Michael L Detzky

Michael L Detzky

Bankruptcy Attorney
Freehold, NJ




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795 questions answered.

About Me

Michael L. Detzky has been representing individuals and business in bankruptcy for over thirty years. He served as a member of the private panel of Chapter 7 bankruptcy trustees in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey in Trenton for over 15 years and lectures extensively on bankruptcy issues for the New Jersey Institute for Continuing legal education and the U.S. Navy. He has...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check


Fixed (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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Best Lawyer in my whole life

Posted by: Richard about 4 years ago.

I never had a good lawyer in my life that actually worked for ME and not my money. Michael Detzky Is the BEST LAWYER I ever had by far. He went out...

Saved my life

Posted by: Bobby over 4 years ago.

I had just been laid off from work and was drowning in debt. I couldn't sleep and was terrified to answer the phone cause I didn't want to be...
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Showing 2 of 14 peer endorsements

H. Scott Aalsberg
H. Aalsberg

East Brunswick, NJ

5 days ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Michael he is simply a Great Lawyer.
Allen Ian Gorski
Allen Gorski

Hamilton, NJ

3 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I have known Michael for over 25 years. He is well respected in the NJ Bankruptcy community as an extremely smart and extremely practical guy. We...
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1978 License Status: Active for the state of New Jersey.
Last updated by Avvo: 11/30/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2014 – present

Detzky Hunter & DeFillippo, LLC


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1978 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey School of Law - Newark (S.I. Newhouse Center for Law & Justice)


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2014 Super Lawyers for Consumer Bankruptcy

Thomson Reuters


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2010- 2011 Past Chair

Immigration Law Section-New Jersey State Bar Association

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Showing 1 of 1 publication

2010 Trends in Consumer Bankruptcy Filings

Aspatore Book publication

Speaking Engagements

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2014 Law Practice Management

at Young Lawyers Symposium

2014 Bankruptcy Basics

at New Jersey Law Center

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