Boca Raton, Florida Bankruptcy Lawyers

Clare Casas, Esq.
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Free Consultation! Exceptional Bankruptcy Law Attorney! Skilled Legal Advocacy!

I am an experienced and dedicated bankruptcy lawyer for individuals and businesses. I am committed to getting you back on a sound financial path! Visit my website to see client reviews and call for a free consultation! Read More »
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Jeffrey S. Berlowitz
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I am an experienced and determined bankruptcy attorney. I am committed to finding the best possible solutions to your bankruptcy and debt difficulties. Visit my website for more information or call for a consultation. Read More »
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Mr. Chad Van Horn
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Florida Bankruptcy Attorney with 10 years experience

Chad Van Horn, Esq. is a South Florida business leader and founding partner attorney of Van Horn Law Group, P.A. Through a combination of dedicated philanthropy, spirited entrepreneurship and legal expertise, he... Read More »
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Mr Eric Klein
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Boca Raton, FL Bankruptcy Lawyer with 23 years experience
(561) 353-2800 4800 N. Federal Highway
Suite 307B
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Collections, Family and Foreclosure Defense
Massachusetts School of Law at Andover
I am a trial lawyer with a boutique practice that helps people. My Firm concentrates in family law – Divorce, Paternity, Custody, and Prenuptial Agreements – consumer bankruptcy and real estate law, Foreclosure Defense and other real estate litigation - we have a title agency, engage in short sale negotiations --- I have highly skilled attorneys in each area --- we work together as a team. We help our Clients navigate a difficult, challenging, often uncertain process and assist them in achieving the best possible results. What’s unique about my practice is that I can assist people in...
Eric Nissim Assouline
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Boca Raton, FL Bankruptcy Attorney with 22 years experience
(561) 361-6566 2300 Glades Rd East Tower
#135
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Bankruptcy, Business, IP and Real Estate
University of Miami School of Law
Eric N. Assouline, Esq., is a litigation partner and concentrates his practice in commercial and bankruptcy litigation. Mr. Assouline has litigated a wide variety of business law disputes. Mr. Assouline also handles cases involving Ponzi scheme Clawback litigation, 547 and 548 defense cases, automatic stay litigation, and real estate and landlord and tenant disputes in state and bankruptcy court.
Frederick A. Neustein
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Boca Raton, FL Bankruptcy Attorney with 27 years experience
(561) 235-0700 2255 Glades Road
Suite 324A
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Bankruptcy, Business, Collections and Foreclosure Defense
University of Miami School of Law
Frederick A. Neustein, a Miami native of 51 years, has been a licensed attorney in the State of Florida for 27 years. Mr. Neustein, together with the staff at NLG, have been responsible for defending Thousands of foreclosure cases across the state of Florida and saving 1000's homes.

For twelve years, Mr. Neustein worked “for the Banks” in the Mortgage Banking Industry for various Institutional Investment Banks. Mr. Neustein served as Vice President and counsel for American Residential Equities (ARE) headquartered in Miami-Dade County, which acquired approximately $1 Billion in residential and commercial mortgages.

