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Deborah Gwen Roher

Deborah Gwen Roher

Practice areas:

Bankruptcy & Debt, Lemon Law, Employment & Labor, Debt & Lending Agreements, Credit Repair

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1988

  1. Bankruptcy & Debt: 40%
  2. Credit Repair: 10%
  3. Debt & Lending Agreements: 10%
  4. Employment & Labor: 10%
  5. Lemon Law: 10%



Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (15 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Ronald Lee Burdge

    I have known Deborah for over a decade. She has a sound grasp of fraud principles and law and cares about her clients and doing the best job possible to get them the best result possible as quickly as possible. If you have a car sales fraud or other Consumer Law problem and her office is anywhere near you, I recommend you call her for advice and help.


    Ronald Burdge Lemon Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Philip W. Mason

    Attorney Deborah Gwen Roher is a practical, knowledgeable, and articulate advocate with substantial legal experience. She clearly represents her clients with passion, commitment, and professional acumen. It is a pleasure to endorse attorney Roher.


    Philip Mason Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

56 North Main Street, #413
P. O. Box 2984
Fall River, MA, 02722



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Pro bono recognitionU.S. Bankruptcy Court District of Massachusetts2014
State Advocate LeaderNational Assn of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys2013
Pro Bono Publico AwardNew Center for Legal Advocacy & Bristol Co. Bar Assn.2011
President's AwardUnited Labor Council of Greater Fall River1998

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
solo practitionerDeborah G. Roher, Attorney at Law2000 - Present
staff attorneySoutheastern Mass. Legal Assistance Corp. (now SCCLS)1987 - 2000
staff attorneyNortheast Kentucky Legal Services1981 - 1987

Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneysmember2009 - Present
National Association of Consumer Advocatesmember2005 - Present
Coalition for Social JusticeClerk and founding member1995 - Present
National Lawyers Guildmember1980 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Messer v. Curcifavorable, following a companion case from Illinois

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Publication NameTitleDate
blog"Know Your Rights, Credit-Wise"2011
Fall River Herald-News 1990 until"Know Your Rights"2005

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Antioch School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1980
Yale UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1975

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Pro Bono TrainingBankruptcy2013
Monthly clinicSurviving and Managing Debt/ Bankrutpcy BasicsN/A