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Bankruptcy Attorneys, Consumer Advocate Lawyers and Estate Planning Attorneys

We fight for consumer’s rights. We work with our clients to get the legal help they need and we understand hiring an attorney can be difficult. We are also very familiar with the financial problems you may be facing. Bankruptcy is debt solution that has helped millions of Americans throughout the Country. At Wajda & Associates, our attorneys know your rights and have the tools to help eliminate your financial problems. We can potentially help you get the fresh start you need financially with a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy to eliminate your debt or a Chapter 13 Bankruptcy.

We’re devoted to our clients and provide compassionate guidance to understand the legal process and put a stop to creditor harassment, wage garnishment, foreclosure, medical bills and credit card debt.

Learn more about our staff and attorneys. Contact Wajda & Associates today.

As personal lawyers, Wajda & Associates welcomes open communication with our future, current, and past clients. In fact, you never have to be afraid to call or email with any type of question. Everything we do is billed on a flat-fee basis, agreed to in advance, so there are no surprises. As your personal lawyers, we want to get to know you, and provide you with specific guidance and information that will benefit you, your family, and/or your business.

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Meet Our Team

NICHOLAS M. WAJDA

NICHOLAS M. WAJDA

Managing Partner

Attorney Nicholas Wajda is a bankruptcy and estate planning lawyer and has filed over 5,000 successful bankruptcy cases, helped countless others with debt issues and has built a reputable practice serving clients all over California and Nevada.

 214-396-6008

Michael Reid

MICHAEL REID

Partner

Attorney Michael Reid is a California bankruptcy attorney and an estate planning lawyer. He has built his practice by offering clients effective and innovative legal solutions and approach helps each client relationship with compassion and integrity.

 619-345-4626

Isaac Bressler

ISAAC BRESSLER

Attorney

Attorney Isaac Bressler received his Juris Doctorate from Saint Louis University School of Law in 2013, and his Bachelor’s of Arts in Accounting from Hillsdale College in 2009. Isaac is licensed to practice law in Missouri.

Dominic Pontello

DOMINIC PONTELLO

Attorney

Attorney Dominic Pontello received his Juris Doctorate from University of Missouri’s School of Law in 2008, and his Bachelor’s of Arts in Economics from the University of Wisconsin in 2004.

Lindsay Kyser

Lindsay Kyser

Associate Attorney

Lindsay Kyser is an associate attorney at Wajda Law Group, APC, where she represents debtors in consumer bankruptcy matters.  She was born and raised south of Boston, Massachusetts and attended Suffolk University Law School while working full time as a bankruptcy paralegal.

C Ryan Violette

C. Ryan Violette

Associate Attorney

C. Ryan Violette is an Associate Attorney located in Sarasota, where he focuses his practice in the areas of general civil litigation trials and appeals; contract and business law; bankruptcy law, including Chapter 7, 11 and 13 filings

Russell C. Skousen

Russell C. Skousen

Attorney

Russell C. Skousen was born in Fontana, California in 1962. In 1988, Mr Skousen received his B.A. degree, cum laude, in Political Science from Brigham Young University.

Jennifer Hinds

Jennifer Hinds

Attorney

Jennifer Hinds is an Associate Attorney located in Austin, Texas. Jennifer joined the Wajda Law Group where she represents debtors in consumer bankruptcy matters.

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John Avery

Attorney

John was born and raised on a diversified family farming/ranching operation in Southern Idaho. He graduated from Bonneville High School in 1969.

carissa rasch

Carissa Rasch

Attorney

Carissa is an Associate Attorney at Wajda & Associates. She has extensive litigation experience in both state and federal court. Carissa represents bankruptcy clients in Illinois and surrounding states.

Travis Deane

Travis Deane

Attorney

A native of St. Petersburg, FL, Travis received his law degree from Florida State University College of Law. After law school, Travis moved to California, currently residing in Ocean Beach. Before joining Recovery Law Group/Wajda & Associates Travis spent 4 years practicing bankruptcy and assisting people with significant tax debt.

Anthony O. Mikhail

Anthony O. Mikhail

Attorney

Anthony O. Mikhail has dedicated his law practice to plaintiff and consumer advocacy. As former managing attorney at one of the largest consumer firms in the country, Mr. Mikhail has zealously fought for his clients.