At ARE, Mr. Neustein was primarily responsible for...
Linda Liang
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Boca Raton, FL Bankruptcy Attorney with 9 years experience
(877) 657-5407 2255 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Arbitration & Mediation, Immigration and Trademarks
Attorney Linda Liang was licensed to practice law in US and in China. Attorney Liang earned her Bachelor Degree from Huazhong University of China. Attorney Liang also received her MBA degree from Utah State University. Prior to joining the firm, Attorney Liang worked for several international companies. Attorney Liang was in charge of both legal affairs and business development, In addition, she also practiced with a local Shanghai law firm in the field of corporation and transaction laws. Attorney Liang's major fields of practice include all aspect of immigration such as removal, Labor Certification, National Interest Waiver,...
Robert G. Whittel Esq.
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(561) 367-8777 3700 Airport Rd
#401
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Free ConsultationBoca Raton, FL Bankruptcy Lawyer with 18 years experience
Bankruptcy, Criminal, Divorce and Personal Injury
University of Cambridge and University of Florida Levin College of Law
An experienced trial attorney, Robert Whittel provides his clients with strong, disciplined, results-oriented representation. Prior to becoming a lawyer, he served as a Lieutenant Commander in the US Navy. Robert graduated from both law school and the United States Merchant Marine Academy with honors, and served on the esteemed Florida Law Review. Before co-founding Whittel & Melton, a full-service law firm, Robert gained valuable experience in the court room both serving as a former prosecutor and representing large corporations in complex litigation and transactional matters. Robert is devoted to fighting for his clients’ rights. He handles all types of criminal...
Harris Donald Leinwand
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Boca Raton, FL Bankruptcy Lawyer with 50 years experience
(917) 538-0915 600 south ocean blvd
606
Boca Raton, FL 33432
Bankruptcy
Cornell University
retired 1n 2012 Has represented secured and unsecured creditors including banks, major oil companies, steel companies, mineral companies, food companies and numerous other fortune 500 companies, major landlords, creditors' committees, debtors, equity holders and equity holders' committees and third parties including landlords, equipment lessors, purchasers of assets, funders of plans, lenders, shareholders and consignors in Chapter 11 cases, plaintiffs and defendants in actions for preferences and fraudulent conveyances. Has represented trustees and debtors in Chapter 7 cases. Has previously represented assignors and assignees in assignments for the benefits of creditors, and buyers and sellers in bulk sales. Has represented banks against...
Stephen Orchard
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Boca Raton, FL Bankruptcy Lawyer with 17 years experience
2255 Glades Road
Suite 324A
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Collections, Foreclosure Defense and Real Estate
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law Center
I personally handle each of my client matters. My goal is to find the most effective solution to your problem whether you are facing foreclosure, overwhelming credit card debt, loss of job and income, medical bills, or a little bit of everything. Please contact me today for a private, no obligation FREE consultation.
Mr. Angelo A Gasparri Esq.
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Boca Raton, FL Bankruptcy Attorney with 26 years experience
(561) 826-8986 1616 NW Boca Raton Boulevard
Boca Raton, FL 33432
Bankruptcy
Emory University School of Law
Angelo assists individuals and businesses to create a financial fresh start. The team at the Debt Relief Law Center of Palm Beach County focuses on supporting each client with a level of honor, respect and service. Our goal is to assist you in finding freedom and launching your future.
David Kovari
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Boca Raton, FL Bankruptcy Lawyer with 18 years experience
(561) 417-8767 2295 N.W. Corporate Blvd.
Suite 117
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
As the founder of the Law Offices of David Kovari, P.A., Boca Raton lawyer David Kovari practices in the areas of bankruptcy, family law, debt negotiation and real estate. Since 1997, Mr. Kovari has been licensed to practice law in Florida courts. He is involved with several professional associations including the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys and Bankruptcy Bar Association. Attorney Kovari is a graduate of the Western Michigan University Thomas M. Cooley Law School. Contact his firm for your zero-cost case evaluation.
Mario German
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Boca Raton, FL Bankruptcy Lawyer with 27 years experience
(561) 417-4993 55 NE 5th Ave.
Suite 400
Boca Raton, FL 33432
Bankruptcy, Estate Planning, Immigration and Probate
Hi, I’m Mario German, proud owner of Mario D. German Law Center.

Today I look forward to sharing my story. I hope that you will enjoy getting to know me better.

The part of my work which I find most enjoyable is coming up with solutions to my clients’ legal matters. I’m in business because I like helping people with their legal issues.

I grew up and went to school in Long Island, New York.

