegnelia has defended hundreds of felony and misdemeanor cases in Los Angeles, Riverside, San Bernardino, Orange, and San Diego counties, as well as Federal court. Mr. Tegnelia brings diverse experience having handled a wide variety of cases including drug posession and sales, violent crimes including assault with a deadly weapon, assault causing great bodily injury, assault with a firearm, attempted murder,murder and sexual assault....
R. Grace Rodriguez
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Chatsworth, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 20 years experience
(818) 734-7223 21000 Devonshire St
Suite 111
Chatsworth, CA 91311
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Estate Planning, Foreclosure Defense and Real Estate
Western State College of Law at Argosy University
My primary focus is to help the average homeowner save their house, get a fresh start on their finances, educate them on how to meaningfully budget and save money, and then help direct future investments for their future financial needs. No one sat down and explained any of this to me. I had to go out and find the information. Now I want to share it with you. Bankruptcy is not the end of the world. We will work with you to come up with a affordable legal strategy that is within your budget. ...
Greg Hartman
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Oakland, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 10 years experience
(510) 227-5325 1300 Clay St.
Suite 600
Oakland, CA 94612
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Business and Real Estate
Santa Clara University School of Law
Gregory S. Hartman is an attorney, CPA, and Certified Insolvency & Restructuring Advisor (credential pending). Mr. Hartman's practice involves representing both debtors and creditors in bankruptcy proceedings. He has expertise in chapter 11 businesses reorganization. Prior to starting Hartman Bankruptcy Law, Mr. Hartman represented secured creditors and trustees in bankruptcy cases. Mr. Hartman also worked for the United States Trustee's Office where he worked in an oversight role of chapter 11 cases and trustee administration. Mr. Hartman is a long-time resident of the Bay Area, living in the East Bay with his wife...
Raymond Jake Bulaon
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Cerritos, CA Bankruptcy Lawyer with 21 years experience
(562) 467-8975 18000 Studebaker Road
Suite 700
Cerritos, CA 90703
Bankruptcy and Tax
Kensington Univ COL
Pasadena bankruptcy attorney Ray Bulaon is founder of the Ray Bulaon Law Offices, Inc., a firm providing residents of Los Angeles, Ventura, San Bernardino, and Riverside counties with legal services on the matter of bankruptcy. Mr. Bulaon has practiced law for 17 years and he has helped more than 5,000 individuals and small businesses navigate through the bankruptcy process. He has an 8.2 Excellent rating on Avvo.com. Mr. Bulaon is a member of the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys, the Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum, and the Central District Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys Association. Contact his firm today to request a...
(626) 642-9567 1055 East Colorado Boulevard
Suite 5122
Pasadena, CA 91106
(661) 481-0658 25000 Avenue Stanford
Suite 262
Valencia, CA 91355
Wendy Watrous Smith
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Santa Clara, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 30 years experience

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Matthew David Resnik
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Los Angeles, CA Bankruptcy Attorney with 22 years experience

Matthew Resnik received his Juris Doctorate in 1996. Matthew Resnik has dedicated his legal career exclusively to Consumer Bankruptcy, representing financially distressed individuals against their... Read More »
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Considering Bankruptcy?

Bankruptcy law allows debtors, who are unable or partially unable to pay outstanding debts, to rid themselves of these debts and obtain a fresh start. Both federal and state laws can affect a debtor seeking to file for bankruptcy, and an attorney can help you understand how state and federal bankruptcy laws apply to you.

If you are struggling with high debt, receiving calls from creditors or collection agencies, or facing foreclosure, garnishment of wages, or repossession of property, filing for bankruptcy may provide you with solutions.

Bankruptcy lawyers offer legal advice and services during a financial crisis. In total, there are six different types of bankruptcy. For persons seeking debt relief, one option is Chapter 7 bankruptcy, which provides for liquidation of the debtor's non-exempt assets. Another popular option for individuals is Chapter 13, which allows for management and reduction of debt through payment plans. Corporations and partnerships filing for bankruptcy often choose to file under Chapter 11, which provides for supervised reorganization of the business.

Experienced bankruptcy counsel can help you evaluate whether you should pursue a bankruptcy as well as the Chapter under which to file. Bankruptcy lawyers can also help end harassing phone calls from debt collectors and evaluate available legal options when facing a home foreclosure.


Automatic stay: An injunction that automatically stops lawsuits, foreclosures, garnishments, and most collection activity against the debtor the moment a bankruptcy petition is filed.

Unsecured claim: A debt for which credit was extended based solely upon the creditor's assessment of the debtor's future ability to pay, rather than on a special assurance of payment.