Carmen Dellutri is the Founder, and Managing Partner of The Dellutri Law Group, P.A. He is Board Certified in Consumer bankruptcy law. He is also a Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Court and Family Law Mediator and a Qualified Arbitrator.
He is a graduate of Edison Community College and the University of South Florida. In 1993, he graduated from Loyola University School of Law. While in law school, Mr. Dellutri clerked for the Honorable Charles Ward, Louisiana Fourth District Court of Appeal. Mr. Dellutri was admitted to the New Jersey Bar in 1993 and the New York Bar in 1994. He also received his Master of Laws (LL. M.) degree from Tulane University School of Law in 1994. Mr. Dellutri became a member of The Florida Bar in 1995. After entering private practice, Mr. Dellutri received his Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) degree from Florida Gulf Coast University in 1999.
Mr. Dellutri is licensed to practice in all state courts in Florida and the United States District Courts; Northern, Southern, and Middle Districts of Florida. Mr. Dellutri is also licensed to practice law in United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit and the United States Tax Court. Although Mr. Dellutri is not actively engaged in the practice of law in New Jersey or New York, he is admitted to practice law in all state and federal courts in New Jersey, and all state courts of New York.
Mr. Dellutri began his legal career in a small plaintiff's personal injury firm. He represented individuals for claims involving products liability, wrongful death cases, premises liability, automobile and tractor trailer negligence. As the firm expanded, Mr. Dellutri was given the added responsibility of handling consumer bankruptcy cases. In early 1998, Mr. Dellutri started the Law Offices of Carmen Dellutri, P.A.
The Law Offices of Carmen Dellutri, P.A. evolved into The Dellutri Law Group, P.A. as the firm grew from a little office in downtown Fort Myers to our four (4) offices today. Mr. Dellutri actively litigates cases involving catastrophic injuries and wrongful death on behalf of the victims. Additionally, the firm represents consumers in all forms of bankruptcy litigation. Mr. Dellutri is one of the founding members of the Bankruptcy Law Network and its affiliated websites.
Mr. Dellutri is also a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI), the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys (NACBA), the National Association of Consumer Advocates (NACA), the National Association of Chapter 13 Trustees the Florida Justice Association (FJA), the Association of Trial Lawyers of America (ATLA), the American Bar Association (ABA).
Mr. Dellutri encourages each member of the firm to be active in the community. Last year, the firm supported many charitable and civic causes by donating time and much needed capital to our community. Mr. Dellutri and the other attorneys in the firm routinely speak to students and civic groups of all ages about various issues.
LL.M., Tulane University School of Law, 1994
J.D., Loyola University School of Law, 1993
M.B.A, Florida Gulf Coast University, 1999
B.A., University of South Florida, 1990
JURISDICTIONS ADMITTED TO PRACTICE
United States Court of Appeals - Eleventh Circuit, 1996
United States District Court, Middle District of Florida, 1995
United States District Court, Southern DIstrict of Florida, 2000
United States District Court, Northern District of Florida, 2000
United States District Court, District of New Jersey, 1993
United States Tax Court , 1999
PROFESSIONAL & BAR ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIPS
New Jersey Bar Association
Member Since: 1993
New York Bar Association
Member Since: 1994
Florida Bar Association
Member Since: 1995
American Bankruptcy Institute
Member Since: 2000
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy (NACBA)
Member Since: 1998
National Association of Consumer Advocates (NACA)
Member Since: 2002
Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers (AFTL)
Member Since: 1995
Association of Trial Lawyers of America (ATLA)
Member Since: 1995
Florida Justice Association (FJA)
Member Since: 1995
American Bar Association (ABA)
FEATURED PRO BONO ACTIVITIES
Florida Rural Legal - Assisting Farm Workers with consumer law issues.
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|FL||Member in Good Standing||1995||09/08/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Florida Rural Pro Bono Award||Florida Rural Legal Services||2009|
|Founder & Managing Partner||Dellutri Law Group||1998 - Present|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Bankruptcy Law Network||Founding Member||2006 - Present|
|American Bankruptcy Institute||Member||N/A|
|National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys||Member||N/A|
|National Association of Consumer Advocates||Member||N/A|
|Florida Justice Association||Member||N/A|
|Association of Trial Lawyers of America||Member||N/A|
|In re Vandenbosch||Bankruptcy Court Reversed|
|Gann v. BAC Home Loan Sev'g||Florida Second District Court of Appeals reversed the lower court's decision and ruled that the billing statements were, in fact, attempts to collect debt by the mortgage servicer/bank.|
|Davis v. NCO FIN. Sys.||Federal Court recognized that the two actions sought different kinds of relief, and the plaintiff could maintain both actions despite the fact that they arose out of the same conduct.|
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|459 B.R. 140 2011||In Re Vandenbosch||N/A|
|436 B.R. 739 2010||In Re Potgieter||N/A|
|435 B.R. 727 2010||In Re Visintainer||N/A|
|418 B.R. 432 2009||In Re Haley||N/A|
|392 B.R. 882||In Re Williams||N/A|
|Florida Gulf Coast University||Masters of Business Administration||N/A||1999|
|Tulane University||Masters of Law||LL.M.||1994|
|Loyola University New Orleans School of Law||Law||J.D.||1993|
|University of South Florida||N/A||B.A.||1990|