I Also speak Spanish
David Alan Carter
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Boca Raton, FL Bankruptcy Lawyer with 37 years experience
(561) 750-6999 1900 Glades Road
Suite 401
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Bankruptcy, Business, Securities and Stockbroker Fraud
Drake University Law School
David A. Carter is a member of the Florida and Iowa Bar Associations. He has been practicing law since 1982 and in the Boca Raton, Florida area since 1990. He graduated from the University of South Florida with a degree in finance. He obtained his law degree from Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa in 1982. For seven years following graduation from law school, Mr. Carter practiced law with the Des Moines law firm of Neiman, Neiman, Stone & Spellman, P.C. where he specialized in bankruptcy law. Most of Mr. Carter’s clients are individuals or businesses in financial distress. He represents retirees...
Matthew Kish
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Boca Raton, FL Bankruptcy Attorney with 23 years experience
(561) 210-8365 1200 N. Federal Hwy
Suite 200
Boca Raton, FL 33432
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Appeals, Business and Maritime
California Western School of Law and Arizona State University
Matthew Kish is an attorney with substantial experience in all aspects of bankruptcy, real estate, and commercial law. Matthew has practiced law in California and Florida and he has a proven ability to find sound solutions to complex legal, commercial, and financial concerns. Originally from Philadelphia, he is an avid surfer and outdoorsman.
Maurice Arcadier
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Boca Raton, FL Bankruptcy Attorney with 22 years experience
(800) 411-4023 1515 S. Federal Highway, suite 404
Boca Raton, FL 33432
Bankruptcy, Business, Employment and Immigration
Philip B Harris
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Boca Raton, FL Bankruptcy Lawyer with 25 years experience
(561) 912-0145 Fountain Square I, Fourth Floor
2600 North Military Trail
Boca Raton, FL 33431-6312
Bankruptcy, Business and Real Estate
St. Thomas University School of Law and Florida State University College of Law
David Kyle Blazek
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Boca Raton, FL Bankruptcy Lawyer with 25 years experience
(888) 545-9980 1825 NW Corporate Boulevard
Suite 110
Boca Raton, FL 33431-8559
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
University of Wisconsin Law School
Aaron Wernick
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Boca Raton, FL Bankruptcy Lawyer with 19 years experience
(561) 395-0500 2255 Glades Rd
Suite 337W
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Bankruptcy
University of Wisconsin Law School
Michael E. Zapin
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Boca Raton, FL Bankruptcy Lawyer
(800) 447-1329 2385 NW Executive Center Drive
Suite 100
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Bankruptcy
Madeline Carol Evans-Ervin
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Boca Raton, FL Bankruptcy Attorney with 33 years experience
(561) 302-7078 20178 Ocean Key Dr
Boca Raton, FL 33498
Bankruptcy, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and Real Estate
New York Law School
Lee Andrew Stein
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Boca Raton, FL Bankruptcy Attorney with 13 years experience
(888) 444-0253 101 Plaza Real S
Ste 204
Boca Raton, FL 33432
Bankruptcy
Boca Raton, FL Bankruptcy Lawyer with 32 years experience
(561) 910-5652 2101 NW Corporate Boulevard
Suite 218
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Bankruptcy, Business, Criminal and Securities
Washington University School of Law
Matthew David Bavaro
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Delray Beach, FL Bankruptcy Attorney with 20 years experience
111 Southeast 2nd Street
Suite #2
Delray Beach, FL 33483
Bankruptcy and Foreclosure Defense
Shepard Broad Law Center, Nova Southeastern University
As a partner at Loan Lawyers, Fort Lauderdale lawyer Matthew Bavaro offers legal counsel to those who are in debt. He has been practicing as a lawyer in the state of Florida for 15 years. Before co-founding Loan Lawyers, LLC, he previously served as a personal injury lawyer. Attorney Bavaro is the recipient of an Avvo Rating on 9.0 Superb. He is a graduate of the Shepard Broad Law Center at Nova Southeastern University. To learn more, contact his firm today.
Jacqueline Simpson Esq.
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Boynton Beach, FL Bankruptcy Lawyer with 15 years experience
(561) 899-8184 1530 W. Boynton Beach Boulevard
Suite 4681
Boynton Beach, FL 33424
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Consumer, Divorce and Immigration
Attorney Jacqueline Simpson has a Bachelors in Health Care Administration and a Graduate Certification in Geriatric Studies from Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, FL. She was admitted to the Florida Bar in April 2004 after receiving her law degree. Since then, a large part of her litigation experience has been in the areas of Family Law, Bankruptcy Law, Consumer Law, Landlord/Tenant, Immigration, Medicaid Eligibility and Estate Planning matters.
Neil Tygar
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Delray Beach, FL Bankruptcy Attorney with 29 years experience
(561) 455-0280 5341 W Atlantic Ave #303
Delray Beach, FL 33484
Bankruptcy, Collections, Divorce and Foreclosure Defense
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
John E Mufson
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Delray Beach, FL Bankruptcy Attorney
16360 Via Fontana
Delray Beach, FL 33484
Bankruptcy
Tarek Kirk Kiem
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Lake Worth, FL Bankruptcy Lawyer with 16 years experience
(561) 600-0406 8461 Lake Worth Road
Suite 107
Lake Worth, FL 33467
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
University of Florida
A Florida Certified Public Accountant since 1999. Clerked for one of two bankruptcy judges in Broward County Florida for two years. Prior successful law partnership with Chapter 7 panel bankruptcy trustee. A Master of Business Administration since 2000.
Christian David Posada
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Lake Worth, FL Bankruptcy Attorney with 18 years experience
(561) 251-4993 6517 Jessy Court
Lake Worth, FL 33467
Bankruptcy, Collections, Consumer and Foreclosure Defense
University of Arkansas - Little Rock
Christian Posada is a lawyer based in Lake Worth, Florida with over Seventeen years of experience. He currently runs his own firm Christian D. Posada, P.A. where his practice focuses on civil matters, including Real Estate and Probate law.
Jacqueline Simpson
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Boynton Beach, FL Bankruptcy Attorney with 15 years experience
(561) 899-8184 1375 Gateway Boulevard
Boynton Beach, FL 33426
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Divorce and Immigration
Attorney Jacqueline Simpson was admitted to the Florida Bar in April 2004 after receiving her law degree. Since then, a large part of her litigation experience has been in the areas of Family Law, Bankruptcy Law, Immigration, Medicaid Eligibility and Estate Planning matters.
Sean Koplow
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Lake Worth, FL Bankruptcy Attorney with 25 years experience
(561) 642-3000 8461 Lake Worth Rd. Suite 204
Lake Worth, FL 33467
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Consumer and Foreclosure Defense
Brooklyn Law School
Anthony DiTocco
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Boca Raton, FL Bankruptcy Lawyer with 30 years experience
(561) 487-0200 2255 Glades Road
Ste. 324A
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
University of Florida
Tony DiTocco earned his Juris Doctorate and his Master's Degree in Accounting in 1988 from the University of Florida. In addition to his Bankruptcy practice, he has served as CEO of a $30 million Construction / Development firm and as lead consultant in the closeout of 500+ distressed condominium units.
Clare Casas, Esq.
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Coral Springs, FL Bankruptcy Lawyer with 16 years experience
(954) 327-5700 9900 W Sample Rd
#337
Coral Springs, FL 33065
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
University of Miami
I would like to share with you what drove me to become a lawyer and what led me to focus in bankruptcy law.

