I am interested in representing clients, including lawyers, law firms, and businesses in contract positions, other litigation and general law.
I have been licensed to practice law before the Following Courts: November 1, 1982, Supreme Court of Illinois, #6183126, Cook County, IL #52835, DuPage County, IL #10575; December 6, 1982, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, and U.S. District Courts for the: December 16, 1982; General bar, Northern District of Illinois , February 1, 1990, Trial bar, January 6, 1986, Eastern District of Wisconsin, February 14, 1986, Northern District of Indiana, May 18, 1994, Southern District of Indiana and May 10, 1995, Central District of Illinois. At various times I have been a member of the American Bar Association and the American Trial Lawyers Association, and a quite active member of other national, Illinois and local bar, government professional and union organizations.
I have had a consumer bankruptcy practice for about 30 years now.
Specialties: I currently concentrate my law practice in representing consumers in foreclosure and eviction defense cases, but I have recently represented debtors filing chapter seven or thirteen bankruptcies in Hammond, Indianapolis and Chicago. I have also represented chapter seven, thirteen and eleven creditors, and would be happy to discuss other opportunities, as well.
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Indiana University: B.A., Religious Studies and History Double Major 1974
Illinois Institute of Technology/Chicago-Kent College of Law: J.D., Law 1978
- American Bar Association
- Corporate Training