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John J. Scura III
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Wayne, NJ Bankruptcy Lawyer
(973) 696-8391 1599 Hamburg Turnpike
Wayne, NJ 07470
Bankruptcy and Business
Mr. John P. Fazzio III Esq.
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Hoboken, NJ Bankruptcy Lawyer with 13 years experience
(201) 529-8024 5 Marine View Plaza
Ste. 218
Hoboken, NJ 07030
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Business, Foreclosure Defense and Tax
New York University School of Law and Brooklyn Law School
John Fazzio is an aggressive young trial lawyer who is a fierce advocate for his clients in and out of the courtroom. He lives for David and Goliath type contests. John is not afraid to go to trial and has gone all the way to verdict on varied cases including foreclosure, bankruptcy, tax, intellectual property, criminal, and personal injury. John has also prosecuted a number of appeals cases. John regularly practices in the State and Federal Courts in New York and New Jersey.
Marvin Wolf
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Rochelle Park, NJ Bankruptcy Attorney with 23 years experience
(844) 627-8461 151 West Passaic Street
2nd Floor
Rochelle Park, NJ 07662
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Business, Divorce and Foreclosure Defense
Brooklyn Law School
I am a solo attorney with a bankruptcy, consumer, foreclosure defense, matrimonial and small business concentration. Because I am admitted in NY, NJ and PA, I can handle multi-jurisdictional issues - helping clients with problems in different states. Bankruptcy and divorce involves finding creative solutions to sometimes unique problems and personalities. I am very straightforward and cut through the bull to get to the heart of the matter and try to save clients money. I provide discounted legal services to union members through Union Plus, and Local 32B-J.
Zareh Beylerian
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Clifton, NJ Bankruptcy Lawyer with 32 years experience
(973) 684-7001 291 Crooks Ave
Clifton, NJ 07011
Bankruptcy, Business, Collections and Consumer
areh H. Beylerian, born in Beirut, Lebanon attended the Lycee Franco Libanais de Beyrouth until 1976 when his family emigrated to the United States. After completing high school in the United States, he attended university and graduate school, earning a Bachelor's Degree, an MBA, and a Law Degree. He is also completed the inaugural programme of the United Nations University, International Leadership Academy, in Amman, Jordan. His international background and extensive travel gave him the opportunity to learn about a wide variety of cultures as well as speak several languages, including English, French, Arabic, and Armenian, along...
Frank Patrick Nardi
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Totowa, NJ Bankruptcy Attorney with 24 years experience
(973) 890-0004 37 Vreeland Ave
Totowa, NJ 07512
Bankruptcy, Business, Estate Planning and Tax
New York Law School
Frank Nardi is a founder of the law firm of McLaughlin & Nardi, LLC. Frank brings expertise unique to the New Jersey legal community.

In addition to almost two decades as an experienced attorney in New York and New Jersey, Frank is also a certified public accountant and certified financial planner. This gives Frank a unique ability to see the financial tax issues in any legal matter. It also helps him get to the bottom of complex commercial cases and financial transactions, and helps businesses formulate profitable plans.

Frank is an attorney admitted to the bars of New...
Robert C. Chewning
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Totowa, NJ Bankruptcy Lawyer
(973) 890-0004 37 Vreeland Ave
Totowa, NJ 07512
Bankruptcy, Business, Civil Rights and Employment
Rutgers School of Law-Newark
Robert Chewning is an associate at McLaughlin & Nardi, LLC. He practices primarily in the areas of complex commercial, contractual, employment, civil litigation and bankruptcy issues. Robert’s dedication, passion, and determination have helped his clients, both individuals and businesses, in achieving their goals quickly and efficiently.

Robert joined the firm during his second year of law school and has worked with us since he graduated. Robert has handled all aspects of research to arbitrations and trials, including retaliation and whistleblower protections under the Conscientious Employee Protection Act, New Jersey’s Law Against Discrimination, disability harassment, and employee-independent contractor determinations under the Fair...
James Christopher Zimmermann
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Wayne, NJ Bankruptcy Lawyer with 28 years experience
(973) 764-1347 73 Mountainview Blvd
Route 202
Wayne, NJ 07470
Bankruptcy, DWI, Family and Foreclosure Defense
Pace Law School
Our offices are located in Vernon and Wayne, New Jersey. With a commitment to excellence we have been practicing since 1991. Having rights is no longer enough, you need to understand them before you can put them to work for you. We always offer a free initial consultation to allow you to review your case with an experienced attorney. Evening and telephone appointments available to accommodate your schedule.
