Elias Leonard Dsouza

Elias Leonard Dsouza

Bankruptcy Attorney

Plantation, FL

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1.0

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This lawyer has been disciplined by a state licensing authority.

Languages

Urdu , Hindi

Answers and Advice

48 questions answered.

About Me

Attorney Elias Leonard Dsouza concentrates his practice on Bankruptcy [Chapter 7, 13 11,] Foreclosure Defense, Defense of Credit Card Lawsuits, Credit Restoration, and Debt Settlement Credit Counseling. Our office also handles complex Civil Litigation, Business Corporate Transactions Litigation, Employment Law, Collections, Creditor representation, Real estate transactions, Personal Injury,...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Fees

Fixed (Always)

Client Reviews

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Review for a hardworking lawyer

Posted by: a Bankruptcy client 11 months ago.

Earlier this year ,I got the most devastating news from my mortgage holder, they were going to foreclose on my home. Literally the day before the...

Caring and highly professional

Posted by: Marie over 1 year ago.

Mr. Dsouza and his staff have been wonderfully helpful, knowledgeable, and available to answer any questions and concerns I’ve had during a difficult...
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Endorsements

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Dolores X San Giorgio
Dolores San Giorgio

Coral Springs, FL

10 months ago

Relationship: Friend

I endorse this lawyer.
Yana V Shaw
Yana Shaw

Boca Raton, FL

11 months ago

Relationship: Other

I endorse Mr. Dsouza. Attorney Dsouza has a solid track record, his clients like him, other attorneys respect him, and his answers to questions at...
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Résumé

License

2000 License Status: Member in Good Standing for the state of Florida.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/14/2014

2 Citations found

In 2011 this lawyer was disciplined for professional misconduct by the state of Florida.

Citation type: Suspension

Suspension means an attorney lost his or her license to practice law for a period of time. The attorney typically returns to practicing law when the suspension expires.

Elias’s comment:

None of my Client's rights and remedies were jeopardized by my actions or non-actions in this matter. It was prudent for me to accept a disciplinary action and resolve the matter with the Florida Bar... more

In 2007 this lawyer was disciplined for professional misconduct by the state of Florida.

Citation type: Public Reprimand

Public reprimand means the attorney did something wrong but may still practice law. The Bar warns the lawyer in hopes that he or she will not repeat the behavior. Details of the infraction are made part of the public record.

Elias’s comment:

None of my Client's rights and remedies were jeopardized by my actions or non-actions in this matter. It was prudent for me to accept a disciplinary action and resolve the matter with the Florida Bar... more

Work Experience

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2003 – present

Dsouza Law Group, P.A.

Education

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1999 in Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor

Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law Center

Awards

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2007 Pro Bono Attorney of the Year

Legal Aid of Broward County, Florida

Associations

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2013- present Member

Rotary Club of Plantation