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Peter R Kaplan

also known as Peter Kaplan

About Me


During the past 20  years, Attorney Peter Kaplan and his team have successfully assisted thousands of consumers and small business owners to overcome serious financial problems and achieve an economic "Fresh Start."  Attorney Kaplan and his team concentrate in various areas, including Bankruptcy, Debt Settlement, Loan Modification, Foreclosure Prevention, Foreclosure Defense and Predatory Lending Litigation. "There is no cookie cutter approach to resolving debt. Each case must be individually analyzed to determine which tools to use so that we can achieve the best result for our client. " Call for a free consultation, or make an appointment to see us at one of two convenient locations: on the North Shore, at Salem MA, or  closer  to Boston, in Allston MA.  Law Office of Peter R. Kaplan is a "Federally designated Debt Relief Agency."




Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice Areas


  1. Bankruptcy & Debt: 40%
    22 years
  2. Foreclosure: 20%
    22 years
  3. Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: 20%
    22 years
  4. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: 20%
    22 years



Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • William J. Barabino

    I endorse this lawyer.


    William Barabino Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Herbert Weinberg

    I strongly endorse this lawyer. Peter is one of the best personal bankruptcy lawyers in the North Shore. Whenever I see Peter's name as counsel to a debtor , I know a experienced bright attorney not only has done a top notch job but he will work hard to get his client the best possible result.


    Herbert Weinberg Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

60 Washington Street
Suite 305
Salem, MA, 01970



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
"Board Certified " Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneyAmerican Board of Certification2011
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
CEO. Board Certified Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneyLaw Office of Peter R. Kaplan, P.C.1993 - Present
Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMemberN/A
American Bankruptcy InstituteMemberN/A
Publication NameTitleDate
Lorman Education Services publicationCollection Law In Massachusetts2002
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Suffolk University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
Tufts UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Bankruptcy Basics for AccountantsPirmer for Chapter 7 & 13 for CPA2009
Collection Law In MassachusettsBankruptcy - An Overview of General Concepts2002