Zubin Haghi
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Rochelle Park, NJ Bankruptcy Attorney with 7 years experience
(201) 355-0054 151 W. Passaic Street
Rochelle Park, NJ 07662
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Consumer, Foreclosure Defense and Real Estate
Rutgers School of Law-Newark
Experienced, compassionate, and dedicated attorney focused on foreclosure defense, loan modifications, short sales, bankruptcy, real estate matters, and consumer protection.
Laura Zagoria
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Fair Lawn, NJ Bankruptcy Attorney with 28 years experience
(201) 300-6712 5 Beekman Place
Fair Lawn, NJ 07410
Bankruptcy, Business, Family and Foreclosure Defense
Pace Law School
Mark Goldman
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Paterson, NJ Bankruptcy Lawyer with 46 years experience
(973) 247-9445 100 Hamilton Plaza
Suite 405
Paterson, NJ 07505
Bankruptcy
Rutgers University - Camden
Javier Merino
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Westwood, NJ Bankruptcy Lawyer with 5 years experience
(201) 355-3440 372 Kinderkamack Rd
Suite 5
Westwood, NJ 07675
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Consumer and Foreclosure Defense
St. John's University School of Law
Javier L. Merino, Esq is an experienced foreclosure defense attorney, specializing in loan modification assistance, bankruptcy, and helping homeowners stop sheriff sales.
Rosemarie Matera
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Montvale, NJ Bankruptcy Lawyer with 38 years experience
(201) 368-0807 210C Summit Avenue
Montvale, NJ 07645
Bankruptcy
Washington and Lee University School of Law
Attorney experienced in bankruptcy and creditor's rights. We file Chapter 7, Chapter 11 and Chapter 13 petitions.
Jason Roth
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Oradell, NJ Bankruptcy Lawyer with 24 years experience
(201) 265-3400 690 Kinderkamack Road
Oradell, NJ 7649
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Wayne Allen Keller
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Paterson, NJ Bankruptcy Attorney with 30 years experience
(973) 278-5291 87 Market St
Paterson, NJ 07505
Bankruptcy, Criminal, DWI and Personal Injury
Stuart Gavzy
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Little Falls, NJ Bankruptcy Lawyer with 32 years experience
(973) 256-6080 163 E Main St
Little Falls, NJ 07424
Bankruptcy, Business, Consumer and Real Estate
Rutgers University - Newark
Stuart Nachbar
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Livingston, NJ Bankruptcy Attorney with 25 years experience
(973) 567-0954 354 Eisenhower Parkway
Plaza 1, Suite 2025
Livingston, NJ 07039
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Collections and Criminal
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
For a free initial consultation on your Bankruptcy needs
Call Stuart today at (973) 567-0954

I have been representing clients of all types for the past 22 years. We specialize in assisting persons in financial hardship by filing for Bankruptcy in Chapter 7, 11 or 13. We even do loan modifications to help you save your home from Foreclosure. In addition, I have worked on behalf of my own son and numerous others who have a disability, to make sure that they get the proper education. I am ready to assist you, with my 22 years of legal/mediation and...
Glenn Richard Reiser
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Hackensack, NJ Bankruptcy Lawyer with 28 years experience
(201) 498-0400 20 Court St
Suite 4
Hackensack, NJ 07601
Bankruptcy, Appeals, Business and Collections
New Jersey attorney engaged in private practice with the law firm of LoFaro & Reiser, LLP. Areas of practice include bankruptcy & creditors' rights, business & corporate law, criminal law, debt collection, foreclosure, Internet law, and complex commercial litigation in state & federal courts.
Lazaro Cardenas
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Hackensack, NJ Bankruptcy Lawyer with 1 year experience
(844) 533-3367 52 Main Street
2nd Floor
Hackensack, NJ 07601
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Foreclosure Defense, Probate and Real Estate
Rutgers School of Law-Newark
Why I became a Real Estate and Probate Attorney focusing on Protecting People’s Future Today:

Since founding the firm, I’ve had the pleasure of working with countless families. I take my job as a counselor very serious and take great pride in assisting the families that walk through our doors. Every day, I strive to become a better practitioner and to offer more options and better advice to clients. This makes me very happy and it is one of the most rewarding experiences of my life.