Brian Caron

Brian Caron

Attorney

Brian Caron is an Associate Attorney at Wajda & Associates. He has significant practical experience representing both individuals as well as corporations in a wide variety of legal matters, including consumer bankruptcy

Peter J. “Pete” Mulcahy

Peter J. “Pete” Mulcahy

Attorney

Pete is a well-respected Senior Counsel and Manager with almost 20 years of in-house and law firm experience as a bankruptcy law expert.

Eric Nwaubani” Mulcahy

Eric Nwaubani

Attorney

Eric Nwaubani is an experienced bankruptcy attorney, and represents individuals and businesses seeking relief in bankruptcy.

D’Marcos P. Devine

D’Marcos P. Devine

Attorney

D’Marcos P. Devine received his undergraduate degree from the University of New Mexico in 2013, then pursued a Juris Doctor degree from the University of New Mexico School of Law, graduating in 2017.

Amir Mian

Amir Mian

Attorney

Amir Mian is a bankruptcy attorney with Recovery Law Group. Amir graduated from Central Connecticut State University with an B.A. in Political Science and the Massachusetts School of Law with a J.D.

Anthony Montoya

Anthony Montoya

Attorney

Mr. Montoya graduated from the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University in 2002. Mr. Montoya has 17 years of experience in various areas of law including consumer bankruptcy. Mr. Montoya speaks Spanish and is also licensed in New York.

Peri Tobin

Peri Tobin

Associate Attorney

Peri Tobin is an associate attorney located in the Seattle, WA area. She works with the Wajda Law Group representing clients in consumer bankruptcy matters.

Susa Llafferty

Susan Lafferty

Associate Attorney

Susan Lafferty is an associate attorney located in Nashville, TN.  Since founding Lafferty Law Firm, Inc. in 2011, Susan has helped Middle Tennesseans resolve financial problems.

Elizabeth Inije

Elizabeth Inije

Attorney

Elizabeth Inije “Charlene” is a Bankruptcy Attorney with Recovery Law Group. She fell in love with the concept of helping others take control of their financial situation.

William Frank

William Frank

Bankruptcy Attorney

Attorney William Frank received his Juris Doctor from Charleston School of Law. He is licensed to practice in Oklahoma and his areas of practice include Bankruptcy and Family Law.

Matthew Nash

Matthew Nash

Bankruptcy Attorney

Matthew Nash has been serving clients in bankruptcy in Georgia for the last 10 years. The last nine years were spent with Jeff Field & Associates where Matt efficiently represented clients in all aspects of bankruptcy filings for both Chapter 7 and 13 cases.

Andrew D. Brown

Andrew D. Brown

Bankruptcy Attorney

Andrew D. Brown is a Bankruptcy Attorney with Recovery Law Group.  Andrew received his Juris Doctorate from the University of South Carolina School of Law in 2014.

Grover C. Peters

Grover C. Peters

Bankruptcy Attorney

In addition to Bankruptcy law, Pete has an established practice specializing in the areas of Healthcare Law, Business Law, Estate Planning and Probate.

(855) 950-2172 Ext. 101

(509) 530-2417

keith

Keith Minkin

Bankruptcy Attorney

Keith Minkin is an expert in Legal Research and has over three(3) years of experience with Legal Document Review in both Federal and State litigation.

Chris Anderson

Chris Anderson

Bankruptcy Attorney

Chris Anderson has a passion for serving individuals and families facing financial difficulty by obtaining an in-depth understanding his clients’ unique situations and formulating a plan to best serve their needs.

Samantha Howard

Samantha A. Howard

Bankruptcy Attorney

Samantha is a Member of Wajda & Associates. She has extensive litigation experience in both state and federal court.

Carlos C. Alsina

Carlos C. Alsina

Bankruptcy Attorney

Carlos C. Alsina has devoted most of his 15 years of practice to representing consumers in bankruptcy proceedings and consumer protection litigation.

Rebecca Megel

Rebecca Megel

Bankruptcy Attorney

Grew up in the Washington, DC Metro area and received her law degree from The George Mason University School of Law (now Antonin Scalia Law School).