During my childhood, I watched my parents suffer through financial issues with no direction or guidance. Our family struggled through economic downturns and corporate downsizing.

In the summer of 1992, my parents were finally able to purchase their first home. Three months after we moved into the house, Hurricane Andrew made landfall and we lost everything. Our home was destroyed and all of our personal belongings were ruined or damaged for the exception of a couch and two mattresses.

I...
Adam Ira Skolnik
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Deerfield Beach, FL Bankruptcy Attorney with 17 years experience
(954) 636-1211 1761 West Hillsboro Bouelvard
Suite 201
Deerfield Beach, FL 33442
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Consumer, Landlord Tenant and Real Estate
Brooklyn Law School
After graduating with honors from the University of Florida, Attorney Adam I. Skolnik attended Brooklyn Law School where he was a two year member of the National Trial Team and President of the Trial Lawyers Association. Upon Graduation the faculty awarded, Adam the Judge Doris A. Thompson and Judge Edward Thompson Award for Excellence in Trial Advocacy. After having practiced in New York City at a prestigious international law firm, Adam relocated to South Florida and established the Law Office of Adam I. Skolnik, P.A. in 2005 as a multi-service firm committed to client-focused, cost-effective legal services in...
Warren Kirschbaum
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West Palm Beach, FL Bankruptcy Lawyer with 21 years experience
(561) 530-4560 2240 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd
Suite 250
West Palm Beach, FL 33409
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Consumer, Personal Injury and Real Estate
University of Florida and Florida State University College of Law
Ron S. Bilu Esq.
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Pompano Beach, FL Bankruptcy Lawyer with 16 years experience
(954) 596-0669 2760 W. Atlantic Blvd.
Pompano Beach, FL 33069
Bankruptcy, Business and Real Estate
University of Florida
A partner at the Law Offices of Bilu Law, Ron S. Bilu represents clients in the state of Florida in matters of real estate law, foreclosure defense, insurance, bankruptcy, state and local taxation, investment and securities litigation, family law, personal injury, intellectual property, corporate law and commercial litigation. He is also authorized as an agent to write for the Old Republic National Title Insurance Company and is a member of the Attorneys’ Title Insurance Fund.