My partners are two dedicated individuals who truly compliment me, and both have similar ethical and...
Filipe Pedroso
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Newark, NJ Bankruptcy Lawyer with 23 years experience
(973) 522-1100 8 Wilson Ave, Fl. 3
Newark, NJ 07105
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Family and Foreclosure Defense
Seton Hall University School of Law
Over the years I have received many awards and recognitions for exceptional service, client satisfaction and highest ethical standards. The Legal Network has recognized me as “Top Lawyers in New Jersey” several years in a row. I have been invited to join elite Top 100 National Trial Lawyers due to strong qualifications as TOP civil/criminal defense trial lawyers. I was nominated as one of the "10 Best" attorneys in NJ by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys. Currently, I'm the managing attorney at two successful law firms: eLAWnj.com Pedroso Legal Services LLC and...
Tanya N. Helfand
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Whippany, NJ Bankruptcy Attorney with 27 years experience
(973) 428-0800 575 Route 10 East
Suite #1
Whippany, NJ 07981
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Criminal, DWI and Divorce
Pace University and Union College
Fabiola Ruiz-Doolan
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Hackensack, NJ Bankruptcy Lawyer with 14 years experience
(201) 880-5563 Landmark Building 27 Warren Street, Suite 101
Hackensack, NJ 07601
Bankruptcy, Business, Consumer and Divorce
Hofstra University
Attorney Fabiola Ruiz Doolan started her legal career working in the area of Contracts and Bankruptcy law. Ms. Ruiz-Doolan opened the law firm in 2010 as a full-service legal practice. As the managing attorney for the firm, she concentrates in the areas of Business and Commercial Transactions, Bankruptcy/ Debtor’s Rights, and Estate Planning. She is part of the Roster of Mediators for Civil, General Equity and Probate Cases in the State of New Jersey and is an accredited attorney for Veteran’s Benefits with the Department of Veteran’s Affairs. Ms. Ruiz-Doolan is fluent in Spanish and is conversational in Italian...
Franklin S. Montero
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PASSAIC, NJ Bankruptcy Attorney
(973) 777-8718 245 LEXINGTON AVE
PASSAIC, NJ 07055
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, DWI, Estate Planning and Immigration
Franklin Montero has represented clients all throughout New Jersey and New York. A majority of the cases that he handles are in municipal court, and range from Title 39, Title 2C and municipal ordinance violations. He has extensive experience in negotiating plea agreements for my clients with the prosecutors. Franklin has effectively tried matters that could not be resolved with a plea bargain. As such, he has experience with trial preparation, which includes properly assessing the relevant statute, applicable case law and preparation of expert and lay direct and cross-examination questions.

The Law Offices of Franklin S. Montero provides New...
Leonard R. Boyer
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(973) 798-6131 1000 Clifton Ave
Suite 200
Clifton, NJ 07013
Free ConsultationClifton, NJ Bankruptcy Lawyer with 34 years experience
Bankruptcy, Divorce, Foreclosure Defense and Real Estate
New York Law School
Although my firm practices in several different fields of law, my expertise is primarily in Mortgage Foreclosure Defense,Divorce & Family Law, Bankruptcy, and Mortgage loan modification. In terms of divorce law, I have a unique prospective from both my personal and professional experience that few other attorneys can match. To me, each case is personal, each client is a person, never just a file number.
James Castiglia
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Oak Ridge, NJ Bankruptcy Lawyer with 41 years experience
(973) 697-1676 5561 Berkshire Valley Road
Oak Ridge, NJ 07438
Bankruptcy, Divorce, Elder and Real Estate
Seton Hall University School of Law
V. James Castiglia, A Professional Corporation, is a full service law firm serving individuals, families and small businesses since 1977. Additional information can be found at our website: www.vjamescastiglia.com

Thank you for your consideration in using our firm for your legal needs.