Kimberly Cooper

Kimberly Cooper

Bankruptcy Attorney

Kimberly is licensed to practice law in both Oregon and Oklahoma. Her 15+ years of practicing law includes 5 years of experience working bankruptcies and litigating adversary proceedings.

James R. McDaniel

James R. McDaniel

Attorney

Practicing in New Hampshire, Maine and Michigan, James has focused in the areas of Bankruptcy, Criminal Defense and Family Law, primarily.

310-997-0471

Dequeshia Prude-Wheeler

Dequeshia Prude-Wheeler

Bankruptcy Attorney

Dequeshia Prude-Wheeler is a licensed Bankruptcy Attorney and Partner with Recovery Law Group.

Garrett Elias

Garrett Elias

Attorney

Garrett is a graduate of Rutgers University School of Law, where he was a member of the school’s trial advocacy team, and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in History and Politics from New York University.

Arij Syed

Arij Syed

Attorney

Attorney Arij Syed received his Juris Doctorate from Rutgers Law School in 2017 and his Bachelor’s of Arts in History and Political Science from Kean University in 2013.

Arlene Potash

Arlene Potash

Attorney

Arlene has spent almost all of her working career working in law offices prior to attending law school.

Karen Lusis

Karen Lusis

Attorney

Karen Lusis graduated cum laude from Thomas Jefferson School of Law, where she served as Managing Editor of the Thomas Jefferson Law Review.

William Medford

William Medford

Attorney

Attorney William L. Medford received his Juris Doctorate in 1996 from Baylor University School of Law. While at Baylor, William participated in moot court and mock trials.

Holly Henson

Holly Henson

Attorney

Holly graduated from Seattle University School of Law. Holly attended undergrad at University of Washington and received her Business degree with a double major in Accounting and Information Systems.

William Sandel

William Sandel

Attorney

William graduated with honors from the University of Richmond T.C. Williams School of Law in Richmond VA. His undergraduate degrees in political science and international relations were earned at Virginia Commonwealth University.

James Lisowski Sr

James Lisowski Sr

Attorney

James Lisowski has been a practicing bankruptcy attorney for over 30 years. For 12 years, he was a United States Panel Bankruptcy Trustee in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Justin Cloar

Justin Cloar

Attorney

Justin was born and raised in Arkansas and currently practices in Little Rock. He received his B.S.B.A. in Economics from the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville in 1996.

John A Meyer III

John A Meyer III

Attorney

John A Meyer III graduated from the Charleston School of law at the age of 22. Where he then went to work at Blackbaud as part of the corporate legal team.

William Joseph Virgil Barr

William Joseph Virgil Barr

Attorney

William Joseph Virgil Barr or known by his family and friends as “Virgil” is a native South Carolinian brought up and raised in the tobacco fields of the Carolina Low Country.

Elle Soros

Elle Soros

Attorney

Stella Sorovigas who goes professionally by, Elle Soros, has a Law degree from Western Michigan University-Cooley Law School, in Lansing, MI; an MBA from the University of MI-Flint, in Flint, MI; a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration-Accounting from the University of RI, in Kingston, RI; and an Associate of Science from Ventura College, in Ventura, CA.

D. David Parr, Jr.

D. David Parr, Jr.

Attorney

Mr. Parr received his Juris Doctor from the University of Virginia School of Law in 1999. He then began his career at a large law firm in Washington, D.C., later working with major international law firms in Richmond, VA, and New York City.

Keidra Burrell

Keidra Burrell

Attorney

Keidra Burrell, a practicing attorney and business owner, is a native of New Orleans and resides in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. Burrell is a graduate of the University of Miami, Florida, with a Bachelors of Art degree in International Science with a Spanish concentration and Political Science.

Thomas Denny

Thomas Denny

Attorney

Thomas Denny is a reputable New York state attorney who focuses on consumer bankruptcy law and foreclosure defense. He has extensive experience working with consumer debtors and homeowners.

Stephanie Sheppard

Stephanie Sheppard

Attorney

Stephanie assist’s clients in resolving their financial issues utilizing Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 of the U. S. Bankruptcy Code. Stephanie also helps clients with student loans issues, both federal or private.

Desirae Bedford

Desirae Bedford

Attorney

Desirae Bedford-Rochelle is the Midwest Regional Managing Partner. She has extensive Consumer Bankruptcy and Foreclosure Defense experience.

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