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Kevin Howard Buraks

Kevin Howard Buraks

Practice areas:

Debt Collection

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1995

  1. Debt Collection: 100%
    19 years, 1 thousand cases

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Daniel T McGrory

    Kevin is a well-regarded, forthright, attorney in the debt collection legal community. He treats opposing counsel and debtors with respect.

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    Daniel McGrory Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Portnoff Law Associates Ltd
1000 Sandy Hill Rd Ste 150
Norristown, PA, 19401

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NJActive199505/29/2015
PAActive199508/03/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Pro Bono Roll of HonorFirst Judicial District of Pennsylvania2007

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Chair of Litigation and Bankruptcy GroupsPortnoff Law Associates, Ltd.2007 - Present
AttorneyWolf Block Schorr & Solis Cohen1997 - 2007

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Tredyffrin/Easttown School BoardPresident2012 - 2014
Tredyffrin/Easttown School BoardElected Member2009 - Present

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Pennsylvania Borough NewsIncreasing Your Borough's Tax Collections2014
The Authority (PMAA publication)Pennsylvania's Underutilized Collection Law2013
The Authority (PMAA publication)Shutoffs and Setoffs: Five Collection Stategies to Increase Municipal Bankruptcy Collections2010
Pratt's Journal of Bankruptcy LawThe Interplay Between Section 363(f) and Section 365(h): Is Qualitech the Rule or an Anomaly?2007
Pratt's Journal of Bankruptcy LawA Creditor's Guide to Preference Defenses2005
Pratt's Guide to the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005New Risks and Responsibilities for Debtors' Attorneys2005

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Rutgers University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
Haverford CollegePsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1991

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
91st Annual Educational ConferenceBest Debt Collection Practices2013
2013 School Leadership ConferenceAccelerating Real Estate Tax Collections2013
2013 Annual PA Municipal Legal UpdateAccelerating Municipal Collections2013
2013 Annual ConferenceAccelerating and Increasing Municipal Collections2013
2013 Annual ConferenceEffective Municipal Collection Practices2013
GFOA 2012 Annual Statewide ConferenceBest Collection Practices2012
2012 PMAA Board Member TrainingMunicipal Solicitors' Panel2012
CLE PresentationCollecting Delinquent Municipal Claims and Real Estate Taxes2011
Training SessionEffect of Bankruptcy Filings on Collections2010
2010 Annual ConferenceNavigating Through the Heavy Wave of Bankruptcy Filings2010
2009 Annual ConferenceShow Me the Money2009
CLE PresentationHow the Recent Changes to the Bankruptcy Code Impact Family Law2008
CLE presentationBankruptcy Law and Procedure From Start to Finish in Pennsylvania2005