Steven Abelson
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East Rutherford, NJ Bankruptcy Lawyer with 37 years experience
(877) 552-5529 1 Meadowlands Plaza
Suite 200
East Rutherford, NJ 07073
Bankruptcy
Our practice has been specializing in consumer bankruptcy and related consumer litigation since 1990. We help individuals file for protection under Chapters 7, 13, and 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code. We know bankruptcy can be hard, having an experienced bankruptcy lawyer who will help go through all your options is important. Prior to making any decision to file for bankruptcy, we work with clients to consider alternative solutions of debt relief including debt negotiations, referrals to consumer credit counseling organizations or qualified mortgage brokers if refinance or reverse mortgages are appropriate considerations. As necessary, we will...
Leslie Ann Farber
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Montclair, NJ Bankruptcy Attorney with 27 years experience
(973) 509-8500 33 Plymouth Street, Suite 204
Montclair, NJ 07042
Bankruptcy, Divorce, Employment and Family
Pace Law School
Leslie A. Farber, Esq. has been practicing law since 1991. She received her undergraduate Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Drew University, and her Law Degree from Pace University School of Law. In law school, she was an editor of the Pace Law Review and participated in Pace's Appellate Litigation Clinic. For the past 20 years, she has represented both individuals and businesses in many areas of litigation in state, federal and municipal courts from initial consultation through discovery, mediation, arbitration, trial and appeal, when necessary. Ms. Farber has lectured and published works in a variety...
Jeffrey Thomas Massaro
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Hackensack, NJ Bankruptcy Lawyer
(201) 880-8989 3 University Plaza Dr
#350
Hackensack, NJ 07601
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Business, Family and Real Estate
Pace Law School
Marc P. Feldman
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Morris Plains, NJ Bankruptcy Lawyer with 31 years experience
(973) 267-7555 440 Speedwell Avenue
Morris Plains, NJ 07950
Bankruptcy, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Family
Seton Hall University School of Law
My name is Marc P. Feldman and I am an attorney located in Morris Plains, New Jersey. I have a broad range of legal knowledge and experience and can provide you with legal services in the following areas: Family Law Bankruptcy Immigration Real Estate Wills and Estates Landlord/Tenant DWI Juvenile Law Municipal Court Expungements I will take the time to get to know you, your goals and your challenges. Your needs are important to me. I will strive to advance your goals and reach your objectives in the most cost-efficient and expeditious manner possible. I have practiced law in...
Jeremias Batista
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Clifton, NJ Bankruptcy Attorney with 13 years experience
(973) 340-9600 417 Clifton Avenue
1st Floor, Suite 1
Clifton, NJ 07470
Free ConsultationBankruptcy and Personal Injury
Western Michigan University
Since 2005, Jeremias E. Batista, Esq. has offered comprehensive legal services to clients throughout New Jersey and New York City area. We provide personal individual attention to clients who have been injured in Accidents, Slip and Falls, Work related Injuries and Bankruptcies . Mr. Batista personally works on every case to assure his clients receive the highest quality service possible. Mr. Batista looks forward to the satisfaction of helping clients to change their life for the better.
Kevork Adanas
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Fort Lee, NJ Bankruptcy Attorney with 18 years experience
(877) 996-5249 2115 Linwood Avenue
Suite 315
Fort Lee, NJ 07024
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Business, IP and Immigration
Seton Hall University School of Law
Kevork George Adanas was born in Istanbul, Turkey, and moved to the United States at age five. He achieved numerous academic and athletic honors at Providence College and went on to earn his Doctor of Jurisprudence degree from Seton Hall University in the year 2000. His areas of focus throughout his career have included business and corporate law, immigration law and real estate law. After gaining invaluable experience in other respected law firms, Mr. Adanas founded our Fort Lee, New Jersey-based firm in 2005. Ever since, Kevork Adanas P.C. has been a trusted resource for entrepreneurs, business owners and...
Karra Kingston
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Union City , NJ Bankruptcy Attorney
(973) 979-9078 3710 Kennedy Blvd
Union City , NJ 07087
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Collections, Consumer and Foreclosure Defense
Pace Law School
Ms. Kingston began her career as a bankruptcy attorney. She has appeared in front of many federal court judges and has helped many debtors obtain a fresh start. Ms. Kingston understands the complex federal rules for discharging debt. While working as a bankruptcy attorney, Ms. Kingston’s dedication has resulted in settlements of large debts for clients at 20-30 percent of what they owed. She also has dedicated a great deal of her time helping clients facing foreclosure, keep their homes through the process known as Loss Mitigation. Ms. Kingston has won loan modification for her clients both inside and...
