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Richard Halsey Nemeth

Richard Halsey Nemeth

Practice areas:

Bankruptcy / Chapter 7, Bankruptcy / Chapter 13, Bankruptcy / Chapter 11

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1984

  1. Bankruptcy / Chapter 7: 50%
    29 years
  2. Bankruptcy / Chapter 13: 40%
    29 years
  3. Bankruptcy / Chapter 11: 10%
    27 years

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Barbara Freda Andelman

    I endorse this lawyer. He is dedicated to his clients and to achieving the very best results in their cases. He is extremely knowledgeable and his guidance is often sought out by colleagues who are dealing with difficult issues in their cases.


    Barbara Andelman
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Steven Marlow Palmer

    Richard is one of the leaders in the Chapter 13 community in Northern Ohio. He works intelligently and diligently for his clients and is a great source of novel legal theories for the bar. I endorse this attorney.


    Steven Palmer Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Nemeth & Associates, LLC

526 Superior Avenue NE
Suite 1120
Cleveland, OH, 44114-1410




Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Hammes-Schulman Award for Excellence in Legislative AdvocacyNational Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys2013
Member of the MonthNational Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys2008

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing memberNemeth & Associates, LLC2013 - Present
Co-managing MemberNemeth & Barrett, LLC2011 - 2013
PrincipalNemeth & Associates Co., LPA1986 - 2011
General CounselRoyal Petroleum Properties, Inc.1984 - 1996


Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysState Chair, ND Ohio2007 - Present


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Cleveland State UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor1984
Case Western Reserve UniversityGeological ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1978

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Real Estate Section MeetingLien Stripping in Bankruptcy2013
Members Only Fall WorkshopEarly Detection of Problem Bankruptcy Cases2013
9 Problems in Bankruptcy CasesDealing with a Business and Commercial Real Estate in Bankruptcy2013
9 Problems in Bankruptcy CasesHandling Tax Claims in Bankruptcy2013