Mr. Bilu earned a Bachelor of Science from the University of Florida, graduating summa cum laude with an advertising major and a criminal justice minor. At...
Elizabeth Smitherman
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West Palm Beach, FL Bankruptcy Lawyer with 11 years experience
(561) 290-0386 804 N. Olive Ave.
1st Floor
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Bankruptcy, Business, Domestic Violence and Real Estate
Stetson University
Are you suffering through problems regarding filing for bankruptcy, or worries about a foreclosure defense? Has your life seemed to take a downward spiral now that problems regarding your finances appear to take up a majority of it? There are thousands of people that find themselves suffering through the same situation, so turn to the careful attention that a professional from Griffiths & Smitherman, PL will be able to provide. It’s with this solid team that you will finally have the chance to leave your heartbreak behind and bring it the honest study that’s desired. It’s time to invest in...
Christian Robert Panagakos
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Fort Lauderdale, FL Bankruptcy Lawyer with 24 years experience
(954) 600-8990 1451 W. Cypress Creek Road
Suite 300
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Foreclosure Defense and Real Estate
University of Florida
Our mission is to help people resolve their financial challenges. We do this by listening to our clients' issues and objectives, and developing a legal strategy to best meet those objectives. Legal services include debt-negotiations and restructuring, foreclosure defense, home loan modifications, short sales, deeds-in-lieu of foreclosure, assignments for the benefit of creditors and of course bankruptcy. We utilize Chapter 7, Chapter 11 and Chapter 13 of the Bankruptcy Code and Chapter 727 of Florida Statutes. We represent debtors and creditors, individuals and businesses, and always offer free phone consultations to help people quickly understand their...
Julianne Frank
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Wellington, FL Bankruptcy Lawyer with 38 years experience
(561) 626-4700 12161 Ken Adams Way
#110F
Wellington, FL 33414
Bankruptcy and Business
Ms. Frank is a senior partner at Markarian Frank White-Boyd & Hayes. Her practice focuses on Chapter 11 and consumer bankruptcy law, Chapter 12 farmer bankruptcy, financial distress consulting and debt management assistance, corporate start up planning and management consulting, and domestic and offshore asset protection planning. She is nationally certified by the American Board of Certification in both consumer and business bankruptcy, one of only 112 attorneys in the United States with such a certification. Ms. Frank has 30 years of experience representing debtors, both individual and business, and has successfully orchestrated the restructuring and reorganization of business...
Jonathan Picard
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West Palm Beach, FL Bankruptcy Lawyer
(561) 316-4555 777 S. Flagler Drive
Suite 800, West Tower
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Bankruptcy, Business, Employment and Real Estate
Nova Southeastern University
Ryan Loyacano
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West Palm Beach, FL Bankruptcy Attorney with 13 years experience
(561) 335-1555 603 Village Blvd
Suite 210
West Palm Beach, FL 33409
Bankruptcy and Foreclosure Defense
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
Barry Steven Mittelberg
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Coral Springs, FL Bankruptcy Attorney with 29 years experience
(954) 752-1213 10100 W Sample Rd.
Suite 407
Coral Springs, FL 33065
Bankruptcy and Personal Injury
Barry S. Mittelberg has twenty-eight years of extensive experience as an attorney in south Florida. His areas of concentration are consumer bankruptcy and personal injury. Barry believes in providing each client with personal attention, and he responds promptly to telephone calls and e-mails.

Barry S. Mittelberg attended college at Hobart & William Smith where he received a B.A. in Political Science in 1980. He attended law school at University of Miami and graduated in 1983 with a Juris Doctorate. Barry S. Mittelberg is a member of the Florida Bar and the New York Bar.
Bruce Rosenwater Esq
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West Palm Beach, FL Bankruptcy Attorney
(561) 688-0991 1601 Forum Place
Suite 602
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Bankruptcy, Collections, Divorce and Family
Attorney Bruce S. Rosenwater was born in Cleveland, Ohio. He is a veteran attorney, having assisted Floridians for more than 20 years. Bruce founded and developed his law firm as a law firm for life. He developed the firm’s practice areas to span most, if not all of an individual’s and a family’s lifetime legal needs. He has distinguished his practice by willingly being a family’s lawyer and counselor throughout the various stages and circumstance of their lives, from owning a first home to unfortunately unavoidable disputes, business and real estate legal needs and even injury, probate and guardianship law....
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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.