Virginia Elizabeth Fortunato
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Hackensack, NJ Bankruptcy Attorney with 15 years experience
(201) 673-5777 One Kinderkamack Road
Hackensack, NJ 07601
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
New England Law | Boston
Ms. Fortunato is happily married with a young son. She enjoys spending time at the Jersey shore. She loves to scrapbook when time permits. She always wanted to be an attorney because she wanted to be able to help people and make a difference in their lives.
Leslie Farber
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Montclair, NJ Bankruptcy Lawyer with 27 years experience
(973) 509-8500 33 Plymouth Street
Suite 204
Montclair, NJ 07042
Bankruptcy, Divorce, Employment and Family
Pace Law School
Leslie A. Farber, Esq. has been practicing law since 1991. She received her undergraduate Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Drew University, and her Law Degree from Pace University School of Law. In law school, she was an editor of the Pace Law Review and participated in Pace's Appellate Litigation Clinic. For the past 20 years, she has represented both individuals and businesses in many areas of litigation in state, federal and municipal courts from initial consultation through discovery, mediation, arbitration, trial and appeal, when necessary. Ms. Farber has lectured and published works in a variety...
Shmuel Klein
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Mahwah, NJ Bankruptcy Attorney with 32 years experience
(845) 425-2510 238 William St., East Orange, NJ
113 Cedarhill Ave
Mahwah, NJ 07430
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Collections, Consumer and Real Estate
Four locations in New Jersey: Mahwah, NJ - 113 Cedarhill Ave 201-529-3411 Jersey City, NJ - 25 Plaza 5, 25th Floor Harborside Financial Center - 201-529-3411 East Orange, NJ - 238 William St - 973-678-1588
Mark J. Scancarella Esq.
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West Caldwell, NJ Bankruptcy Attorney with 5 years experience
(973) 575-8002 33 Clinton Rd
#100
West Caldwell, NJ 07006
Bankruptcy, Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
New York Law School
Edward David Smith
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Clifton, NJ Bankruptcy Lawyer with 23 years experience
(973) 365-2770 1135 Clifton Ave.
Clifton, NJ 07013
Bankruptcy and Business
Tulane University-LA
E. David Smith, Esq., is principal of Smith & Associates, and serves as outside general counsel for US and foreign companies, family enterprises and family offices. Guiding his clients in the creation and growth of their wealth, he positions business entities for growth opportunities and for mitigating risk, including asset preservation. Combining his experience in corporate transactions, capital raising and financing, corporate governance, corporate litigation and intellectual property, he provides strategic guidance, identifies and addresses core issues, and quarterbacks companies’ and family offices’ legal needs. He is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley, and the Tulane University School...
Jay Lloyd Silverberg
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Hackensack, NJ Bankruptcy Attorney with 32 years experience
(201) 252-7000 2 University Plaza Drive
Ste 100 MPB 1026
Hackensack, NJ 07649
Free ConsultationBankruptcy and Business
Jay Silverberg is a seasoned bankruptcy, business and family lawyer. For more information, go to www.lawyernys.com
John Michael Amorison
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Montclair, NJ Bankruptcy Lawyer with 27 years experience
(973) 202-5231 26 Park Place
Suite 2455
Montclair, NJ 07042
Bankruptcy, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Capital University Law School
Steven Robert Lehr
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West Caldwell, NJ Bankruptcy Attorney
(973) 575-8002 33 Clinton Rd
#100
West Caldwell, NJ 07006
Bankruptcy, Estate Planning, Personal Injury and Real Estate
New York University School of Law and American University
Steven Lehr is the principal and founder of LehrLaw, a boutique general practice law firm.
Marc Gary Alster
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Hackensack, NJ Bankruptcy Attorney with 32 years experience
(201) 883-1190 2 University Plaza
Suite 311
Hackensack, NJ 07601
Bankruptcy, Business and Foreclosure Defense
American University
Do you have questions about what is involved in automatic stay provisions? Are you searching for credit counseling and debt education that you can rely on? You should seek out help from a trustworthy and knowledgeable attorney. Come to The Law Office of Marc G. Alster and secure the representation of a lawyer you can trust! When you come to this law firm, a Hackensack bankruptcy attorney can come to your assistance and fight for the resolution that you desire. You can receive professional assistance in making mortgage loan modifications or in going through the Chapter 13 process. Perhaps you...
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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.