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Stephen M. Dunne

Stephen M. Dunne

Practice areas:

Bankruptcy & Debt

About Me

Philadelphia bankruptcy lawyer helping people in financial trouble see the light at the end of the tunnel by stopping debt collection harassment, during and after Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy.


Specialties:  Chapter 7 bankruptcy; Chapter 13 bankruptcy; sue debt collectors for harassment and violations of the Fair Debt Collection Practice Act, Fair Credit Reporting Act, and related consumer protection laws.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2008

  1. Bankruptcy & Debt: 100%
    7 years



Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

17 total 

  • Jay Steven Lowenthal

    It is my pleasure to endorse this lawyer. Stephen is a superb bankruptcy attorney who sincerely cares about the people he serves. Both knowledgeable and personable - he is a great choice.


    Jay Lowenthal Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Dmitriy Shakhnevich

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Dmitriy Shakhnevich Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Other

Contact Info

Dunne Law Offices, P.C.

600 West Germantown Pike
Plymouth Meeting Exec. Campus, Ste 400
Plymouth Meeting, PA, 19462

Dunne Law Offices, P.C.

Two Bala Plaza, Suite 300
Bala Cynwyd, PA, 19004

Dunne Law Offices, P.C.

102 Pickering Way, Suite 200
Exton, PA, 19341





Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top Attorneys in Pennsylvania - Rising StarsPhiladelphia Magazine2013
2013 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers ListSuper Lawyers Magazine2013
2013 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Rising Stars ListSuper Lawyers Magazine2013
Top Lawyers 2012Main Line Today magazine2012
Pennsylvania Outstanding Young LawyerPhiladelphia Magazine2012
2012 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Rising StarsSuper Lawyers2012
2012 Pennsylvania Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2012
Certificate of Recognition from Philadelphia VIPPhiladelphia VIP2010
Accredited Veterans Service RepresentativeDepartment of Veterans Affairs2010
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 - Client Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2010
2009 Pro Bono Attorney AwardPhiladelphia Bar Association2010
CALI Securities Regulation ScholarshipCALI2004

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Volunteer Bankruptcy AttorneyPhiladelphia Consumer Bankruptcy Project2009 - 2011
ArbitratorPhiladelphia Arbitration Center2009 - Present
Managing PartnerDunne Law Offices, P.C.2008 - Present
SergeantUnited States Army1997 - 2003


Association NamePosition NameDuration
The National Association of Consumer AdvocatesMember2012 - Present
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2009 - Present
Philadelphia Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Philadelphia Bar Association, Business Law SectionMember2009 - Present
Philadelphia Bar Association, Criminal Justice SectionMember2009 - Present
American Bar Association, Business Law SectionMember2009 - Present
American Bar Association, Real Property, Trust and Estate Law SectionMember2009 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Chapter 7 Bankruptcy CaseOver $25,0000.00 of Credit Card Debt Discharged
Consumer Bankruptcy CaseOver $39,0000.00 of Credit Card Debt Discharged.
Chapter 7 Bankruptcy CaseOver $500,000 of debt discharged in Chapter 7

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Publication NameTitleDate
Philadelphia Daily NewsThe tale of the bankruptcies2010
Philadelphia Daily NewsThe tale of the bankruptcies2010
Dunne Law Offices, P.C.Best Philadelphia Bankruptcy Attorney2010
Dunne Law Offices, P.C.The Philadelphia Bankruptcy Attorney2010
Dunne Law Offices BlogBankruptcy Law2009
Dunne Law Offices, P.C.Philadelphia Bankruptcy Attorney2009


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
New England School of LawLawJuris Doctor2005
Pennsylvania State UniversityAdministration of JusticeBachelor of Science1999

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Estate PlanningEstate Planning2010
Living Well in PhiladelphiaLiving Will's2009
Environmental Action CommitteeEnvironmental Consciousness In Philadelphia2009